Know Pro Vip

Professionals for Visually Impaired Persons Training XL and Knowledge Sharing

Transfer of Innovation across Europe within the field of visual impairment in 3 different knowledge-sharing-groups covering the following subjects: Visually Impaired Refugees/Immigrant, Elderly Visually Impaired 60+, Acquired Deafblindness.

All the members of ENVITER are specialised schools, colleges or institutes working with the Blind or Visually Impaired. ENVITER represents some of Europe’s leading specialists in this field.

A Life Long Learning project funded by Leonardo da Vinci running over 2 years, begining October 2007 and ending September 2009.


ALBERTA, L. ORR, The psychosocial aspects of aging and vision loss. J. of Gerontological social work, 1991, 17 (3/4), 1-14
BLOOM, T.J.M., DIEPEVEEN, C., Visually Impaired Elderly, in: Slechtziendheid /T.J.M. Blom; 3e dr. – Ridderkerk:. – VI, 180, [14] p.:fig., lit. opg.; ISBN 90-76252-27-0
H.9: Slechtziendheid bij ouderen / T.J.M. Blom en C. Diepeveen, p. 146 –158; Luiten, 2001

CHRISTAEN, M.P., Vivre mieux dans un environnement visuel adapté. Association pour le Bien des Aveugle et malvoyants, Genéve, 2004
HOLZSCHUCH, C., MOUREY, F., MANIERE, D., Gériatrie et basse-vision. Pratiques interdisciplinaires. MASSON, 2002
NOLAN, D.E., Normal Age-Related Vision Loss and Related Services for the Elderly.

Date: 10/31/2012
Author: The European Network for Vision Impairment Training Education & Research : ENVITER
Organization: ENVITER
Only for Members: No
Content type: Tools
Tags: education
Categories: Aids & Appliances, Medical & Functions, Eye - Vision impairment, Skills, Communication, Mobility, Sensory, Psychosocial