The Eye-Powerment Program is designed to help individuals and their caregivers overcome and grow through the life-altering experience of vision loss.
60 MINUTES OF PERSONALIZED COACHING EACH WEEK
Recording and documentation of progress, accomplishments, and notes from each session
Ongoing support via Slack messaging
Customized prompts, podcasts, and resources tailored to your specific needs.
Become confident by overcoming comparison, rejection, and lack of confidence in your appearance, building on your strengths, connecting with a supportive community, and fostering healthy relationships with yourself and others.
OVERCOME BARRIERS TO VISION LOSS & EYE REMOVAL SURGERY
Create a plan and network to overcome physical barriers to vision loss and eye surgery, speed up recovery, and develop solutions for stressors to improve overall physical well-being.
CREATE YOUR EMPOWERING STORY
Create an empowering story by aligning all aspects of your well-being, sharing your experience, strength, and hope with others, and letting go of the past.
MENTAL HEALING AROUND VISION LOSS & YOUR FUTURE
Mental healing around vision loss by identifying and addressing root causes of fear and self-sabotage, creating a plan for worst-case scenarios, and learning to live fearlessly.
DEVELOPE A LONGTERM PLAN
Develop a long-term plan by setting goals, solving problems proactively, and utilizing tools to improve self-love, inner strength, positive thinking, and recovery, despite vision loss.
EYEHESIVE is working to create a list of resources for the visual impairment community. Here you will find a step-by-step video on what the prosthetic eye process looks like, where you can find an ocularist near you and book sessions with mentors that you connect with.
If you are an ocularist and would like to be in our featured ocularist series, please email us at email@example.com
Learn More About Prosthetic Eye Creation & Eye Removal Surgeries
Interview with Mohammad Dehabadi
Ocular Plastic Surgeon
During the interview with Mohammad, Eyehesive delves into the various aspects of having an eye removed, including the prevalent causes, age groups affected, and expectations before, during and after the surgery.
Find Mohammad on IG: @the_eye_dr
The Blind Guide is focused on helping people thrive with vision loss. Ed Henkler's perspective is that of a caregiver who helped his Mom thrive after vision loss. Based on his career history, he is also passionate about creating more meaningful employment for people with disabilities, veterans, and military spouses.
KNOW THE GLOW
Know the Glow is a global nonprofit leader in raising awareness of leukocoria (the Glow) and the childhood blinding diseases it can indicate. We work globally to eliminate preventable childhood blindness through early detection and treatment of these conditions.
We empower parents to see their child’s vision in a new light by raising awareness about The Glow (medically known as leukocoria) and encouraging them to make sure their young children receive comprehensive eye exams by an eye specialist.