Resources to help you Become a better optician

experience

becoming an optician Series

The goal of the project is to not only help new opticians find their way but to also help existing opticians by showing relatability and opportunity.

becoming an optician series

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FRAMES

independent eyewear brands

A listing of the best optician recommended independent glasses and sunglasses eyewear brands.

independent eyewear brands

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answers

frequently asked questions

These are the questions, with answers, about becoming an optician that are asked most often.

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faq's

planning

social media planner (free download)

Each month I publish a helpful planner that you can use as a guide, making it easier to stay on top of your posting.

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planner

read the latest articles

things going on in the optical world

learn more about opticianry

new and continuing education

abo exam material

Study guides, practice tests, and more to help you prep for your NOCE exam to gain ABOC accredation.

NCLE Material

Books, videos, and programs to help you prep for your CLRE exam to gain NCLE accredation.

Continuing ed

Free and paid optician continuing education courses for credits to apply towards re-credentialing.

books for opticians

books every optician should have in their library

must-have opticianry books

SYSTEM FOR OPHTHALMIC DISPENSING

MODERN OPHTHALMIC OPTICS

INTRO TO BASIC OPTICAL PRINCIPLES

Carissa Dunphy

I am Carissa Dunphy.

I’m an American Board of Opticianry Certified optician who has worked in the eyecare industry since 2008. My website, social media, and online presence allow me to share my ideas, resources, and inclusion for and with others in the industry.

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