Assessing individuals for intellectual achievement, skills, abilities, personality and mental status can be part of a mental health treatment plan. This is generally a brief service consisting of 1-3 visits of varying lengths and is always performed by a psychologist.

What services are available in this program?

Psychological Assessments

A medical psychologist performs psychological assessments of our clients, using a combination of common techniques that can include testing, interviewing and observation.

Who may benefit from these services?

We often use psychology services as part of a treatment plan, especially in the assessment phase. These assessments help us determine a person’s behavior, personality and capabilities so that we can best identify and treat any problem areas. Our services are also be used to determine a number of things, including:

  • Mental Status Examinations
  • Mental Status Examinations
  • IQ Testing
  • Achievement Testing
  • Personality Assessment
  • Capacity to Parent
  • ADHD Testing
  • Memory Testing
  • Asperger’s Disorder and Autistic Disorder Testing
  • Adaptive Functioning Testing

We also offer specialized services for different agencies, such as Disability Determination Services, mental status examinations for the Department of Human Services, mental status examinations for veterans seeking benefits and adoption fitness assessments with Holt International.

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Mental health is a key part of your overall health. Brief screenings are the quickest way to determine if you or someone you care about should connect with a mental health professional.

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