A: There are many reasons you may want to a psychoeducational evaluation of your child. Some parents choose an evaluation simply to better understand their child’s strengths and weaknesses and whether their child is working up to his/her potential. Other parents choose an evaluation to learn whether their child has a learning disability or an attention disorder. Questions parents should consider include:
The more you know about your child’s learning style, strengths, and weaknesses, the better you and the school can support him or her to ensure your child gets the necessary help to succeed in school.