Nicola McDowell is co-author of a paper published in Vision Development & Rehabilitation that provided a phenomenal review of posterior parietal visual dysfunction. Perhaps it would have gained even more traction had the article been entitled: “Living in a World of Visual Uncertainty”.
I was introduced to the phenomenal resource of CVI Scotland, and the extensive applications of Cortical Visual Impairment theory and practice by Dr. Barry Kran.
Dr. Kran authored a guest blog on CVI Scotland last week, and an editorial comment made during the course of a companion interview jumped out at me:
Let that last thought percolate: The diagnosis of CVI may be appropriate in some children with good to excellent acuity, but who are not able to navigate space and/or read without masking or enlargement. Trust me. Its implications are profound.