Our Cognitive Clinic offers a unique IDEAL approach to assessment which incorporates individually, tailored, easy to understand, assessment of learning for individuals struggling to meet the demands of everyday life. This allows us to quickly and accurately identify areas of concern in order to implement intervention.
Reading + Spelling
Assessments cover many aspects of reading and spelling:
Phonics (reading and spelling)
Sight word reading and spelling
Letter sound knowledge
Morphological Spelling (recognition, understanding and use of word parts)
working memory training
Three reasons Cogmed is different to other ‘brain training’.
Based on scientific research that has been peer reviewed
Documented sustainable change in working memory and non-trained behavior such as attention and capacity to learn
Support of a qualified coach
Attention + Concentration
Our focus is on neuropsychological assessment of attention difficulties, using a range of tests, in order to provide a robust and reliable assessment which goes beyond symptoms in order to improve outcome.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is a Psychological or Psychometric Assessment?
What are the benefits of a psychological assessment?
To understand how we think: this is called IQ testing or a test of Cognitive Functioning
To understand if attention and concentration is based in neurological disorders, like ADHD
To understand academic achievement to uncover Learning Difficulties
To determine memory capacity – short term memory/working memory/long-term memory
To understand emotional, behavioural, social and functional aspects of everyday life
To determine or clarify diagnoses
And to help demonstrate improvements over time
Who is eligible?
New and existing clients are welcome. Referrals are NOT needed for Assessments.
Our Cognitive Clinic Guarantee
We use gold standard testing methods that align with current professional and legislative standards. We provide detailed reports of your results to help you access the support you need.