Psychological Testing For Children

Psychological evaluations for children and adolescents are conducted by Licensed Clinical Psychologists and provide normed and standardized data to help parents, school staff and other treatment team providers understand the many components of your child’s functioning. An assessment can provide a baseline for current cognitive abilities, academic problems and strengths, difficulties relating to others, vocational concerns and emotional experience. Our psychological evaluations may offer additional insight if you are seeking more information about the possibility of a diagnosis related to:

  • Depression
  • Attention and Hyperactivity (Attention DEFICIT Hyperactivity Disorder)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Cognitive or Developmental Delay
  • Anxiety
  • Behavior Problems
  • Impulsivity / Poor Judgement / Struggles Making Positive Choices
  • Memory Problems
  • Sensory Over-Sensitivity or Under-Sensitivity
  • Dyslexia
  • Executive Functioning Difficulties
  • Vocational Problems
  • Communication Disorders
  • Dementia
  • Memory Problems
  • Learning and Academic Problems
  • Visual and Auditory Learning Disorders
  • Giftedness

Psychological Assessments can also be a valuable tool to assist with the following:

  • IEP goal planning
  • Processing Deficits and Creation of Accomodations for Work and School Settings
  • Giftedness
  • Accommodations for standardized testing (SAT, ACT)
  • Transitioning IEP Accomodations for College Entrance
  • Early Entrance to Kindergarten
  • Understanding Developmental Delays and Identifying Necessary Accomodations