ASSESSMENTS & REPORTS

MENTAL HEALTH

ASSESSMENTS

Do you need an assessment of your psychological well-being?

Types of reports:

  • Mental health evaluations

  • Medico-legal reports

  • Victims of family and domestic violence

  • Victims of crime compensation

Benefits and Uses:

  • To assess psychological well-being

  • To help in the screening and/or diagnosis of possible underlying mental health condition(s)

  • To assess a person referred because of problems at home, work, or school

  • To help in treatment planning and decision-making

  • To help in identifying support needs

  • Objective and independent assessment

  • Can be conducted in English or Vietnamese

Duration of assessment: Varies

Report type: Standard or Comprehensive

FITNESS FOR WORK

ASSESSMENTS

Do you need to assess your employee's psychological capacity to return to work?

Benefits and Uses:

  • To assess an employee's psychological well-being

  • To determine work readiness or medical fitness following injury or illness

  • To assess if an employee can safely perform a specific job or task under the given working conditions

  • To identify any potential barriers for returning to work

  • To assist with planning and decision-making

  • Objective and independent assessment

  • Can be conducted in English or Vietnamese

Report type: Comprehensive

PSYCHOMETRIC AND COGNITIVE (IQ)

ASSESSMENTS

Do you need a psychometric or cognitive (IQ) assessment?

Age criteria:

  • Child IQ assessment (6-16 years of age)

  • Adult IQ assessment (17-90 years of age)

Benefits and Uses:

  • To assess cognitive (IQ) level and identify areas of strength and weakness

  • Can be used as part of the diagnostic process for identifying developmental disorders such as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD), intellectual disability, and learning disorders

  • Can be used for the purposes of applying for, or reviewing, NDIS or other disability support funding

  • Can be used to help with school and class placement, identify learning support needs, or determining giftedness

  • Can be used with adults where there is a concern about cognitive functioning following a brain injury (e.g. TBI) or other concerns about impairment (e.g. Dementia)

  • Objective and independent assessment

  • Can be conducted in English or Vietnamese

Please note: This assessment can only be completed in person

FEES

What are the fees for reports?

The cost of reports varies from person to person and depends on a variety of factors including:

  • The type of report being requested

  • The length of time needed to gather information and complete any relevant assessments

  • The length of time needed to write and prepare the report

Can I get a rebate for reports if I have a Mental Health Care Plan?

Unfortunately Medicare only allows the rebate to be used for treatment sessions, not reports.

If you have any questions regarding assessments or reports, 

please contact 0490 022 973 or email info@kdpsychology.com.au to discuss 

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