Dr. Heidi SensenigJoin us as we congratulate Dr. Heidi Sensenig!

The International Examination and Certification Board (IECB) of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD) has certified Dr. Heidi Sensenig of Wyomissing PA as a Fellow of the College (FCOVD) at the association’s annual meeting held April 2018 in Bellevue, Washington. Dr. Sensenig was one of 26 Fellows that completed the process and were inducted officially as Fellows of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development.

The Fellow certification process serves to identify individuals who are prepared to offer state-of-the-art clinical services in behavioral and developmental vision care, optometric vision therapy and vision rehabilitation. All Fellows are Board certified in vision development and therapy and offer functional and preventative vision care services to their patients.

To become a Fellow (FCOVD), the doctor must have graduated from an Accreditation Council for Optometric Education (ACOE)‐accredited institution; been in clinical practice for at least three years, at least two of which have included the direct diagnosis and management of vision therapy patients; successfully completed the International Examination and Certification Board (IECB) case reports and answers to open book questions as prescribed by the Fellowship Candidate Guide; and passed the IECB’s oral and written examinations according to the established criteria of the IECB.

About COVD

The College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD) is an international, non-profit optometric membership organization that provides education, evaluation, and board certification programs in behavioral and developmental vision care, optometric vision therapy, and visual rehabilitation. The organization is comprised of doctors of optometry, vision therapists, and other vision specialists. For more information please visit www.covd.org