As the parent of a gifted child, I completely understand your incentive to find the best services and outcomes
for your child, so as to ensure a challenging educational curriculum. Our job as parents is to help maximize our children's
potential so they can fulfill their future goals! The sooner your child's learning style is identified, the
sooner s/he can access enriching resources.
If you are interested in having me evaluate your child, we'll
first have a phone consultation, and then I will send you an “Intake” form, regarding your child's strengths,
weaknesses and interests. I also suggest ways to ensure the most optimum results. We schedule an appointment at
your convenience, and discuss the scores later that same day. A written report will be forwarded within
three or four days. I am available to consult with school personnel if you wish, but otherwise, all information
Limited Saturday appointments are available for an additional fee of $25.
for additional siblings evaluated within 2 months; 10% for second child.
Full payment is due on the date of service, by check
or cash only.
am not an in-network provider for any medical insurance plan. I can furnish an itemized receipt and/or will
complete a commonly accepted insurance claim form upon request.
measure some combination of verbal abilities, nonverbal problem solving, memory, processing speed, and visual-spatial processing.
The selection of instrument will be made during a consultation.
Reynolds Intellectual Assessment Scales-2 ($230)
RIAS-2 consists of two Verbal and two Nonverbal sub-tests which comprise a Composite Intelligence Index.
The Verbal sections measure verbal problem solving and verbal reasoning where acquired knowledge and skills
are important. The Nonverbal portion measures reasoning and spatial ability with items that are mainly
nonverbal. *Primarily for use in St. John's County.*
The Stanford-Binet-5 ($385)
consists of five factors: Fluid Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, Knowledge, Visual-Spatial Processing and Working Memory
in both verbal and non-verbal domains. It is largely untimed.