Tara licensed to administer various psychological tests and assessments.
Psychological assessments evaluate learning, thinking and behaviour, and can be effective tools in understanding functioning.
The areas that we focus on are: (But not limited too)
- Career Assessments
- Gifted / Intellectually Advanced Assessments
- Intelligence, Psycho-educational and Memory Assessments
- Personality and Behavioural Assessments
We strongly believe that assessments are helpful in identifying strengths and weaknesses and will lead to recommendations for both behavioural and academic intervention. With the use of assessments, we can identify problems that can be used to assist individuals to better themselves and provide a foundation for therapy and treatment.
CAREER This process involves; identifying aptitudes for careers, personal work patterns and styles, & interests. Tests could include: Career Interest Profiler, Career Values Scale, MBTI®, Strong Interest Inventory®, Thomas-Kilmann Conflict Mode Instrument.
GIFTED / INTELLECTUALLY ADVANCED Measures levels of cognitive skills and aspects of functioning in several areas such as verbal and nonverbal ability, fluid reasoning, knowledge, quantitative reasoning, visual-spatial reasoning, and working memory. Tests Could include: WPPSI-IV, WISC-V, or WAIS-IV & WIAT-III.
PERSONALITY & BEHAVIOUR A personality assessment is a measure of personal characteristics that make up ones personality. Tests could include: Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI-2), Personality Assessment Inventory (PAI), & Myers-Briggs test (MBTI) Identify emotional & behavioural Issues to effectively plan Interventions. Tests could include: Vanderbilt Assessment Scale, BASC-3, BASC-3 BESS, Vineland-3 Behaviour Scales