Fall 2014 Newsletter Recap: Seasonal News and Tips for Thriving with ADHD

Springboard Clinic’s Fall 2014 Newsletter focused on taking advantage of the back-to-school vibe - even if you’re not a student, there’s something to be said about the optimism that comes with a new school year. So, whether you’re a student, parent, or well-intentioned adult, this issue offered tips, ideas, and sources of support that focus on making this school year one to remember!

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What to ask before booking a Psychoeducational Assessment

If you’re looking into a psychoeducational assessment for yourself or your child, there are certain things to consider before taking the plunge.

First of all, what is a psychoeducational assessment? One definition (among many available online) states that it is an “estimate [of] an individual’s abilities and educational achievement levels.” In an nutshell, this means that it is a comprehensive assessment of an individual’s strengths and weaknesses in several domains – including cognitive ability, academic achievement, information processing, and more.

What else should you know before booking a psychoeducational assessment? Below are 5 questions to ask before committing to anything:

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