Focused Educational Psychology for Children
Based in Osborne Park, providing psychology services for children in and around the Perth area.
Focused Educational Psychology is based in Osborne Park as it has been for many years. Our experienced staff won “Customer Focused Business of the Year 2015” because of our excellent family approval ratings and high customer service standards. Our Educational Psychologist team assess learning disorders and learning disabilities in children.
What is a Specific Learning Disorder?
The diagnosis of a specific learning disorder is a complex process that requires a review of the individual’s developmental and academic history, their cognitive ability and the level of impact that targeted intervention has had on their difficulties.
Specific Learning Disorder Diagnostic Criteria (DSM-5)
Based on the DSM-5, the following criteria needs to be met for a diagnosis of Specific Learning Disorder:
315.00 With Impairment in reading, implies the individual has difficulties with word reading accuracy, reading rate or fluency, and reading comprehension skills.
315.2 With impairment in written expression, implies the individual has difficulties with spelling accuracy, grammar and punctuation accuracy, and clarity or organisation of written expression.
We invite you to call our reception team to discuss your child’s educational testing and treatment needs on: (08) 61887669 or complete the contact form below.
Our caring staff hope to see you at our clinical, educational and health psychology services centre soon.
CONTACT US TODAY BECAUSE WE CAN HELP YOUR CHILD