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Eye Gaze Essentials | Eye care myths

Eye Gaze Essentials | Eye care myths

Lisa Donaldson, Head of Eyecare and Lead Clinical Optometrist at SeeAbility, spoke to us about some of the common eye care myths she has encountered and whether there is any substance to them. "I don't think you'll be able to test their eyes" One of the key messages...

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Eye Gaze Essentials | Diagnostic overshadowing

Eye Gaze Essentials | Diagnostic overshadowing

What is diagnostic overshadowing? Diagnostic overshadowing can occur when health professionals attribute a person’s symptoms to their learning disability without exploring other factors, such as biological determinants.  Lisa Donaldson, Head of Eyecare, Clinical Lead...

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Eye Gaze Essentials | Sight test essentials

Eye Gaze Essentials | Sight test essentials

Lisa Donaldson, Head of Eyecare and Lead Clinical Optometrist at SeeAbility details sight test essentials, the things Optometrists test and look out for during a sight test with someone who has complex needs. Level of detail The classic one that we all think about...

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Eye Gaze Essentials | Environment and lighting essentials

Eye Gaze Essentials | Environment and lighting essentials

Lee Blemings, Sensory Guru and Lisa Donaldson, SeeAbility, spoke about environment and lighting essentials. They discussed how the environment can impact a child's ability to access the classroom and what steps can be taken to optimise the environment for access and...

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Eye Gaze Essentials | Cerebral Visual Impairment

Eye Gaze Essentials | Cerebral Visual Impairment

Around 30 - 40% of the special school population have some degree of cerebral visual impairment (CVI). Lisa Donaldson, Head of Eyecare and Lead Clinical Optometrist at SeeAbility spoke to us about what this means, how it can affect the vision and how to put strategies...

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Eye Gaze Essentials | Vision tips for parents and educators

Eye Gaze Essentials | Vision tips for parents and educators

Lisa Donaldson, Head of Eyecare and Lead Clinical Optometrist at SeeAbility shares her vision tips for parents and educators whose children have neurodevelopmental impairments. SeeAbility model of eye care The Royal College of Paediatricians guidelines state that...

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Tutorials

Magic Eye FX | Tutorial #04 – Launching apps

Magic Eye FX | Tutorial #04 – Launching apps

Launching apps The first thing you'll probably want to do when opening the Magic Eye FX software is launch an app. Let's show you how to do that. Locate the app that you could like to run. Click on the app icon. This will bring up the app dialogue pop-up where you...

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Magic Eye FX | Tutorial #03 – Gaze Menu

Magic Eye FX | Tutorial #03 – Gaze Menu

The Magic Eye FX gaze menu is a fully gaze controllable user interface that gives the user the ability to freely navigate the menu options, open and close apps and access some communication applications. Follow our tutorial that shows you how to navigate and control...

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Magic Eye FX | Tutorial #01 – Software Installation

Magic Eye FX | Tutorial #01 – Software Installation

In this tutorial, we will be installing your copy of Magic Eye FX onto your Windows PC/Device using the installer exe.  Before we get started make sure you are connected to the internet and keep the code card supplied with your copy of Magic Eye FX to hand. Step 1...

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Case Studies

Case Study | Designing a sensory room

Case Study | Designing a sensory room

Read the full case study here Sensory Guru has worked alongside staff at Hazel Court Community Specialist School to design their Sensory Room, which has been named by learners as The Discovery Room, due to its ability to create an immersive environment where students...

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