This series of 6 webinars will investigate and provide advice about specific eye conditions.
This series of 6 webinars will investigate and provide advice about specific eye conditions. You will gain a broad understanding of the visual system, the process of seeing, the impact of and the medical management of each condition. By the end of the session you should be able to:
describe which part of the visual system is affected
understand the impact that each eye condition may have on vision
describe clinical management strategies of each eye condition in simple terms that are meaningful to families
Topics and Dates:
Strabismus and eye movements disorders (Recording now available to view)
Nystagmus (Recording now available to view)
Cataracts and Glaucoma (Recording now available to view)
Retinal Dystrophy (Recording now available to view)
8 October: Albinism
5 November: Cerebral Vision Impairment
This event addresses the following Standards from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers: 1.1.2, 1.2.2, 1.3.2, 1.4.2, 1.5.2, 1.6.2, 2.6.2, 3.2.2, 3.3.2, 3.4.2, 3.6.2, 4.1.2, 4.4.2, 4.5.2, 5.1.2, 5.2.2, 5.3.2, 5.4.2, 6.2.2, 6.2.6, 6.3.2, 6.4.2, 7.4.2. It fits within the Priority Area of Children/ Student with Disabilities. This event is evidence and research based.