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Vision Impairment


8 Human Guide Techniques for People With Visual Impairments

What are human guide techniques? How do you help a person with a visual impairment find a chair? Use the stairs? This article provides information about useful techniques for these situations and more from my training as a TVI and a counselor.


Facts About Low Vision and How to Live With It

This article examines life with this condition as well as what is meant by the term "low vision." I also give common causes of low vision.


Common Myths and Facts About Vision Loss

How do myths begin? Do they have a basis in reality? This article looks at various myths about people with visual impairments and presents facts dispelling these myths—from a counselor with teacher of the visually impaired training.


7 Warnings Signs of Vision Loss and What to Do

This article provides signs of vision loss, types of eye care specialists, and what to expect from an eye exam.


Vision Loss and Laundry: 7 Techniques for Everyone to Know

This article provides steps for helping people with vision loss and other disabilities perform laundry duties until independence is achieved.


How to Be Polite to People With Vision Loss: 8 Strategies

Are you unsure about how to interact respectfully with people who have vision loss in business and social gatherings? Don't be nervous about getting something wrong; read these guidelines below from a person who is a counselor with teacher of the visually impaired training.