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Learning Disabilities Information

Learning Disabilities Resource List for Parents book coverLearning Disabilities Resource List for Parents

12 page booklet - 5.5 x 8.5 inches
The booklet lists informational websites, reading programs, articles, on-line information, books and more. The pediatric ophthalmologist may want to highlight a few resources in the handbook that might be most helpful for the individual family and/or make a hard copy of one of these articles to give to the family in addition.


Cover of A Parent's Guide to Dyslexia bookA Parent's Guide to Dyslexia

36 page book - 8.5 x 11 inches
The book provides families with detailed comprehensive information on how we read, dyslexia, dyslexia and vision, the diagnosis and treatment of dyslexia, understanding and navigating the educational system, the roles of the parent, teacher, pediatrician and pediatric ophthalmologist, the pediatric ophthalmic examination, vision therapy, tinted lenses, informational resources and more.


Image of Dyslexia - For KidsDyslexia - For Kids

2 sided informational card for your brochure rack
Designed for kids and parents.


Cover of Learning Disabilities and Dyslexia Brochure BookLearning Disabilities and Dyslexia

8 page brochure
This brochure touches on the topics of learning disabilities, dyslexia, signs of dyslexia, dyslexia and vision, and the diagnosis and treatment of dyslexia.


booklet coverDyslexia Quick Facts 

2 sided informational card for your brochure rack

Available for Purchase

The issue of "Dyslexia and Vision" is highlighted in every item.

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Each Learning Disabilities item includes useful information for families including discussion on the definition, signs, diagnosis and treatment of dyslexia in increasing amounts of detail, so that every family can get the desired amount of information.

*Please note if shipping Internationally additional shipping fees will apply.


Vision Screening Tutorial

Resources for School Nurses

AAPOS has proudly partnered with the National Association of School Nurses (NASN) to develop resources to promote school vision screening and to disseminate information about common eye diseases in children.

Kathy Lee, MD developed a Vision Screening Tutorial for the AAO's Leadership Development Program. The video is designed as a resource for school nurses about how to screen vision, the best practices in school vision screening and why it's important.


Member Mailing Labels

Review of Mailer

The American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS) is comprised of approximately 1700+ members residing in the United States and abroad. Mailing label lists are available for purchase on a one-time usage basis and does not include email addresses.

A sample of the intended mailer must be approved by AAPOS prior to release of the mailing label list. The sample mailer must be included with the order. An AAPOS staff member will contact you if there are any concerns regarding the mailer.

Timeline

A excel file of the mailing addresses are typically sent within one week to the indicated email address. A sample mailer and payment must be received prior to receiving the file of mailing addresses.

Included in the tutorial:

  • Rationale for effective school vision screening
  • Information regarding refractive errors, amblyopia and strabismus
  • Elements of a successful screening program
  • Pearls and pitfalls of traditional vision screening
  • Examples of preferred and non-preferred charts
  • Demonstration of the proper use of objective vision screening devices (ie photo-refractors)
  • Presentation of other elements of vision screening including color, stereo-acuity and near vision
  • Effective screening of special needs children is illustrated

Cost

Payment must be received prior to shipment of the order. There is no price reduction for partial orders.

  • $200/per set – Non- or Not-for-Profit
  • $800/per set – For Profit

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AAPOS Members - Mailing addresses will be provided to AAPOS members at no cost for use in practice announcements, studies or general information (approval is required).

Questions regarding this information should be directed to Jennifer Hull or call 415-561-8505.


AAPOS's e-files are licensed for one time use. Any other or additional use constitutes copyright infringement.