Understanding Your Child’s Psychoeducational Evaluation Report [video]

Has your child has been formally assessed for learning disabilities and or ADHD, by either a psychoeducational or neuropsychological evaluation? If so, understanding the report is critical to your ability to become the best advocate for their needs.

Psychologists write these reports for parents, teachers, and even the students themselves, in the hopes that the information will be helpful in understanding how the student learns and what strengths can be accessed to circumvent any processing deficits. The testing results drive the determination of eligibility for special education support and services.

In this Parents Helping Parents webinar, Dr. Mark Westerfied, Psy.D., staff psychologist at Morrissey Compton Educational Center helps parents:

  • Understand the basic structure of psychoeducational assessment reports
  • Learn how to interpret standard scores, scaled scores, and percentiles
  • Know some common tests and what they look like
  • Convert recommendations into effective interventions

Source: Parents Helping Parents | Understanding Your Child’s Psychoeducational Evaluation Report, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QxJZ2iSNlvw | copyright Parents Helping Parents 2022

If you have concerns about your child or teen, CHC Care Coordinators can arrange a free 30-minute consultation so you can explore options with an expert. We invite you to call or email us at 650.688.3625 or careteam@chconline.org to set up an initial Parent Consultation appointment. CHC teletherapy services are available now.

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