About Diagnostic Testing
diagnostic testing provides valuable information.
Language learning differences, such as dyslexia, impact each individual in unique ways. Diagnostic testing provides valuable information toward understanding the level of impact and how to best address or accommodate learning differences.
When facing the potential need for diagnostic testing, it is helpful to understand common terminology and approaches used for testing, evaluation, and accommodations. The explanations below are intended to offer a first step in this process.
- Neuropsychological Testing (“Neuro Psych”)
- Psychoeducational Evaluation (“Ed Psych”)
- Special Education Evaluation
- Individualized Education Program (IEP)
- 504 (Accommodation) Plan