17 Visual Skills

17 Visual Skills Vision Therapy

Most people don’t realize that you need 17 visual skills to succeed in reading, learning, sports, and in life. Seeing ‘20/20’ is just one of those visual skills. Here is the complete list:

1. Eye Movement Control

2. Simultaneous Focus at Far

3. Sustaining Focus at Far

4. Simultaneous Focus at Near

5. Sustaining Focus at Near

6. Simultaneous Alignment at Far

8. Simultaneous Alignment at Near

9. Sustaining Alignment at Near

10. Central Vision (Visual Acuity)

11. Peripheral Vision

12. Depth Awareness

13. Color Perception

14. Gross Visual-Motor

15. Fine Visual-Motor

16. Visual Perception

17. Visual Integration