Residency

Residency Program in Vision Therapy and Rehabilitation

The Optometry Center for Vision Therapy – Austin, Texas

Established

2014

Affiliation

Rosenberg School of Optometry / University of the Incarnate Word

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Accreditation

This residency program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council on Optometric Education (ACOE)

Locations

The Optometry Center for Vision Therapy (OCVT)
6836 Bee Caves Rd, Ste. 100
Austin, TX 78746
10601 Pecan Park Blvd, Ste. 201
Austin, TX 78750
255 E. Sonterra Blvd, Ste. 100
San Antonio, TX 78258

Residency Coordinator

Briana Larson, O.D., F.C.O.V.D., F.A.A.O., F.N.O.R.A.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Residency Program in Vision Therapy and Rehabilitation at OCVT is to yield expert clinicians and leaders in the field of vision therapy and rehabilitation through didactic knowledge, clinical experience, and concentrated practice management exposure.  The resident will gain mastery of diagnosis and treatment of visual efficiency and processing deficits, neurological insult, and pediatric visual conditions.

Upon successful completion, the resident will have the competencies to serve as an expert and a leader in the field of vision therapy and rehabilitation. The resident will also acquire the skill set to efficiently operate a private vision therapy, pediatric optometry and neuro-optometry specialty practice.

Program Description Overview

This residency program is based at three locations of the Optometry Center for Vision Therapy (OCVT) in Austin and San Antonio, Texas. OCVT is a specialty practice exclusively dedicated to vision therapy, neuro-optometric rehabilitation and pediatric optometry.  The residency is a full-time, formal, supervised program consisting of direct patient care, didactic education, practice management development and scholarly activities. The program is 53 weeks in duration.

Program Goals and Objectives