Motor Skills, Visual Motor Integration

Motor Skills, Visual Motor Integration

Many parents witness their child’s daily resistance and struggles with writing and wonder why it seems so difficult and how they can help. As they begin their search for answers they may encounter information that makes them question if the handwriting issues are due to a fine-motor weakness, an eyesight problem, a visual perceptual delay, or a combination of all three. Many families gain clarity once commonly used terms such as motor skills, visual skills, perceptual skills and visual motor integration are accurately defined.