Making a difference in the lives of children since 1967.
Since 1967, our offices in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan have been offering individuals, students, and families the caring educational and psychological help they need. Our staff includes a multi-disciplinary team of certified licensed and highly experienced: Teachers, Educational Specialists, Psychologists, Licensed Counselors, and Career Counselors. Highlights and specialties are listed for each of our team of professionals, from Student Coaching to Aspergers and Autism, the vast array of specialties assist in choosing from our dedicated professionals.
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SCHOOL VISITS AS AN IMPORTANT PART
OF DIAGNOSING BEHAVIOR CHALLENGES IN YOUNG CHILDREN
When children in preschool or the early elementary years are referred for an assessment of behavioral challenges it is standard practice for clinicians to conduct developmental, family and social histories with the family, observe the child at play in a clinical office interview, to have parents and school personnel complete behavioral questionnaires and to sometimes carry out diagnostic testing. What is not standard is to observe the child in the classroom. I suggest that an observation should be an essential component of a diagnostic work up. (READ MORE)