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The Impact of Clutter on Children with Cerebral Visual Impairment Self-paced | Approximately one hour This tutorial covers Nicola McDowell's masters research project that looked at the impact of clutter on the learning experiences and behaviour of children with CVI.  Nicola will also provide a...
Trust the Process: A Case Study in Literacy and CVI Self-Paced Self-paced | Approximately one hour This self-paced tutorial is a case study on the approach used to teach literacy skills to a kindergarten student with Phase III CVI.  The presentation offers ideas on what iOS apps to use, how to...
Considerations for Reducing Complexity with the Home Self-paced | Approximately one hour   In this tutorial, Marguerite Tibaudo reviews the complications that complex environments pose for children who have CVI, specifically targeting the home environment, and provide discussion points...
Creating IEP's for Students with CVI-New Hampshire Onsite Training | 1 day This workshop on March 26, 2019 will be held on campus at Granite State College, Concord, NH. The learning needs of students with CVI are uniquely based on the assessment of visual behaviors that are...
Determining Service Levels for Learners with CVI Using the Visual Impairment Scale of Service Intensity Self-paced | Approximately one hour The Visual Impairment Scale of Service Intensity (VISSIT) is a research-based tool developed to help TVIs determine the appropriate type and amount of service for a student with a visual impairment...
Vision Language Learning Communication: An Approach to AAC for Students with CVI Self-paced | Approximately one hour Collaboration means breaking down silos. During this tutorial, two professionals, a speech-language pathologist and a vision educator, will discuss current challenges facing children with CVI who use...
Visual Search in CVI: Novel Assessment Using Virtual Reality Self-paced | Approximately one hour This tutorial features Chris Bennett, Post - Doctoral Fellow, Visual Neuroplasticity Lab, Massachusetts Eye and Ear and Harvard Medical School.  He will be discussing how virtual reality tools can...
Working with Children with CVI from a PT/OT Perspective Self-paced | Approximately one hour During this 1 1/2 hour tutorial, Karen will talk about: The ten characteristics associated with CVI The three phases of CVI progression Treatment techniques and therapy modifications to support...
CVI Range: Essential Aspects for Scoring the CVI Range Assessment Onsite Training | Multiple days Scoring The CVI Range correctly provides the foundation for service to students with CVI. The CVI Range is the functional vision assessment for students with brain based visual impairment. It...
Principles of Literacy for Students with CVI (New Hampshire) Onsite Training | 1 day One day workshop in New Hampshire — Friday, October 26, 2018 — at Granite State College, 25 Hall Street, Concord, NH 03301. The workshop will be used to emphasize the foundational principles used to...
CVI Range: Essential Aspects for Scoring the CVI Range Assessment (New Hampshire) Onsite Training | Multiple days One day workshop in New Hampshire — Thursday, September 27, 2018 — at Granite State College, 25 Hall Street, Concord, NH 03301. Scoring The CVI Range correctly provides the foundation for service to...
Cortical Visual Impairment - New Hampshire Onsite Training | Multiple days Registration is closed. Check out our calendar for more professional development opportunities in CVI, www.perkinselearning.org/events. One day workshop — Tuesday, March 20th — that focuses on...
Cortical Visual Impairment Topics - Dr. Christine Roman Onsite Training | Multiple days 3 Day Workshop — Choose 1, 2, or 3 Days. Workshop Dates: March 12th, 14th, and 16th, 2018 Workshop Fee: $150 per day (Early Bird $125.00) or ALL 3-days: $350.00 Credits Per Day: 6 PDP’s, ACVREP's,...
CVI Reliability Workshop Onsite Training | Multiple days This workshop on November 3rd and 4th, 2017 is for professionals who want to develop their skills in administering the CVI Range. Early bird expires on October 20th! Hands-on practice to increase...
CVI & the NICU Experience: Effects on Infants and Families (with special consideration of sensory issues including CVI) Onsite Training | Multiple days This New England Based Training is focused on increasing the knowledge of educators and personnel working with infants and children born premature. The training will include discussion of issues...
One-on-One: Providing Access for the Student with Cortical Visual Impairment Self-paced | Multiple days This tutorial focuses on providing visual access to the school curriculum and environment for the child with Cortical Visual Impairment. Participants will earn 1.5 Professional Development Points,...
Navigating the IEP Process Self-paced | 1 day CVI Now hosted a live virtual event on Navigating the IEP process on April 2, 2021 Educational Advocate Angela Gowans presented and answered parent questions about components of the IEP process:...
Cerebral Visual Impairment: Tutorial Self-paced | Multiple weeks Cerebral Visual Impairment is made up of 5 modules, each containing video segments, readings, and assigned activities to enhance and apply your learning. Plan to spend 1 week working through each...
An Overview of Cortical/Cerebral Visual Impairment Self-paced | Multiple weeks What does it mean to support the educational needs of a student with CVI? What does the term CVI mean, and how is it used? This Perkins eLearning self-paced tutorial  is designed for...
CVI and Visual Fatigue Self-paced | Approximately one hour Visual fatigue is likely one of the most common shared experiences among individuals with CVI. Research shows that there is a neurological and physiological reason why individuals with CVI become...

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