Date of Award
Master of Science in Vision Science
Nira R. Levine, PhD
A Psychologically based literature review that explores the dependence of mental health status upon visual-perceptual dysfunction. The visual-perceptual system is reviewed. Associations are discussed concerning schizophrenia, affective disorders, depression, personality disorders, dyslexia, attention deficits, psychosis, neurosis, low self esteem, emotional immaturity.
Gurtisen, James M., "The relationship between visual-perceptual dysfunction and psychological disorders: A literature review" (1991). College of Optometry. 929.