Jump Start now has an experienced psychologist on the team, offering comprehensive psychoeducational evaluations and advocacy.

Evaluations can be used to determine if your child is eligible to receive special education services, classroom accommodations, and/or testing accommodations for classroom based tests, college entrance exams (SAT/ACT), and/or graduate school entrance exams (GRE, LSAT, MCAT, GMAT).

Our Psychologist is a leading expert in evaluating for:

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Anxiety Disorders

Executive Functioning Deficits

Learning Disabilities

such as Dyslexia, Reading, Math, and Writing Disorders

To help determine if your child should have a comprehensive educational and psychological evaluation, ask yourself the following questions:

 
Are they planning to take a standardized exam, such as the SAT or ACT and believe they require extended time?
Does your child have difficulty completing classroom tests and finals on time?
Do they have difficulty paying attention in class?
Are they working hard but still not achieving?
Does your child have difficulty taking notes during class?

If your answer to any of these questions was YES,

You should consider having a psychoeducational evaluation for done your child