Vision Therapy in Laurie

Vision Therapy for Concentration and Focus

(573) 374-5222

Unlocking the Power of Visual Skills

Concentration and focus are essential skills in our daily lives, whether at work, school, or during daily tasks and activities. However, for some individuals, challenges in concentration and focus can hinder their ability to perform at their best. These visual problems can also cause poor visual stamina, making it harder to complete assignments.

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The Visual Connection: How Does it Affect Concentration?

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Visual skills have a strong connection with concentration and focus. How effectively we process visual information can greatly impact our ability to concentrate on tasks and maintain focus over time. Visual skills that play a crucial role in concentration and focus include:

  • Eye Tracking:
    The ability to smoothly follow a moving object or read words across a page.
  • Eye Teaming:
    The coordination of both eyes to work together, providing a single, clear image.
  • Eye Focusing:
    The capacity to adjust the eyes' focus between near and far objects.
  • Visual Processing:
    The brain's ability to efficiently interpret and make sense of visual information.

When any of these visual skills are compromised, it can lead to difficulties in maintaining concentration and focus, particularly during tasks that require sustained attention.


Signs of Visual Challenges Affecting Concentration and Focus

If you or someone you know experiences the following signs, it may indicate that visual challenges are impacting concentration and focus:

  • Frequent loss of place while reading.
  • Difficulty tracking objects or following lines of text.
  • Eyestrain or discomfort during visually demanding tasks.
  • Shortened attention span.
  • Disinterest in activities that require visual skills.
  • Frequent headaches during or after reading or close-up work.

How Vision Therapy Can Help

Vision therapy offers a targeted and practical approach to improving concentration and focus by enhancing visual skills. These personalized programs combine in-office sessions with at-home exercises designed to address specific visual challenges.

Through vision therapy, people can experience the following benefits:

  • Improved eye tracking and teaming abilities.
  • Enhanced eye focusing, reducing eye strain.
  • Better visual processing and comprehension.
  • Extended attention span for tasks requiring sustained focus.
  • Increased comfort during reading and other visually demanding activities.

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When to Consider Vision Therapy for Concentration and Focus

  • Apparent Visual Challenges

    Vision therapy can be a valuable solution if you or someone you know struggles with visual skills during daily activities.

  • Shortened Attention Span

    Children experiencing a shortened attention span during tasks may benefit from vision therapy to extend their ability to focus.

  • Eye Strain or Discomfort

    Vision therapy can help alleviate frequent eye strain or discomfort during visually demanding tasks.

  • Difficulty Maintaining Your Focus

    Vision therapy can help individuals focus and concentrate for extended periods, improving productivity and performance.


Patient Reviews
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- Feb. 24, 2024
Good choices, as well as great staff!
- May. 09, 2023
Walked in for help with glasses from a different store that didn't fit correctly and was quickly hel... ped!
- Feb. 16, 2023
Very friendly and attentive team!! Have been a patient for many years. Always a great experience!
- Jan. 20, 2023
My husband and I have visited many many eyecare places and Laurie Family Eyecare was the tops. Exam... was professional and accurate. The team of technicians and staff were incredibly helpful and was very accurate with our selections. Prices were so much lower then we have paid elsewhere. When we went to pickup our purchases they were even better then we could have imagined. Doctor Brad is kind, and so professional.
- Jan. 16, 2023
Excellent Drs, friendly staff, and they are quick to help if there is an emergency. I have been taki... ng my children here their whole lives.
- Dec. 31, 2022
Dr Brad was courteous, efficient and knowledgeable! His staff was great!
- Dec. 03, 2022
I've been coming here for nearly 10 years now. Wonderful service, caring staff and exceptional qua... lity!!
- Oct. 19, 2022
I've been seeing Dr. Groves (Masters) since 2009. She is the most informed, up-to-date, and caring ... optometrist I have ever known.
- Oct. 18, 2022
Everyone is so nice there
- Oct. 07, 2022
Highly recommended for eye exam and eye care
- Sep. 28, 2021
So friendly and helpful!!
- Aug. 18, 2021
a couple of staff that work the desk are somewhat pushy and presumptuous. but once you get passed th... em, the doctor is super friendly, helpful, and professional
- Jun. 15, 2021
Great staff. Super patient with my son. Did a great job explaining things.
- Jun. 12, 2021
Everyone did a great job. Highly recommend Laurie family Eyecare for your vision needs
- May. 02, 2021
Friendly, accurate and fair! Will definitely go back.
- Apr. 15, 2021
I love the ppl here they are professional friendly and know their business. I actually took my MIL t... here.
- Mar. 02, 2021
Quick, efficient, and very helpful when time to choose frames. My kids also love the doctors and sta... ff here!
- Feb. 26, 2021
I HAVE BEEN WITH FAMILY EYE CARE FOR MANY, MANY YEARS AND WOULD NOT GO ANY PLACE ELSE. DOCTOR EVELAN... D AND HIS STAFF KNOW MY VISION HISTORY AND THEY WORK VERY HARD TO KEEP MY VISION THE BEST IT CAN BE. THEY MADE ME FEEL SAFE IN A DIFFICULT TIME, (ie COVID) AND WERE VERY CAREFUL ABOT KEEPING THE WHOLE OFFICE AS CLEAN AND SANITARY AS POSIBLE. I LIKE THEM AND MORESO TRUST THEM WITH MY SIGHT. THANK YOU ALL FOR HOW YOU HAVE ALWAYS TREATED ME. KUDOS
- Dec. 19, 2020
Make it easy to get checked, come and go and buy new contacts.
- Sep. 22, 2020
No long wait, friendly staff and doctor. Good selection of frames.

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Vision Therapy in Laurie

Our optometry practice in Laurie

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Hours
  • Monday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wednesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thursday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Insurance Plans
  • VSP
  • Medicare
  • United Healthcare
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Spectera
  • Superior Vision
  • Davis Vision
  • EyeMed
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Unleash Your Full Potential with Vision Therapy

Concentration and focus are essential for success in various aspects of life. Vision therapy offers a path to unlock your full potential, improving your visual skills and enhancing your overall quality of life.

If you suspect that visual challenges may be hindering your or your child’s ability to concentrate and maintain focus, schedule an appointment with Family Eyecare - Laurie.

(573) 374-5222