Eye Health Topic Series – Behavioural Optometry

Behavioural Optometry – What is it?

Watch our eye health topic on behavioural optometry and find out why it’s important with Nick Hansen.

Nick Hansen is a third generation optometrist. His main interest has been in Behavioural Optometry and the treatment of children with strabismus (eye turn), amblyopia (lazy eye) and visually related learning disabilities.  In this area, he has published numerous papers and spoken at various Optometric and Educational Courses both Nationally and Internationally as well as lecturing in the postgraduate Optometry Masters Course UNSW.

He is a Past- President of Australasian College of Behavioural Optometrists and was elected the first Chairman of the Intercontinental Federation for Behavioural Optometry (IFBO).

Hansen Optometrists is the oldest independent practice in Australia. It has been serving the people of the Central West since 1886.

The Hansen optometrists have won numerous local Business Awards for service and excellence including a NSW Government Business Award and the Eyecare Plus Award for the Outstanding Practice.


Amorette Zielinski

Amorette is a Mum of two boys who often keep her flying by the seat of her pants and a wife to a man who is so much fun to share life with; never dull! Friends often call her a ‘connector’ because she loves putting like minded people together curating experiences for them.

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