Attentional Concerns or Hyperactivity / Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

For parents suspecting that their child may have ADHD, we provide a comprehensive evaluation designed to answer parent concerns and guide treatments at home and at school. Often children found to have ADHD can qualify for a section 504 plan to provide helpful accommodations at school, so all evaluations are structured to be easily applied within Florida school districts.

Our ADHD Psychoeducational Evaluations Consist Of:testing adhd orlando florida

  • an IQ screening test to explore your child’s intellectual ability
  • assessments of cognitive processing (i.e., short and long-term memory, processing speed, etc.)
  • academic testing in reading, math, and writing
  • clinical ADHD ratings
  • social / developmental history
  • student observations
  • a full psychoeducational report complete with specific recommendations for school placement and services
Schedule an Appointment for an ADHD Evaluation

Signs that Your Child May Have Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD):

Problems with Inattention

  • Is a “day dreamer”
  • Doesn’t pay attention to details
  • Misplaces homework, books, and other learning materials
  • Makes careless mistakes
  • Has trouble staying focussed
  • Appears to not be listening when spoken to
  • Has difficulty remembering things
  • Has trouble staying organized

Problems with Hyperactivity / Impulsivity

  • Fidgets and squirms
  • Moves constantly
  • Is always “on the go”
  • Talks excessively
  • Has difficulty playing quietly
  • Tends to say the wrong thing at the wrong time
  • Often guesses rather than taking his / her time
  • Leaves his / her seat when sitting is expected
  • Has a quick temper
  • Acts without thinking

Helpful Links for Parents of Children with ADHD:

http://www.chadd.org
http://www.dsm5.org/Documents/ADHD%20Fact%20Sheet.pdf
http://www.adhd-institute.com/assessment-diagnosis/diagnosis/dsm-5tm/
http://www.helpguide.org/articles/add-adhd/attention-deficit-disorder-adhd-in-children.htm
https://www.facebook.com/adhdsupportgroupforparents

Schedule an Appointment:

Now accepting clients in the following areas:

Orange County

Orlando – Apopka – Ocoee – Winter Garden – Winter Park – Maitland – Belle Isle – Oakland – Edgewood – Windermere – Eatonville – Bay Lake – Lake Buena Vista

Osceola County

Kissimmee – St Cloud – Celebration – Harmony – Poinciana

Polk County

Auburndale – Bartow – Davenport – Dundee – Eagle Lake – Fort Meade – Frostproof – Haines City – Highland Park – Hillcrest Heights – Lake Alfred – Lake Hamilton – Lakeland – Lake Wales – Mulberry – Polk City – Winter Haven

Lake County

Astatula – Clermont – Eustis – Fruitland Park – Groveland – Howey-in-the-Hills – Lady Lake – Leesburg – Mascotte – Minneola – Montverde – Mount Dora – Tavares – Umatilla

Seminole County

Sanford – Altamonte Springs – Oviedo – Winter Springs – Casselberry – Lake Mary – Longwood

Pinellas County

Belleair Beach – Clearwater – Dunedin – Gulfport – Indian Rocks Beach – Oldsmar – Pinellas Park – Safety Harbor – Seminole – South Pasadena – St. Pete Beach – St. Petersburg – Tarpon Springs – Treasure Island

Manatee County

Anna Maria – Bradenton – Bradenton Beach – Holmes Beach – Palmetto – Longboat Key

Contact Information:

407-992-7423

WigginsEvals@yahoo.com