This isn't exactly what you're asking for, but this document, Usher
Syndrome in the School Setting may be helpful.
I have found a few other things, but not really enough content to be
relevant. Most articles and research studies emphasize learning
compensatory skills and having friends and mentors with similar
On Thu, Sep 24, 2015 at 9:15 AM, Heather Withrow <skyhex@xxxxxxx> wrote:
Hi Friends and Families-
I’m looking for articles on how elementary aged children cope with vision
loss, what usually happens in reaction to confirmation that their vision is
not the same as others and is decreased. Also helpful would be anything
that discusses negative behavior in reaction to this kind of news, too, and
what can be done at school and home to help them cope (other than
traditional therapy or play therapy). Many thanks!
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