Private individualized gifted testing can be helpful in determining the best educational placement for your child and in assessing whether your child could benefit from accelerated learning.
A psychoeducational evaluation will provide a detailed description of your child’s strengths and weaknesses regarding learning. It is also helpful in determining if your child meets criteria for a learning disorder.
Formalized testing for ADHD may be beneficial. The testing involves a comprehensive evaluation of your child’s executive functioning skills including attention, impulse control, and cognitive flexibility.
Many children with developmental delays are not identified as early as possible. Through developmental testing, it can be determined whether your child would benefit from specialized services to help improve your child’s language, motor, or social skills.
If you have concerns in these areas, it would be helpful to receive a formal autism evaluation.