Recent Episodes and Interviews

Shedding Light on Hidden Vision-Related Learning Problems with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Wendy Rosen

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Wendy Rosen, author, elementary and early childhood teacher, adjunct instructor and education consultant. She talks about her expertise in vision-related learning problems, a lesser-known type of disability that can affect a child's learning capacity, behavior, and health. One in four school-age children struggle with these hidden vision problems. We have been unknowingly immersed in a decades-long, silent epidemic that has resulted in multiple crises that schools are facing due to widespread lack of knowledge about this critical subject. Educating all school personnel, pediatricians and child development specialists about functional vision will breathe unprecedented new life into the education and well-being of our children, as it will shed light on why so many students are still struggling in school despite remedial help, IEPs, and medication. Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

Celebrate Vision and Learning Month and Discover the InfantSEE Program with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Dr. Jennifer Zolman

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Jennifer Zolman, multi-awarded optometrist, owner and CEO of the Draisin Vision Group. She is also actively affiliated with different optometric organizations. She talks about Vision and Learning Month in August and the InfantSEE Program. She also sheds light on why 20/20 vision may not be enough, and the importance of regular and comprehensive eye exams. Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

Special Education Advocates and School Supports for Children’s Learning Differences and Vision Issues with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Roxanne Bradley

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Roxanne Bradley, a special education advocate, and the president and founder of Learning Differences World. She talks about the role of special education advocates in ensuring schools provide supports for children’s learning differences and vision issues. She also gives insights on educational supports through an Individualized Education Program and 504 Plan. Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

Understanding Our Primitive Reflex Codes That Affect Sensory Development and Vision Skills with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Patti Andrich

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Patti Andrich, an internationally honored occupational and vision therapist, researcher and author. She is also the founder of the Sensory Foundations Program, and co-founder of The Vision Development Team. She talks about our primitive reflexes and coding system that lay the foundation of our sensory development, and particularly how these reflex codes support the development of vision skills. Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

Sports Vision and Rehabilitation of Vision After a Sports-Related Concussion with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Dr. Alex Andrich

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Alex Andrich, an optometrist, performance vision coach and lecturer. He is the co-founder of The Vision Development Team and the International Sports Vision Association. He talks about sports vision, vision skills and vision rehabilitation after sports-related concussions. Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

PsycheHike and The Power of Movement to Heal Body, Mind and Spirit with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Dr. Audrey Boxwell

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Audrey Boxwell, a psychotherapist and pastoral counselor. She talks about the program she developed called PsycheHike® that focuses on walking, hiking and all kinds of movement to heal the body, mind and spirit. According to Audrey, “Walking beside patients levels the playing field, eliminating the hierarchy existing in traditional office settings. This, coupled with the forward action of walking and or hiking, serve as a perfect metaphor toward possibilities, rather than getting stuck in the past, focusing on missed opportunities or long held negative beliefs." Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

Learn the Importance of Eye Exams through the Documentary “Open Your Eyes” with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Dr. Kerry Gelb

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Kerry Gelb, optometrist, producer of the documentary “Open Your Eyes” and host of the Open Your Eyes Podcast. He talks about his documentary “Open Your Eyes” and explained why it’s so important to have our eyes examined, and how optometrists can now see almost 300 systemic diseases in the eye. He also discussed the importance of nutrition and doing eye exams in person. Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

Building Relationships and Community Through Jewish Explorers with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Cindy Coons

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Cindy Coons, founder and director of Jewish Explorers. Cindy talks about her program that welcomes Jewish and Interfaith families with preschool and elementary school-aged children. Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

Ending The Senseless Visual Struggle with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Dr. Nancy Torgerson

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Nancy Torgerson, founder and owner of Alderwood Vision Therapy to talk about her journey in optometry/vision therapy, ending the visual struggle and how vision affects learning. Nancy, or Dr. T, is also an adjunct professor and co-author of The Essential Playbook, Maximizing Outcomes in Optometric Vision Therapy. Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

How To Gain Clarity, Courage and Confidence with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Dr. Sam Berne

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Sam Berne, a thought leader in the field of Behavioral/Holistic Optometry and Vision Therapy. He is also an author, researcher, facilitator, teacher and podcast host. This show is a simulcast with the EyeClarity Podcast with Dr. Sam Berne where Dr. Lynn talks about her book, Expand Your Vision: How to Gain Clarity, Courage, and Confidence. Dr. Sam Berne has been a thought leader in the field of Behavioral/Holistic Optometry and Vision Therapy for over thirty years. He is an internationally-known author, researcher, facilitator, and teacher. He has a successful private practice in Santa Fe, New Mexico, where his revolutionary Developmental Learning Program (DLP) provides individuals with natural alternatives for improving vision and overall health. He has promoted his unconventional philosophy of “throwing out labels, letting go of cookbook solutions and treating patients from the present forward.” Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

The Brilliance of Visualization in a 7-Year Old Kid with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Sierra Simon

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Sierra Simon, 7-year old, 1st Grader and "brilliant" granddaughter of Dr. Lynn. They talk about what visualization means to a kid like her and how she uses it in writing stories. Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

A Mission of Inclusion and Unlimited Community with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Sharon Lewis

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Sharon Lewis, an inspiring friend, traveler and survivor of colorectal cancer. Sharon talks about her mission to be the one who makes a difference in inclusion. Living in Peru for five years of her childhood opened a unique aperture on inclusion. It gave her a very different experience to speak from than what her American peers would have had. She reflects on the idea of unlimited community and what it can do to humanity. She also shares her journey of healing from colorectal cancer that led to empowerment not only for herself but also her community. Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

Developing Sight and Vision with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Sandra Beck

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Sandra Beck, an author, coach, speaker, radio host, entrepreneur and philanthropist. This show is a simulcast with the podcast Motherhood Talks with Sandra Beck where they talk about developing sight and vision. A pioneer in vision therapy and developmental optometry, Dr. Lynn Hellerstein has helped thousands of children and adults improve their vision and transform their lives through vision therapy and visual brain training. Sandra is the president of Beck Multimedia. She teaches all of her clients how to maximize their lives by using the power of the internet coupled with the drive of their passions to create the lifestyle of their dreams. Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

The 6th Grader and Her Surprising Experiences with Visualization with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Edina Harmon

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Edina Harmon, honor roll student, active athlete, baker, and Dr. Lynn’s delightful granddaughter. Dr. Lynn and Edina talk about how to use visualization in your life—even as an 11-year old, middle-school 6th grader! Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

How Expansion Thinking Led to the Sock It To Em Sock Campaign with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Sue Lee

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Sue Lee, the co-founder of Sock It To Em Sock Campaign. She talks about her practice of expansion thinking by asking what if, what else and why not. She discussed how she applied it to her vision of providing new socks for those in need and how she took that vision beyond its original concept. Sock It To Em Sock Campaign is a public charity whose mission is to provide new socks for men, women and children who are experiencing homelessness and/or are in need. It began in 2012 and to date has collected 859,000 pairs of socks that have been distributed in 41 states. Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

Matching Your Inner Vision with Your Outer Vision with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Erin Kerry

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Erin Kerry, host of Sparking Wholeness podcast, a certified integrative nutrition health coach and self-proclaimed “brain health nerd.” This show is a simulcast with the podcast Sparking Wholeness with Erin Kerry where they talk about vision and visualization. Dr. Lynn shares insights on the power of matching your inner vision with your outer vision. Erin is the owner of Sparking Wholeness and works as an integrative health coach at Living Well Tyler. Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

Returning to Oneself with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Sariel Beckenstein

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Sariel Beckenstein, a certified life coach and EFT master practitioner. Sariel and Lynn start a conversation about returning to oneself. He discusses what kind of relationship his parents had that gave him different kinds of trauma. Sariel talks about how he supports and helps people track the love of their dreams and find their way back to themself. He believes that returning to self will grant you inner peace and attain the freedom of life. Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

The Impact of Vision and Visualization with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Leigh Richardson

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Leigh Richardson, an author, licensed counselor, podcast host, international speaker, and founder and clinical director of The Brain Performance Center in Dallas. This show is a simulcast with the podcast In Your Head with Leigh Richardson where Dr. Lynn talks about the impact of having excellent vision, the power of visualization, and vision rehabilitative therapy. As a brain health expert, Leigh regularly contributes to radio and television stations across the nation. She is also the author of the book Turn Your Brain On – To Get Your Game On. She is the founder and clinical director of The Brain Performance Center, a brain and mental health clinic specializing in a combination of psychotherapy programs like counseling and performance coaching, and neurotherapy treatments like neurofeedback and bio regulation therapy. Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

Expand Your Vision with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Dr. Fred Moss

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Fred Moss, a psychiatrist, speaker, coach and podcast host, to talk about how to expand your vision and Dr. Lynn’s exciting goals for creating the Vision Beyond Sight podcast. She discusses her experience with different patients, and not only does she want to correct their vision outside but also their vision inside. Dr. Fred Moss is a psychiatrist with nearly 40 years of clinical experience. He helps out thousands of people to regain their voice, be heard, and courageously embrace their humanity. And often without the use of medications or drug treatment. Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

Creating Meaningful Jewish Moments Through PJ Library with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Bethany Friedlander

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Bethany Friedlander, manager of PJ Library and a long-time Jewish educator. Bethany talks about her work in PJ Library at JEWISHcolorado. She is passionate about Jewish education for young people, about literacy, and about the role that families can play when they take an active role in their children’s Jewish learning and lives. PJ Library’s mission is connecting families, raising Jewish children with Jewish content books, and creating opportunities to allow parents to connect with each other to create meaningful Jewish experiences. It is a worldwide program that sends free Jewish children’s books to families every month. Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.

Recreating a Vision for Your Life After Loss with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein and Sandra Beck

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Sandra Beck, an author, coach, speaker, radio host, entrepreneur and philanthropist. Sandra discusses the importance of your vision for your future and how your awareness of it can transform the course of your life, especially after a loss. Sandra is the president of Beck Multimedia. She teaches all of her clients how to maximize their lives by using the power of the internet coupled with the drive of their passions to create the lifestyle of their dreams. Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Developmental Optometrist, co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, P.C., award-winning author and international speaker, holds powerful and inspiring conversations with her guests in the areas of health, wellness, education, sports and psychology. They share their inspirational stories of healing and transformation through their vision expansion. Vision Beyond Sight Podcast will help you see with clarity, gain courage and confidence. Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight! Also available on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Audible and Stitcher.