This is a sensorimotor anomaly of the oculo-motor system characterised by the inability to perform accurate, effective ocular saccadic and/or fixational eye movement patterns.
The effect of this disability is to make reading more difficult. It is not the same thing as Dyslexia. Treatment for this problem will improve reading performance.
Discuss with your child, or make observations about their behaviour based on the following checklist, many parents are surprised by the results of just taking the time to really consider their child’s vision.
Book an appointment with Mark Eagle to investigate this further.
The signs and symptoms associated with oculo-motor dysfunction may include, but are not limited to, the following: