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Cortical visual impairment (CVI)

Learn about Cortical Visual Impairment and develop strategies to support your child with their vision in everyday activities.
Cortical visual impairment ebook

Designed for families, carers, and professionals, this ebook shares key information about Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI), also known as Cerebral Visual Impairment—the most common cause of vision loss in Australian children.

Topics covered in this guide are:

  • CVI and its impacts on vision and perception
  • Common characteristics of CVI and how to identify them
  • Strategies to promote your child's visual functioning through everyday routines
  • The process of seeing
  • The process of discerning what we see (known as visual acuity).

This is a digital copy intended to be viewed on Apple iOS devices.

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