Technical description The Bates Method is an eye training program consisting of a series of exercises based on color and light perception, eye movement, long and short distance vision, central and peripheral vision.
Science foundation claims The Bates Method estimates that eye muscular reflex exercises can improve eyesight.
Protocol of Use A session typically lasts 1 hour.
How can you use Soundsory as a complement to this program? The Soundsory Program is a great tool that can be used as a complement to The Bates Method. It is a multi-sensory, home-based program and helps improve motor and cognitive abilities like hand-eye coordination in children and adults.
Soundsory stimulates the brain to build foundational skills like Visual, Auditory, Tactile, Vestibular, and Proprioception and then builds Developmental and Learning skills on top.
Soundsory is a 40-day program of daily 30 minutes of music listening with exercises. The program is divided into two sessions of 20 days each.
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Professional Equipment No specific equipment.
End-users Equipment No.
Home based program Available.
Training for Professionals No specific certification and training.
Online Training No.
Number of Professional certification levels No.
About the company
Good to know: Some exercises are dangerous for the eye and may be applied with precaution.
Company’s founder and date: The Bates Method was developed by the Eye-care physician William Horatio Bates, M.D., in the 1900s.
Number of Practitioners: 200.
Main Area: USA – Europe
The Bates Method International
7 Christ Church Road
London, SW14 7AB