The CLVT uses functional vision evaluation instruments to assess visual acuity, visual fields, contrast sensitivity function, color vision, stereopsis, visual perceptual and visual motor functioning, literacy skills in reading and writing, etc. as they relate to vision impairment and disability. The CLVT also evaluates work history, educational performance, ADL and IADL performance, use of technology, quality of life and aspects of psychosocial and cognitive function. They instruct in the use of prescribed low vision devices.
Badge Visual Description: A cranberry-colored circle that sweeps out to a square corner at the top left with A-C-V-R-E-P in white letters. Inside the cranberry circle is a white circle. Inside white circle is the CLVT logo that is a stylized blue figure a black circle outline for the head with arms stretched upward holding a gold banner with CLVT in black letters. The vertical rectangle of the logo has a gold border outlined in black and inside starting at the bottom of the rectangle and moving up to the right is Certified Low Vision Specialist.