Evaluations

- each evaluation is conducted based the referral question

- the primary components of each evaluation may change based on the needs of the individual.  

- some insurance companies require pre-authorization before the evaluation can be initiated. 


Helping & Educating Individual & Families.s.


Psychoeducational and/or Gifted

- Biopsychosocial Intake

- Clinical and/or community observations

- Review of records

- Feedback from other pediatric professionals (e.g., pediatricians, teachers, etc.). 

- Intelligence : Wechlser Intelligence Scale for Children, Fifth Edition (WISC-V)

- Academic Achievement : Wechsler Individual Acheivement Test ,Third Edition (WIAT-III)

- Adaptive : Adaptive Behavior Assessment System, Second Edition (ABAS-II)

- Behavior : Child Behavior Checklist (CBCL) for all ages


Heidi Escoto, Psy.D., PLLC

Licensed Psychologist & Yoga Teacher

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

- Biopsychosocial Intake

- Clinical and/or community observations

- Review of records

- Feedback from other pediatric professionals (e.g., pediatricians, teachers, etc.). 

- Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, Second Edition (ADOS-2)

- Social Response Scale, Second Edition (SRS-2)

- Child Behavior Checklist (CBCL) for all ages

- Adaptive Behavior Assessment System, Second Edition (ABAS-II)


Developmental and/or Psychological

- Biopsychosocial Intake

- Clinical and/or community observations

- Review of records

- Feedback from other pediatric professionals (e.g., pediatricians, teachers, etc.). 

- Developmental Profile, Third Edition (DP-3)

- Child Behavior Checklist (CBCL) for all ages

- Adaptive Behavior Assessment System, Second Edition (ABAS-II)


Disability Determination

- Biopsychosocial Intake

- Clinical and/or community observations

- Review of records

- Feedback from other pediatric professionals (e.g., pediatricians, teachers, etc.). 

- Intelligence: Wechler Intelligence Scale for Children, Fifth Edition (WISC-V) 

- Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, Second Edition (ADOS-2)

- Social Response Scale, Second Edition (SRS-2)

- Child Behavior Checklist (CBCL) for all ages

- Adaptive Behavior Assessment System, Second Edition (ABAS-II)