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'The Visual System'. In A. J. Koenig and M. C. Holbrook (Eds.) Foundations of Education Volume I History and Theory (Cost) M. Ward Vision and Visual Impairments Development of Vision, 
Eye Anatomy and Function, 
Eye Conditions and Diseases
book Report a problem!
Description: This chapter provides a general overview of the anatomy of the eye and how our visual system works.
'Visual Impairment'. In Foundations of Education Volume I History and Theory of Teaching Children and Youths with Visual Impairments (Cost) K. Huebner Vision and Visual Impairments Eye Conditions and Diseases book Report a problem!
Description: This chapter explains the number of occurances of visual impairment, the perception of the public and the importance of the professional promoting accurate information regarding visual impairments.
American Printing House for the Blind Instructional Products Catalog & Parts Catalog (APH Quota) N/A Arts, 
Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Social Studies, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Products website Report a problem!
Description: APH is the premiere vendor of materials used for instructing visually impaired students.(Many items available free of charge to local school districts through Texas quota funds.)
Best of the Web - Ophthalmology N/A Vision and Visual Impairments Reference website Report a problem!
Description: A reference for finding what some consider the best of all things related to ophthalmology on the web.
BI Vision Sim N/A Vision and Visual Impairments Eye Conditions and Diseases mobile or tablet app Report a problem!
Description: From the website: "BI VisionSim was developed to allow people with healthy vision to experience the world through the eyes of a person experiencing one of nine degenerative eye diseases, including macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma and cataracts."
Blind Babies Foundation, Pediatric Visual Diagnosis Fact Sheets N/A Family Resources, 
Professional Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Anatomy, 
Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
Family Resources, 
Inservice for Teachers and Administrators
website Report a problem!
Description: Information sheets available to parents and teachers describing eye conditions.
Blind Children's Center Publications (Cost) N/A Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
Family Resources, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Resources
website Report a problem!
Description: This organization provides information and publications for parents and teachers of children with visual impairments.
CHARGE Syndrome K. Moss Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Syndromes/Diseases Word document Report a problem!
Description: This article provides a list of the physical characteristics that lead to the diagnosis of CHARGE Syndrome.
Children with Disabilities, Sixth Edition (Cost) Batshaw, 
Perret & 
Roisen
MIVI, 
Professional Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Professional Books book Report a problem!
Description: This reference book provides a wealth of information on many disabilities diagnosed at birth and through childhood.
Children's Vision Concerns: Look Beyond the Eyes! (Cost) L. Harrell Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Professional Resources, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Eye Anatomy and Function, 
Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Professional Books
book Report a problem!
Description: A guidebook for those who work with visually impaired infants and young children. Available through: Lois Harrell Productions PO Box 2385 Placerville, CA 95667 1-800-832-1007
Cornelia de Lange Syndrome (CDLS) Foundation Inc. N/A Deafblind, 
Family Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Syndromes/Diseases website Report a problem!
Description: This website includes general information abou the syndrome, a publications list, information about workshops and activities, links, and more.
Cortical Visual Impairment in Young Children (Cost) N/A Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Vision video Report a problem!
Description: This video shows different children with different levels of CVI and intervention strategies for those who instruct them.
Everyday Activities to Promote Visual Efficiency: A Handbook for Working with Young Children with Visual Impairments (Cost) R. Shaw & 
E. Trief
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Early Intervention, 
Family Resources, 
Vision Efficiency Skills, 
Vision Efficiency Training, 
Visual Efficiency and Functioning
book Report a problem!
Description: This book discusses the importance of early intervention and provides activities to encourage visual effeciency. It is broken up into age groups ranging from birth to 3 years old. It is for anyone working with this young population.
Family Village N/A Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
MIVI, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
Family Resources, 
Syndromes/Diseases
website Report a problem!
Description: A website that brings together a wide range of information for families and individuals with disabilities. The library is a particularly good place to find information on specific syndromes and conditions. (Not VI specific)
Foundation Fighting Blindness N/A Deafblind, 
Family Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Family Resources, 
Syndromes/Diseases
website Report a problem!
Description: The USA member of Retinal International has information about Retinitis Pigmentosa and other retinal diseases such as macular degeneration and other degenerative retinal diseases.
Foundation for Retinopathy of Prematurity and Related Diseases N/A Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Education the General Public, 
Eye Anatomy and Function, 
Eye Conditions and Diseases
website Report a problem!
Description: This website offers information about ROP and other related diseases. It also includes information for parents and educators.
Foundations of Low Vision: Clinical and Functional Perspectives, 2nd. Edition (Cost) A. Corn & 
J. Erin, 
Eds.
Assessment, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Instructional Strategies, 
Low Vision, 
Low Vision Device Training, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Low Vision Solutions, 
Program Planning, 
Vision Efficiency Skills, 
Vision Efficiency Training, 
Visual Efficiency and Functioning
book Report a problem!
Description: The editors of this book discuss thoroughly assessment and support for persons with low vision of all ages.
Fred's Head Blog N/A Arts, 
Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Social Studies, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Instructional Support, 
Training and Tutorials
website Report a problem!
Description: This website provides tips, tutorials, articles, and information for those who are visually impaired and those who work with them.
General Ophthalmology (Cost) D. Vaughn & 
T. Asbury
Vision and Visual Impairments Eye Anatomy and Function book Report a problem!
Description: Medical textbook which describes the eye, its functions, conditions and diseases.
Genetic Eye Foundation, Ltd. N/A Vision and Visual Impairments Eye Conditions and Diseases website Report a problem!
Description: Website devoted to those who suffer from hereditary eye disease
Glaucoma Research Foundation N/A Vision and Visual Impairments Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
Resources
website Report a problem!
Description: This website provides information about glaucoma, it's causes and treatment.
How to Read Your Eyeglass Prescription N/A Family Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Basic Information website Report a problem!
Description: Here is a simple explanation of the what a typical glasses prescription means.
Information About Usher Syndrome B. Sims & 
K. Raistrick
Deafblind, 
Family Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
Syndromes/Diseases
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: This article gives a very detailed overview of Usher Syndrome, how to screen for the syndrome and how the diagnosis is made.
JVIB (Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness) Subject Index for Articles (Cost) N/A Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Social Studies, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Instructional Support website Report a problem!
Description: This is a current list of articles available for download, indexed by subject area.
Leber Neuropathy Homepage N/A Vision and Visual Impairments Eye Conditions and Diseases website Report a problem!
Description: This site provides information and links to other sites regarding Leber's.
Low Vision Gateway N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Accessible Books, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Low Vision Solutions, 
Low Vision Specialists, 
Technology, 
Transition/Future Planning, 
Transportation, 
Vision Efficiency Skills, 
Visual Efficiency and Functioning
website Report a problem!
Description: This site offers information about low vision and the many aspects of having low vision. It is for parents, family members and educators.
Low Vision Specialists in Texas N/A Professional Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Low Vision Specialists, 
Professional Contacts
website Report a problem!
Description: An up-to-date list of Low Vision Specialists in Texas is provided.
Low Vision: A Resource Guide with Adaptations for Students with Visual Impairments (Cost) N. Levack Assessment, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
Functional Vision Evaluation, 
Low Vision
website Report a problem!
Description: This book provides guidelines for assessing a student's visual functioning and implementing programming that will enhance students' visual functioning. It also serves as a reference guide for information related to low vision. Specific directions are given for conducting a functional vision evaluation and a comprehensive evaluation tool is provided.
Macular Degeneration Foundation N/A Vision and Visual Impairments Eye Conditions and Diseases website Report a problem!
Description: This site offers information regarding Macular Degeneration.
MedlinePlus N/A Family Resources, 
Professional Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Eye Anatomy and Function, 
Eye Conditions and Diseases
website Report a problem!
Description: From the website, "MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free."
Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy (On-line) N/A Vision and Visual Impairments Eye Conditions and Diseases website Report a problem!
Description: Reference guide used for medical purposes to define anatomy, diseases and conditions.
National Congenital CMV Registry N/A Deafblind, 
Family Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Family Resources, 
Syndromes/Diseases
website Report a problem!
Description: This website offers information on congenital CMV and a parent-to-parent connection.
National Dissimination Center for Children with Disabilities N/A Family Resources, 
Professional Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
Family Resources, 
Reference
website Report a problem!
Description: From the website: "NICHCY offers brief, but detailed fact sheets on specific disabilities. Each fact sheet defines the disability, describes its characteristics, offers tips for parents and teachers, and connects you with related information and organizations with special expertise in that disability."
National Eye Institute N/A Family Resources, 
Professional Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Education the General Public, 
Eye Anatomy and Function, 
Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
General Information, 
Syndromes/Diseases
website Report a problem!
Description: NEI's mission is, 'to conduct and support research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs with respect to blinding eye diseases, visual disorders, mechanisms of visual function, preservation of sight, and the special health problems and requirements of the blind.'
National Eye Institute - Photos of Eye Conditions and Anatomy of the Eye N/A Vision and Visual Impairments Education the General Public website Report a problem!
Description: This website provides photos of normal eye anatomy and many eye diseases and conditions.
National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation (NOAH) N/A Family Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Eye Conditions and Diseases website Report a problem!
Description: This site provides information and support regarding those with any type of albinism.
Navigating Nystagmus with Your Doctor (Cost) E. A. Glaser Family Resources, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
Parent Resources
book Report a problem!
Description: The first comprehensive book written for patients with nystagmus and their care givers. The title is designed to provide detailed information on the many forms of nystagmus, causes of nystagmus, how nystagmus affects vision, what treatments are available, and how to plan for surgery.
Navigating Nystagmus with Your Doctor (Cost) E. A. Glaser Family Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Eye Anatomy and Function, 
Eye Conditions and Diseases
book Report a problem!
Description: Described by its publisher as the first comprehensive book written for patients with nystagmus and their care givers. This book is designed to provide detailed information on the many forms of nystagmus, causes of nystagmus, how nystagmus affects vision, what treatments are available, and how to plan for surgery.
NoIR Medical Technologies (Cost) N/A Family Resources, 
O&M, 
Professional Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Low Vision Solutions website Report a problem!
Description: This company makes protective eyewear that is used by visually impaired consumers.
Nystagmus Network N/A Vision and Visual Impairments Eye Conditions and Diseases website Report a problem!
Description: This site is dedicated to providing support to those who have nystagmus, and parents and teachers.
Ophthalmology Made Ridiculously Simple (Cost) S.Goldberg Family Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Eye Anatomy and Function, 
Family Resources
book Report a problem!
Description: Easy to read explanation of vision and anatomy of the eyes.
Pediatric Visual Diagnosis Fact Sheets N/A Early Childhood, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
Vision
website Report a problem!
Description: Fact sheets for distribution addressing common eye conditions, diagnosis, tests and materials.
Pseudochromatic Color Test N/A Vision and Visual Impairments Eye Conditions and Diseases mobile or tablet app Report a problem!
Description: An app providing a pass/fail color text
Publications available from the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired (Cost) N/A Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Curricula, 
Instructional Support
website Report a problem!
Description: Catalog of books, curricula and kits for professionals who serve students with visual impairments and those with additional disabilities.
Retinal Degeneration Discussion List (RPLIST) N/A Deafblind, 
Family Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Syndromes/Diseases website Report a problem!
Description: This list is an internet forum for discussion, questions and opinions related to retinal degeneration. To subscribe to this list, send the following in a body of the e-mail message (leave the subject line blank) 'Subscribe DBList first name, last name' E-mail: rplist@maelstrom.stjohns.edu
Retinal International N/A Deafblind, 
Family Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Syndromes/Diseases website Report a problem!
Description: Promoting the search for a treatment for Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP), Usher Syndrome, Macular Degeneration and allied retinal dystrophies.
Retinitis Pigmentosa N/A Deafblind, 
Family Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Syndromes/Diseases website Report a problem!
Description: This personal website has a lot of information including: the inheritance of retinal degeneration, RP research, Usher Syndrome, RP FAQ sheet, Vitamin A treatment for RP, RP links, mailing lists, RP E-Pals, and RP Research.
Selected Anomalies and Diseases of the Eye V. Bishop Vision and Visual Impairments Eye Conditions and Diseases website Report a problem!
Description: A comprehensive list of causes of visual impairment and a description of each one.
Sensory Perspectives (Cost) SKI-HI Institutute Family Resources, 
Professional Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
Family Resources, 
Hearing Related, 
Parent Resources, 
Professional Resources, 
Resources, 
Vision
video Report a problem!
Description: Simulates different types of visual losses along with hearing loss or individually. Includes acuity, field, contrast sensitivity, processing problems and deaf blindness.
Syndromes Which Often Result in Combined Vision and Hearing Loss K. Moss Deafblind, 
Family Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Syndromes/Diseases Word document Report a problem!
Description: This article provides a list of syndromes and their characteristics that cause deafblindness.
Texas SenseAbilities Newsletter and See/Hear Archives N/A Arts, 
Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Self Determination, 
Social Interaction, 
Social Studies, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Communication, 
Family Resources, 
Instructional Support, 
Resources
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: Publication for instuctors and families of visually impaired children including those with deafblindness and multiple disabilities. It contains current and relevant information for various topics from school to community to home. (Downloadable)
The Bookstore at the American Foundation for the Blind (Cost) N/A Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Professional Resources, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Development, 
Instructional Planning, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Instructional Support, 
Professional Books
website Report a problem!
Description: This website provides AFB's most current on-line catalog.
The Braille SuperStore N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Family Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Braille/Print Books, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Toys
website Report a problem!
Description: A virtual bookstore that contains 1000's of braille titles. Also, it sells various low vision and blind related products.
The Effects of Brain Damage on Visual Functioning in Children P. Aleer MIVI, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Visual Efficiency and Functioning article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: The review of research concluded that, although brain damage affects visual functioning, the prognosis for good functional vision after remedial intervention is better than previously thought. Although electrodiagnostic testing was found to be valuable, use of a combination of tests is recommended to obtain the most complete picture of brain damage effects. Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, 84(7) pp. 372-376 (Sept. 1990)
The Eye, Information about Vision Loss and Blindness N/A Vision and Visual Impairments Anatomy, 
Education the General Public
website Report a problem!
Description: An on-line plethera of information regarding visual impairment
Understanding Low Vision (Cost) R. Jose (Ed.) Compensatory/Access, 
Professional Resources, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Low Vision, 
Low Vision Specialists, 
Teaching Advanced Mathematics
website Report a problem!
Description: A thorough compilation of information regarding the education and rehabilitation of those with low vision.
Understanding the Complexity of Cerebral/Cortical Visual Impairment (C/CVI) L. Halvarinen, 
et. al.
MIVI, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Cortical Visual Impairment Word document Report a problem!
Description: This article, written by many leaders in the area of CVI, gives a broad explanation to the understand and dealings with students with CVI and the complexity of the diagnosis.
Usher's Syndrome Mailing List N/A Deafblind, 
Family Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Syndromes/Diseases website Report a problem!
Description: Usher-List is an internet forum for people with Usher's, parents, friends, spouses and service providers. 1. To subscribe to this electronic discussion group, via the web, go to www.Onelist.com. 2. To subscribe to this list via e-mail, send an e-mail message to: USHERS-SUBSCRIBE@onelist.com 3. If you have difficulty subscribing, contact the list-owners (Randall Pope and Mark Graffis) at Ushers-owner@onelist.com. E-mail: USHERS-SUBSCRIBE@onelist.com
VI Tech Share- To Help Share Technology Devices and Web Links Blog Created by Vision Teachers in Rural West TX Arts, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Early Childhood, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Social Interaction, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Accessible Books, 
Active Learning, 
Activities for Elementary and Middle School Students, 
Activities for High School Students, 
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Arts and Crafts, 
Audio Books, 
Basic Information, 
Beginning Reading, 
Caseload Analysis, 
Cortical Visual Impairment, 
Early Childhood Intervention, 
Early Intervention, 
Elementary, 
Emergent Literacy Skills, 
Eye Anatomy and Function, 
Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
Family Resources, 
Games, 
General Information, 
Goal Setting and Attainment, 
IEP, 
IEP Prep, 
Inservice for Teachers and Administrators, 
Instructional Planning, 
Music, 
Parent Resources, 
Play, 
Positioning, 
Recreational Reading, 
Syndromes/Diseases, 
Tactual Related, 
Tactual Sensitivities, 
Technology, 
Toys, 
Training and Tutorials
website Report a problem!
Description: Resources for Babies;Resources for Literacy; Curriculum for Alternative Teaching;Tactual Books;CVI;VI Resources; Resources for VI Teachers; Goals and Objectives;Helpful sites about Eyes;Home made toy resources and play; Visual Perception;AT;Switch Use;Math;Social Stories;Link Share;Books - digital,CDs,audible;Adapted Books;Screen Readers;Text Readers;Games/Movies;word prediction software;Braille;O & M;Modules/Webcasts for VI Trainings.
Visual Acuity Testing/Measurement: Making Sense of the Numbers M. Wilkinson Family Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Family Resources, 
Low Vision, 
Parent Resources, 
Professional Resources, 
Resources, 
Vision
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: This article explains how to interpret visual acuity test results and also defines so of the common terminology used during routine eye exams.
Visual Behaviors and Adaptations Associated with Cortical and Ocular Impairment in Children I. E. Jan & 
M. Groenveld
MIVI, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Cortical Visual Impairment article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: Visual loss leads to visual behaviors and adaptations hat tend to reflect the onset, severity, and types of visual impairment. In this article, the characteristic behaviors associated with different degrees of visual loss and their importance in the diagnosis of cortical versus ocular visual impairment are discussed. Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness.  87(4),  pp. 101-105.
Your Eyes (Cost) T. H. Chalkley Family Resources, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Eye Anatomy and Function book Report a problem!
Description: Small, simple book explaining anatomy of the eyes and common vision problems.