A Parent’s Guide to Psych-Ed Assessments

CAD $297

The Parent’s Guide to Psych-Ed Assessments Course was designed for Parents who want to go into their next Psychoeducational Assessment meeting more prepared. Dr. Kathryn Garforth takes you to step by step through the Parent’s Guide to Psych-Ed Assessments, helps you understand your child’s needs, explains the terminology, and shows you how to create the Psych-Ed Evaluation Report for your child.

This course will cover the following topics: 

  • Intro to Parent’s Guide to Psych-Ed Assessments
  • Psyc-Ed Assessment Reports
  • Standardized Measures
  • Reporting Results
  • Diagnosis
  • Using the Psych Ed

You will have unlimited access to the 13 hours of videos in this course.

COURSE OUTLINE

Intro to Psychoeducational Assessments

  • Introduction
  • Getting Started
  • Why are Psyc-Eds done
  • What can be done with a Psyc-Ed
  • The Psych-Ed Process
  • Exit/Review

Psyc-Ed Assessment Reports

  • Intro
  • Prep & Mindset
  • Meeting with Psychologist
  • What goes into the report
  • Walkthrough of report components.
  • Exit/Review

Standardized Measures

  • Intro
  • What are Standardized Measures
  • Types of tests
  • How tests are used and scored
  • Scores
  • Exit/Review

Reporting Results

  • Intro
  • Prep and Mindset
  • Test results terminology
  • Understanding each result
  • Making a strength & weakness profile
  • Exit/Review

Diagnosis

  • Intro
  • Prep & Mindset
  • Specific Learning Disorders
  • Giftedness
  • Twice Exceptional
  • Developmental Delayed
  • Exit/Review

Using the Psych Ed

  • Intro
  • Prep & Mindset
  • Understanding & Advocating for the Individual
  • Using Findings and Recommendations
  • Looking ahead
  • Exit & Review
“You will learn much more than what is listed in the course outline. The instructor is extremely knowledgeable and approachable. She is “on the pulse” of all things relating to learning differences…plus she has lived it…all sides of it. In my opinion, experience is king. If this is your career path you need to know Dr. G”
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