A tool for vision therapy diagnosis

Take the vision quiz with your child

Do these symptoms look familiar? Take the vision quiz below, selecting the option that best describes how often each symptom occurs:

0=never, 1=seldomly, 2=occasionally, 3=frequently, 4=always

Headaches from near work 01234
Words run together when reading 01234
Burning, itchy, watery eyes 01234
Skips/repeats lines when reading 01234
Head tilt/closes one eye when reading 01234
Difficulty copying from chalkboard/overhead 01234
Avoids near work/reading 01234
Omits small words when reading 01234
Writes uphill or downhill 01234
Misaligns digits/columns of numbers 01234
Reading comprehension down 01234
Holds reading material too close 01234
Trouble keeping attention on reading 01234
Difficulty completing assignments on time 01234
Always says "I can't" before trying 01234
Clumsy, knocks things over 01234
Does not use his/her time well 01234
Loses belongings/things 01234
Forgetful/poor memory 01234

A score of 20 or more points* or the persistence of 1 to 2 symptoms indicates the need for a Visual Efficiency Exam/Developmental Vision Exam. Contact us today to schedule a consultation.

* J AM Optom Assoc 2006;77:116-123.