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Visual stress is a visual perceptual processing condition that affects how visual information is interpreted by the brain and interferes with reading, attention, coordination, general health and behaviour. This is different from problems involving sight or sharpness of vision and can occur despite normal vision. Classic symptoms include light sensitivity, headaches from reading, and problems reading because the white “page appears too bright” or the words appear to be "moving, flashing, or jumping on the page". As reading is such a key skill for school and life in general, problems with reading can thus lead to significant impairment. The good news is that appropriate intervention can make a significant improvement and for many individuals, one of the interventions is as simple as specific colour filters.

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The Gestalt Institute of Toronto is one of the oldest established psychotherapy training schools in Canada. We were established in 1973 as a center for some of ... more
417 Parliament St, Toronto, ON, M5A 3A1 Map
416-964-9464
18 years and up
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YOUTHLINK offers a unique set of services and programs for vulnerable youth between the ages of 12-24 and their families or caregivers. All of our services and ... more
636 Kennedy Road, Toronto, ON, M1K 2B3 Map
416-967-1773
12 - 24 years
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Formerly (Mental Health Helpline) provides free and confidential information and referral services and supports for people experiencing mental health and/or ... more
ON, Canada
1-866-531-2600
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5720 Forgets Rd, Wyebridge, ON, L0K 2E0 Map
705-528-1793
8 years and up
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Corporation established in Canada to facilitate the identification, treatment and dissemination of information about Irlen Syndrome to individuals in Canada ... more
ON, Canada
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Snapclarity introduces a solution that provides personalized mental health care. The system today is confusing and full of disconnected parts. Through ... more
7 Bayview Rd, Ottawa, ON, K1Y 2C5
833-444-7627
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13737 96 Avenue, Surrey, BC, V3V 0C6 Map
18 years and up
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E-counseling is the premier guide to e-counseling service and mental health. Access self-help articles on a range of mental health topics, written by licensed professionals. more
Country Not Applicable
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9640 Bayview Avenue, Richmond Hill, ON, L4C 9P7 Map
905-508-1130
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5000 Yonge Street, North York, ON, M2N 7E9 Map
416-231-4700 x1
17 years and up
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5115 Harvester Rd, Burlington, ON, L7L 0A3 Map
905-633-9000
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Therapeutic Assessment & Counselling Services
1670 Bayview Ave., Toronto, ON, M4G 3C2 Map
416-801-4181
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Amreeta Kaur, MSW, RSW
95 Mural Street, Richmond Hill, ON, L4B 3G2 Map
647-868-3508
16 years and up
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Mindframe Psychology Centre
6655 Kitimat Road, Mississauga, ON, L5N 6J4 Map
905-334-7832
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Devika Rooney
854 Atwater Ave, Mississauga, ON Map
416-731-1884
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LillyB Counselling
14107 Belmont, Belmont, ON Map
226-377-6071
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371 Danforth Ave., Toronto, ON, M4K 1P1 Map
416-616-5284
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