What does a neuropsychological evaluation cover?

A full neuropsychological evaluation typically takes between 5 to 7 hours, depending on assessment needs.  A neuropsychological assessment is customized to best answer your specific needs and concerns, and a typical test battery covers

  • Intellectual functioning (IQ, reasoning skills, problem solving)
  • Motor functioning (manual dexterity, strength, and coordination)
  • Auditory processing (understanding and response to heard information)
  • Speech and language (understanding and effective use of oral and written language)
  • Attention and executive functioning
  • Learning and memory (verbal and nonverbal learning and memory)
  • Academic functioning (reading, writing and math)
  • Psychological, emotional and social functioning

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