Neuropsychological, Psychological and Psychoeducational Assessment
Our Child Psychologist, Dr. Caroline Shackett, PhD, NCSP is board certified in School Psychology and brings a unique perspective to help families:
For the comprehensive evaluation needs of adults, our team consists of neuropsychologist, Maurissa Abecassis, PhD, and psychologist, Keri Height, PsyD.
Some neurological concerns that she can address from a cognitive and psychological perspective include:
Degenerative conditions such as dementias
Psychiatric symptoms that can affect cognition, such as depression, anxiety, PTSD, bipolar disorder
Pain pump and spinal stimulator eligibility
Learning differences, such as dyslexia
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD/ADD)
Executive functioning strengths and weaknesses
Dr. Height has expertise in the assessment of mental health conditions, personality, substance use, first episode psychosis, and Autism. She takes a neurodiversity affirming approach to assessment and highlights that Autism is one of many neurotypes when affirming a diagnosis. Dr. Height is also available to conduct Fitness for Duty evaluations, with experience conducting such evaluations for police, fire and other emergency services departments, as well as for other organizations.