Video

Case Study | Magic Carpet in a Primary School

Case Study | Magic Carpet in a Primary School

Sensory Guru has worked closely in partnership with local primary school, St Mary the Virgin Church of England Primary School in Hartfield, East Sussex, to develop Magic Carpet content specifically for younger mainstream students. Emma Maltby, headteacher at the...

read more
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...

read more
Eye Gaze Essentials | Routine standard for eye care

Eye Gaze Essentials | Routine standard for eye care

Routine standard for eye care In this installment of Eye Gaze Essentials, we ask Lisa Donaldson, Head of Eyecare and Lead Clinical Optometrist at SeeAbility - What is the routine standard for eye care?  And what should we all be looking to do? Lisa explains what...

read more
Eye Gaze Essentials | Fixation and saccades

Eye Gaze Essentials | Fixation and saccades

What are fixations and saccades? In the world of eye tracking, alot of time is spent looking at fixations and saccades. Lisa Donaldson, Head of Eyecare, Lead Clinical Optometrist at SeeAbility explains what they are and the difference between them. Lisa also discusses...

read more
Eye Gaze Essentials | Future of engagement

Eye Gaze Essentials | Future of engagement

We chat to Lisa Donaldson, Head of Eyecare, Clinical Lead Optometrist at SeeAbility about some of the limitations of the existing clinically validated vision tests, when trying to engage individuals and assess their vision. Lisa discusses the future of engagement in...

read more
Eye Gaze Essentials | Nystagmus

Eye Gaze Essentials | Nystagmus

Lisa Donaldson, Head of Eyecare at SeeAbility explained to us what nystagmus is, how it affects vision and perception and what strategies can be put in place to minimise it's impact. What is nystagmus? Nystagmus is basically involuntary eye movement. It is when the...

read more
Eye Gaze Essentials | Binocular vision

Eye Gaze Essentials | Binocular vision

What is binocular vision? Lisa Donaldson, Head of Eyecare, Clinical Lead Optometrist at SeeAbility explains what is meant by binocular vision, and how it affects are depth perception. "Binocular vision is when you're using your two eyes binocularly to focus on a...

read more
Eye Gaze Essentials | SeeAbility research statistics

Eye Gaze Essentials | SeeAbility research statistics

SeeAbility have been delivering sight tests and dispensing glasses in special education need schools across England since 2013. They have given sight tests to approximately 1,000 learners with special educational needs. Our CEO, Lee Blemings asks Lisa Donaldson to...

read more
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...

read more
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...

read more