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Evaluation Services

 

 We Provide The Following Types of Evaluations:

  • Articulation/Phonological assessment
    Oral motor evaluation and speech sound analysis.  A written report is provided and a meeting is scheduled to discuss the results.
  • Oral Motor  & Feeding Assessment
    Feeding, dysphagia/swallowing, and oral motor evaluation. A written report is provided and a meeting is scheduled to discuss the results.
  • Receptive and expressive language assessment
    An evaluation of the comprehension of concepts, following directions, syntax, and the manner of expressing thoughts. A written report is provided and a meeting is scheduled to discuss the results.
  • Social-cognitive/Pragmatic assessment
    Includes conversation skills analysis, problem-solving, making inferences, and may also include school and/or home observations. A written report is provided and a meeting is scheduled to discuss the results. This assessment is suggested for children who are 5 years old or older.
  • Global assessment (2-3 years old) 
    Includes receptive and expressive language assessment, oral motor, and articulation assessment. This is recommended for children who have no previous speech-language evaluations, those who are newly diagnosed.
  • Global assessment (4-18 years old)
    Includes receptive and expressive language assessment, oral motor, articulation, and may include auditory processing assessment. This is recommended for children who have no previous speech-language evaluations, or those who are newly diagnosed. It is also recommended for children who have not been evaluated in the past 2 years.
  • Speech and Language Screening
    On-site preschool/school-age screening: a 1:1 session; typically 1 hour long; inclusive of parent consultation. A written summary is provided upon request, for an additional fee.
  • Supplementary testing 
    Additional testing for children who have had an assessment within the past year, however are showing areas of need that are not reflected in the current report.

Contact (408) 241-2229 or email: ussom@pediatricspeech.com

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