Irlen Diagnostic Assessment
The Irlen Diagnostic Assessment answers the questions:
What coloured lenses will be helpful?
Where will they be helpful?
If the Irlen Screening shows perceptual difficulties, you will be advised to have a vision check with an optometrist, if you have not already so, to check for any vision difficulties.
the appointment.If a prescription is required, bring it and the frames chosen to
In this session,
you choose the precise tint combinations which make the page more comfortable to work on and reduce print distortions.
you check whether the Irlen tints make positive changes only for reading or also for the environment.
An Irlen Diagnostic Assessment can take up to 2 hours, sometimes over more than one session.
For some, the process is easier and shorter.
Who can carry out an Irlen Diagnostic Assessment?
Only a trained Irlen Diagnostician knows how to follow the Irlen Method for a precise choice of tints required.
While some relief can be found by just having any coloured lenses, they are unlikely to provide the best, long-term improvement.
Why is this important?
Irlen Lenses has been researched and tested for over 30 years.
Their benefits are well documented.
Other colours may have significant unintended consequences