Developmental/Behavioral Assessment

Dr. Amanda Hackwell

Psychological Assessments & Consulting

Developmental/Behavioral Assessment

This type of assessment is ideal for identifying neurodevelopmental issues in young children, such as autism, general developmental delays, intellectual disabilities, and functional challenges caused by birth traumas, as well as generic or metabolic abnormalities.

Typical assessments include the following:

  • Intelligence testing
  • Assessment of adaptive/daily living skills
  • Behavioral/social skills assessment
  • Evaluation of verbal and nonverbal communication skills
  • Play observation when appropriate

Comprehensive written report with suggested interventions