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Envision Conference scheduled for September 2015

By William Bowman - Posted on 22 July 2015

From Envision:

Program Highlights Grand Hyatt
Denver, Colorado
September 9-12, 2015

Acquired Monocular Blindness: Low Vision or Not?
Lauren Hoffman, OD; Maggie Edmunds, MSW, CLVT.
This presentation will discuss acquired monocular blindness in the context of low vision rehabilitation. Various aspects associated with monocular blindness will be addressed with a specific emphasis on functional deficits experienced by these patients. A brief review of the literature on this topic will be provided.

Clinical Research on the Occupational Lives of Individuals with Visual Impairment. Julie Nastasi, ScD, OTD, OTR/L, SCLV, FAOTA.
The occupational lives of individuals with visual impairment reveal adaptation to a world clearly processed through vision. Through a collective case study, the researcher collected and analyzed data on the occupational lives of three individuals with visual impairment.

Vision Impairment, Its Effect on Social Skills and Social Behavior: What Parents Say. Carolyn Palmer, PhD.
This presentation examines the perceptions of parents of young people with vision impairment regarding their children’s social skills and social behavior. Parents completed a social skills survey of 20 questions which required them to report how their children interact with others, cooperate with and support peers, disrupt groups, and lead, mix with, or are rejected by peers.

Obtain the CEUs you need. More than 90 hours of clinical education and research sessions to choose from. Multidisciplinary tracks for everyone. Check out Sessions & Events online.

Full conference registration includes conference sessions, plenary, breakfasts, lunches, exhibits, Thursday evening reception and a Friday night anniversary celebration event.

Don't miss the Research Proposal and Competition Workshop - Saturday September 12, 10:00 am-12 pm!

Stay with us at the Grand Hyatt Denver and you will be entered to win your stay FREE!* A dedicated website is available to make your reservations online. Only $179/night. Click here to be redirected to the Grand Hyatt Denver booking website.

*Some restrictions apply. Stay includes single or double occupancy roo accommodation at the Grand Hyatt Denver, for up to 4 nights only. Does not include meals, room movies, telephone calls, other hotel accommodations, transportation, valet parking, parking or other expenses. For more information call 316-440-1515 or email

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