Developmental Evaluations

Comprehensive Psycho-Educational Evaluations & Developmental Evaluations

Elite Therapy Center partners with several practitioners at Waco Psychological Associates and Central Texas Behavioral Solutions allowing for the best quality of treatment coupled in our speech, occupational and physical therapy treatment plans.



Individuals are evaluated to determine the possible presence of:

  • Specific Learning Disability
  • ADHD (Inattentive, Hyperactive/Impulsive, or Combined type)
  • Anxiety and Mood Disorders
  • Nonverbal Learning Disability
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder

Each evaluation includes:

  • Initial interview with parent(s) and child
  • Observation in academic and/or social environment
  • Formal evaluation consisting of a battery specific to areas of concern
  • Comprehensive written report including DSM-V diagnosis, if applicable
  • Feedback session with parent(s)

Autism Spectrum Disorder Evaluation:

  • Completed by a multidisciplinary team consisting of a psychologist, speech pathologist and occupational therapist
  • Comprehensive report details the individual’s cognitive ability as well as functioning in the areas of social and emotional understanding, communication, and sensory processing/behaviors

Feedback sessions with parent(s):

  • Review results of evaluation in detail
  • Discuss appropriate recommendations and referrals

Fee Structure:

  • Cost of the evaluation varies, depending on the individual’s needs
  • A non-refundable deposit  is due at the time of the initial interview, at which time the remaining fee structure will be determined
  • Fee covers a review of client history and previous evaluations, interviews with parent(s) and client, administration of all necessary tests, scoring and interpretation of results, consultation with staff members, the feedback session, and a written report with diagnoses and recommendations specific to the individual’s needs
  • An hourly consultation fee is charged for any services beyond those described

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