Diagnostic Psychological Assessments
Artius Allied Health is proud to offer Diagnostic Psychological Assessments for children, adolescents and adults, which is performed by our experienced and qualified Psychologists and our renowned Educational and Developmental Psychologists.
What is a Psychological Assessment?
Psychological assessments are designed to help you.
Our highly experienced Psychologists use a variety of specialised tests and assessment tools to observe your behaviour, abilities and areas of concern.
Assessment results can help you, your carers and clinicians to better understand how you function as an individual.
Assessment results can guide clinical referrals and recommendations, so you can receive the best possible care and reach your potential.
Types of Assessment
ASD Assessment Package: Assesses cognitive and behavioural functioning to confirm or refute an ASD diagnosis. This assessment aligns with the current gold standard for ASD diagnosis.
Psycho-educational Diagnostic Assessment: Assesses behavioural, cognitive & achievement functioning to confirm or
refute a Learning Disorder, Learning Difficulty, ADHD and/or Social & Emotional diagnosis (e.g. comorbid anxiety).
This assessment aligns with the current gold standard for providing diagnoses and recommendations for Education Queensland.
Intellectual Impairment Assessment – Adult: Assesses the intellectual functioning of an adult client to confirm or refute an Intellectual Impairment diagnosis. This assessment aligns with current NDIS requirements.
Intellectual Impairment Assessment – Child and Youth: Assesses the intellectual functioning of a child or youth client to
confirm or refute an Intellectual Impairment diagnosis. This assessment aligns with current NDIS requirements.
Ad hoc subsets of each assessment may also be performed to address specific/individual needs.
What are the benefits of this service?
The aim of Psychological Assessments is to HELP OUR CLIENTS achieve a better quality of life.
Psychological Assessments can help to:
- Provide or clarify a diagnosis
- Determine a person's cognitive and/or memory capacity
- Identify learning difficulties and also strengths
- Demonstrate improvements over time.
Who can access this service?
New and existing clients are welcome, including both children and adults.
Clients can be self-referred or referred by a GP or another clinician.
Please contact our friendly team to discuss your needs and suitability for a Psychological Assessment.
The Artius Health Guarantee
- We use only gold standard testing methods to deliver insight and clarity to our clients.
- We provide detailed and clear reports of results to help our clients access the support they need.
Is there a cost?
Assessments are tailored to individual needs and may vary in price. Our competitive fees will be discussed prior to commencement.
Some NDIS plans may cover the cost of this service. Discounts apply for students and people on a low income.