Assessments and Therapies Provided

We evaluate and treat all school-related and behavioral child/adolescent issues. Adults are accepted for Autism, Learning Disability and ADHD testing only.

Learning Disabilities

Types of Learning Disabilities

Tests Administered:

  • Reading Math and Writing tests
     (Woodcock-Johnson Tests of Achievement IV)
  • Processing (auditory, visual, memory, logic)
    (Woodcock-Johnson Tests of Cognitive Ability and Oral Language IV)
  • IQ to better understand potential
    (Wechsler Intelligence Tests germaine to child’ age e.g. WISC-V, WPPSI IV, WAIS IV)
  • includes initial session, two 2-hour testing sessions and feedback session with parents (children over 14 included)

Parents meet with the doctor who presents a no-nonsense gameplan that might include recommendations for the school (504 or IEP plan), pinpoint tutoring, placement changes and parenting recommendations. SEE Rates and Insurance TAB FOR PRICING.

Attention Deficit Disorders

Non Pharmocolgical Treatment of ADHD
  • Testing rules out other causes of focus issues such as anxiety, dependency, lack of interest, undermovtivation, learning weaknesses.
  • Includes initial session, 2 hours testing, and feedback results session
  • Includes computerized test of foucs

Asperger’s and  Autism Spectrum Disorders

 

  • Testing includes the gold standard of autism evaluation—the ADOS-2 (Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule), Intellectual Potential, Developmental and Social Maturity plus parent and teacher ratings.

The Following Issues Can Also Be Fully Evaluated:

 

  • Behavior Disorders (including tantrums, oppositional disorder and anger)
  • Children’s form of OCD (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder)
  • Anxiety including social anxiety, school avoidance and seperation anxiety
  • School Admissions testing, Gifted testing