Visual Impairments

  • Vision problems  that are cause a significant limitation of visual capability resulting from disease, infection, inherited, trauma, or a congenital or degenerative condition that cannot be corrected by conventional means, including refractive correction, medication, or surgery.
  • Learners who have visual impairments typically do not have issues with language development and the amount of their mobility and the degree of their orientation depend on their spatial abilities.
  • The only problem these students have social is the reaction of their peers.
  • Just as you don’t think about your eye color everyday students with visual impairments do not think about their impairment everyday.  

Teen Heath: Visual Impairments 

  • This resource can help both teens and teen peers understand better the visual impairment disabilities.