Remember to also update your child's assessment at the important transition years.
Psychoeducational Assessments are the first step in identifying learning disorders.
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Call today to book a Psychoeducational Assessment. Give your child the tools to learn to their full potential. Remember to update assessments before your adolescent heads off to post-secondary school!
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A thorough and extensive psychoeducational assessment (also called a psych-ed, a psycho-ed, or an Educational Assessment or even a Learning Disabilities assessment) is important to your child's education. We offer a variety of assessment strategies and a detailed written report to explain the support your child may need in their educational setting. You will meet with Dr. McCabe initially and then with a team of psychometrists available to complete the tests, the assessment will be completed quickly and thoroughly over a few meetings. Dr. McCabe will provide feedback to you regarding the outcome, and will also go to a school meeting to meet with the teaching team and parents to develop a thorough understanding and implications of the results.It is important to have an updated (adult) assessment for students needing accommodations at post-secondary school.
Related to the psychoeducational assessment is assessment for Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD or ADD as it is sometimes called). Assessment for ADHD is done in conjunction with a psycho-ed, but can also be completed separately.
Our office is committed to providing you with excellent psychological care. Short term or long term we can help you reach your potential.
Mental Health is key to our well-being. Good mental health isn't just about avoiding problems or being 'perfect.' Throughout our lives we face many challenges. Good mental health helps us live well and feel capable even with challenges. A psychologist can be immensely helpful with these challenges.
Often your family doctor may suggest a psychologist but a referral isn't necessary. Although not OHIP covered, many benefit plans recognize the importance of good mental health and provide coverage for psychological services.
Call our office today, 519-880-2178, and let us help you.
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