About Lynn Hellerstein

A pioneer in vision therapy and developmental optometry, for more than 30 years Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, has helped thousands of children and adults improve their vision and transform their lives — at home, in the classroom and on the sports field. Founder and co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, Dr. Lynn Hellerstein is the author of an award-winning book series, SEE IT. SAY IT. DO IT! Dynamic and engaging, Dr. Hellerstein is a popular speaker nationally and internationally.

Author Archive | Lynn Hellerstein

2064

Home-Based Therapy for Convergence Insufficiency-NOT EFFECTIVE!

Insurance companies, Like Anthem, are refusing to pay for vision therapy for the diagnosis of convergence insufficiency. Anthem wants 12 weeks of home-based vision therapy documented (pencil push-ups) before they will consider in-office treatment. This is ridiculous! See letter below to insurance companies:

Read full story · Comments { 0 }
Lynn-CGT 2017

A Life of Expecting Miracles

Our vision does not limit us. We limit our vision with our beliefs, behaviors and attitudes. Expand your vision. See beyond the predictable!

Read full story · Comments { 0 }
virtual

Augmented reality may extend treatment window for adult lazy eye

Using augmented-reality (AR) display systems, scientists have restored visual function in the amblyopic (lazy) eyes of patients outside of the currently accepted window for treatment.

Read full story · Comments { 0 }
med

Harvard neuroscientist: Meditation not only reduces stress, here’s how it changes your brain

Sara Lazar, a neuroscientist at MHarvard Medical School, was one of the first scientists to take the anecdotal claims about the benefits of meditation and mindfulness and test them in brain scans.

Read full story · Comments { 0 }
rosen

The Hidden Link between Vision and Learning with author Wendy Rosen

Does your child have a vision related learning problem?

Read full story · Comments { 0 }
Flute at wisdom 6-15

Eye tracking a Pianist

Very interesting demonstration of the eye movment pattern for a professional pianist.

Read full story · Comments { 0 }
silverman

The Imact of Vision Therapy on IQ

Significant improvement in IQ scores has been documented through standardized WISC-III and WISC IV testing

Read full story · Comments { 0 }
School

Vision & Learning- COVD Applied concepts Course

Gain exclusive insight on the connection between children’s vision and their ability to learn in school,

Read full story · Comments { 0 }
iStock_000022792090XSmall

Visual Processing Beyond 20/20 Improving your child’s academics, sports & confidence

Does your son or daughter struggle in school and have difficulty with homework? Are they frustrated with reading, timed tests or their handwriting?

Read full story · Comments { 0 }
Larry Fitzgerald

Sports vision video

Sports vision video

Read full story · Comments { 0 }