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Happy Thanksgiving 2012

Thanksgiving is a time for me to acknowledge and be thankful for all my blessings.  Please read November’s newsletter for insights and notes of gratitude and love!   By Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Colorado Optometrist in Vision Therapy and Vision Development.  Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center  

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The Power of Vision Therapy

Excellent video of patients describing their experiences and huge impact that vision therapy has had on their lives. Thanks Dr. Fortenbacher for sharing his excellent video. By Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Colorado Optometrist in Vision Therapy, Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center

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Vision vs. Sight – What Parents Need to Know

Thanks to freelance writer, Melissa Taylor, an award-winning educational blogger at ImaginationSoup, an award winning teacher with a M.A. in education, and a mom of 2 children, ages 6 and 9. She has just written a great blog about what parents need to know about the difference between vision and sight.  Her blog could CHANGE […]

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Vision Development: 12-18 months

We continue with vision development through Edina’s eyes.  Please check out previous newsletters to read the first four parts of this story. Look out!! Ready or not, here they come!  Your baby is now quite mobile, usually transitioning from crawling to walking.  Exploration is your baby’s mission!  Your child’s vision continues to develop.  It is […]

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Vision Development: 7-12 months

We continue with vision development through Edina’s eyes.  Please check out previous newsletters to read the first three parts of this story. This section includes 6 months of developmental time from 7-12 months. Some kids are walking by 9 months and some don’t walk until 18 months. Same thing with crawling. Four to nine months […]

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Vision Therapy Externs & SECO

I just returned from a wonderful SECO (Southern Educational Council of Optometry)conference in Atlanta, GA.  I love these meetings.  Very well planned, organized and great education.  The special part for me is to meet and teach  new people who have little knowledge/experience in developmental vision & therapy; as well as to meet-up with friends and […]

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Vision Development: 4-6 Months

Huge advances in vision development have occurred in the brain by 6 months old.  Visual acuity is now estimated to be approximately 20/25.  Color vision is normal. VISUAL OBSERVATIONS: Your baby is tracking more efficiently and for longer periods of time. Eyes are now straight and well-coordinated. Beginning to understand how to play “peek-a-boo.” Interested […]

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Special-needs Cheerleader Squad Raises Spirits at Colorado High School

Congratulations to Caley, our friend and patient. Her mother commented: “I’d never seen anything like it,” Verno said. “Caley’s mom said it was one of the Top 10 events of her life. Hearing that, the parents talking about their daughters living out their dreams, just leaves me speechless.     Click here  to read the […]

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Stedman Graham Photo!

Celebrity photo with: Stedman Graham, inspirational speaker and “boyfriend of Oprah” James Malinchak, ABC Secret Millionaire and Big Money Speaker and Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, author of See It. Say It Do It! Those of you who don’t know me, I’m the one in the middle (vertically challenged, don’t you think?) By Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Colorado […]

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Happy Holidays From Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center

May your holidays be filled with joy and laughter!  Start the buzz! From the staff at Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C. By Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Colorado Optometrist in Vision Therapy & Visual Processing Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center PC

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