Vision Clinics of Development and Learning in Bellevue, Bothell and Seattle WA offer Pediatric Eye Exams, Functional Vision Evaluations and Vision Therapy services. Providing evaluation and treatment of visual skills dysfunctions, especially related to learning disabilities, dyslexia, attention deficit, ADHD, and academic / vocational performance, reading, writing, dysgraphia, lazy eye, and strabismus. Clinic and / or home-based tutoring and therapy solutions offered.

Vision is involved in most everything we do in life. Do you or your child struggle with school, work, attention, or the enjoyment of life? Consider how many hours of the day are spent working with books, papers, and computer screens. Visual skills are critical for the tremendous demands on focus, attention, and thinking that are needed for success today. Dr. Pearson's Functional Vision Evaluations go beyond basic eye exams to evaluate specific skills, such as two-eye coordination, eye tracking, focusing flexibility, and visual perceptual processing that are essential for academic and career success.

A Functional/Developmental Vision Evaluation is an essential part of a comprehensive multidisciplinary approach to a child’s developmental or academic struggles. Dr. Pearson collaborates with other professionals in providing this important visual component. After an evaluation, therapeutic activities are prescribed. Many of these activities can be integrated within existing therapies or school programs, with progress monitored via Internet systems and occasional office visits.

Dr. Pearson makes extensive use of internet-based software, and at-a-distance coaching systems offering students/families effective therapeutic practice at home, which saves considerable time and resources over more traditional office-based programs (office-based therapy is available too).

Highlights, Specialties & Features

  • Pediatric Eye Exams, Functional Vision Evaluations and Vision Therapy services'
  • Convergence insufficiency treatment
  • Reading and Writing Programs, academic performance tests
  • Treatment for visual skills dysfunctions related to Learning Disabilities, ADHD, dyslexia, etc.
  • Visagraph
  • Home based and in-clinic programs available

Payment Options

  • Debit Cards, MasterCard, VISA

Contact Details

  Person Dr. Alan Pearson
  City Bellevue , WA
  Zip Code 98005
  Address 12835 Bel-Red Road, Suite 303
  Phone Number (425) 213-1016
  Tollfree (800) 410-1356
  Fax (425) 949-4491

Business Representative

Dr. Alan Pearson

Dr. Pearson works with children (6 months and up) and adults wanting to improve their visual skills through therapeutic activity. He evaluates and prescribes appropriate tools and goals then counsels and coaches the patient/family toward achievement. He works collaboratively with Bothell Pediatric and Hand Therapy Clinic's occupational, physical, and speech therapists as well as with therapists and educators around the state. Dr. Pearson has over 16 years clinical experience evaluating and treating visual and perceptual dysfunctions impacting learning, development, reading, dyslexia, attention deficits, strabismus, amblyopia, and visual integration. He is involved with research and development associated with curriculum development, interdisciplinary collaboration models, and integrative treatment approaches. In his free time, Dr. Pearson enjoys outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, backpacking and skiing.

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Check out Dr. Pearson's new blog at This blog is for optometrists, ophthalmologists, occupational therapists, physical therapists, speech language therapists, psychologists, educators, teachers of the visually impaired, and any
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Eye Gaze Tracking for Vision Therapy
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What is Optometric Vision Therapy and how to locate a Doctor near you?
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Summer Reading Booster Offered in June, July and August of 2015 Best for students grades K to 5 : BELLEVUE & BOTHELL Develops the Essential Skills for Reading: Phonological awareness Phonics Word segmentation Automaticity Vocabulary Comprehension
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Here is an article by DAN L. FORTENBACHER, OD FCOVD that helps us understand how vision therapy will help our children:
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New research shows evidence – Emotional and ADD-like behavior problems in children linked to common vision problem:
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Check out our new website: You can find out more about Vision Clinics of Development and Learning and our doctors, how to contact us, find a list of IN NETWORK insurance options, view and print forms, etc.
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READING PROGRAMS: Vision Clinics of Development and Learning offer professionally monitored and coached reading programs. In-clinic in Bellevue & Bothell, WA and home-based reading programs available. Amazing results! Learn all about reading here:
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