Child Clinic

Child Clinic Evaluation Services

General Psychological Evaluation

Your clinician will conduct a comprehensive evaluation of child’s behavioral and emotional functioning through both parent and child interview. Diagnosis and treatment recommendations will be discussed, and referrals for services will be provided as needed.

Emotional Disturbance Evaluation

A thorough evaluation of your child’s emotional functioning, including psychological testing and in-depth interviews with parent and child. Diagnosis and treatment recommendations will be discussed, and referrals for services will be provided as needed.

ADHD Evaluation/Testing

A thorough evaluation of your child’s behavioral and attention problems will be conducted and alternative explanations for the child’s presenting problems will be ruled out. Diagnosis and treatment options will be discussed, and referrals for services will be provided as needed.

Learning Disability Evaluation/Testing

A thorough psycho-educational evaluation will be conducted to determine a child’s learning strengths and weaknesses and arrive at a diagnosis. Recommendations for academic services appropriate for each child’s learning difficulties will be provided.

Child Behavioral Consultation Services

ADHD Information/Consultation

most appropriate for parents whose children have been diagnosed with ADHD. We provide education about the nature of difficulties associated with ADHD, educational laws about services at school, and treatments available. Comprehensive documentation is provided and the parent is encouraged to discuss specific concerns about the child’s functioning.

Brief Behavioral Consultation

1- or 2- session consultation, most appropriate for parents seeking advice or coaching on behavior management for a specific problem (i.e. helping the child build friendships, teaching the child to follow parental instructions). The consultation includes brief education on the parenting technique best matched to the child’s specific problem and the parent is coached in using the technique.

Extended Behavioral Consultation

4- or 5- session consultation, most appropriate for parents seeking in-depth consultation on parenting children with emotional or behavioral difficulties. The collaborative relationship is tailored to the particular needs of child and family. The parent is extensively coached in using the recommended techniques.

Child Clinic Therapy Services

We offer short- and long-term psychological treatment for children and adolescents, ages 3-18, including play therapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy, family therapy, and group therapy. Problems addressed by our clinicians include:

  • Depression Anxiety
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Trauma
  • Academic Stress Divorce Adjustment
  • Oppositional Behavior Aggressive Behavior
  • ADHD Social Skills Difficulties
  • Parent-Child Relationship Difficulties

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