We provide comprehensive diagnostic evaluations throughout the state of Michigan. If you have questions or concerns about your child's development and/or behavior, give us a call right away. We provide pre-screenings and in-depth assessments for:
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Oppositional Deficiency Disorder (ODD)
Social, and Emotional Development Delays
Childhood Trauma Related Conditions
Intelligence, Adaptive and Cognitive Testing
We accept a variety of insurances including Medicaid Waiver, some PPOs, and self-pay.
What is Psychological Testing?
If you or a family member has been referred for psychological testing, you probably have some questions about what to expect. Or you may have heard about psychological testing and wonder if you or a family member should be tested. Psychological testing may sound intimidating, but it’s designed to help you.
In many ways, psychological testing and assessment are similar to medical tests. If a patient has physical symptoms, a primary care provider may order X-rays or blood tests to understand what’s causing those symptoms. The results of the tests will help inform develop a treatment plan.
Read more http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/assessment
Understanding diagnosing Autism
ASD can sometimes be detected at 18 months or younger. By age 2, a diagnosis by an experienced professional can be considered very reliable. However, many children do not receive a final diagnosis until much older. This delay means that children with an ASD might not get the help they need.
Diagnosing an ASD takes two steps:
Comprehensive Diagnostic Evaluation
All children are recommended for screening for developmental delays and disabilities during regular well-child visits.
24 or 30 months
Additional screening might be needed if a child is at high risk for developmental problems due to preterm birth, low birth weight or other reasons.
Read more at: https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/autism/screening.html
Set an appointment
The first step is to contact our office at 313-766-6285. Our office staff will assist and guide you with our intake process and schedule you for the next available appointment.
Our Clinical team are skilled professionals with the knowledge to ensure you have a friendly, high-quality experience. Upon arrival, you’ll be asked to complete typical medical appointment paperwork before starting the evaluation process.
Prepare yourself to answer a series of questions regarding your child’s medical and behavioral history. Bring any documents that you feel comfortable sharing with the examiner to the appointment.
After finishing the intake and evaluation process, we'll schedule a follow-up session where we'll discuss our findings, test results, and best treatment recommendations, help you set up treatment appointments (if needed), and give you a written report for your records.