Importance of individual testing for ADHD

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Eastside CHADD: Support and information for families and individuals living with ADHD

Meeting Tuesday, April 18, 2017. 
7 – 9pm. Doors open at 6:30pm.

Why do We Test Individual Skills and Abilities?

Julie Quamma, Ph.D., Associate Director of the UW Learn Clinic, returns to explain the importance of individual testing to aid in learning, accommodations, and special education.

She will discuss cognitive and educational tests and what they measure. What role do questionnaires play in the diagnosis of ADHD, anxiety, and depression? How do we assess memory, executive function, and processing speed? When should we seek an evaluation?

Eastside CHADD is a non-profit, volunteer-run organization. Donations accepted to help defray costs. Members – Free; Non-Members: Suggested Donation - $5

CHADD does not endorse or represent any product, service, publication, medication or treatment.

Note that construction is taking place near Evergreen Healthcare. See the webpage for detour information.


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