Amanda Hall Lueck, Ph.D.

Amanda Hall Lueck, Ph.D., Professor Emerita of Special Education & Communicative Disorders at San Francisco State University, has worked in the field of visual impairments for over 40 years. At the University of California, Berkeley Low Vision Clinic, Dr. Lueck coordinated education and rehabilitation services. She has been a teacher in California and Wisconsin, and she was the Director of the Assessment Center for the Visually Impaired, an outreach unit of the California School for the Blind.

As a Fulbright Professor to Nepal, she introduced various aspects of low vision services, and she has also been a consultant in other developing countries.

Dr. Lueck is the editor of, Functional Vision: A Practitioner's Guide to Evaluation and Intervention, a co- author Developmental Guidelines for Infants with Visual Impairment: A Guidebook for Early Intervention, and co-editor, with Professor Gordon Dutton, of Vision and the Brain: Understanding Cerebral Visual Impairment in Children.

Professional Development Offerings

This workshop discuss different ways in which Cerebral Visual Impairment (CVI) manifests in children and what to look for when a child is diagnosed with it

Onsite Training

Dr. Lueck provides an overview of cerebral visual impairment and the challenges that parents and professionals face.