Why do psychological tests cost so much?

Why do psychological tests cost so much?

We understand that the cost of psychological assessment can be very expensive. We also understand that it may not be clear to clients what they are actually paying for when they attend an assessment. Yes, you are paying for the time it takes to administer the tests...
What to expect in a psychological assessment

What to expect in a psychological assessment

Wondering what happens when a psychologist undertakes an assessment?  Find out in the video from Clincial Psychologist (Reg) Pamela Lam. Pamela describes what to expect when you attend a psychologist for a formal assessment. This maybe an IQ assessment or perhaps an...
What are psychoeducational assessments?

What are psychoeducational assessments?

Psychoeducational assessments are primarily used to determine why your child may be struggling in school. It consists of a range of assessments, when interpreted together, gives us valuable insight into your child’s cognitive functioning and how it may impact them in...
What to expect in a psychological assessment

What are psychometric assessments?

Psychometrics, by definition, are essentially measurements designed to measure areas of psychological interests. Just like medical professionals take our blood pressure, temperature and pulse during our check-ups, psychometric assessments are tools that psychologists...
What is IQ?

What is IQ?

IQ stands for “Intelligence Quotient” and is a measure of human intelligence obtained through standardised tests. There are several areas that are assessed when exploring IQ; If an IQ assessment is completed it will assess: The Verbal ComprehensionIndex...