Attention Deficit Disorder impacts approximately 4.4% of adults in the U.S. However, ADHD often goes undiagnosed in adults due to the difference in presentation in adults with ADHD. Using a multitude of different assessments, this comprehensive evaluation will assess for the presence of ADHD in adults and determine which type (Inattentive, Hyperactive/Impulsive, or Combined) defines the presentation. With an accurate diagnosis of adult ADHD, many treatment options and coping strategies become available.
Often times clients with a more nebulous presentation may be diagnosed with a multitude of different disorders, making it harder to determine the best course of treatment. This evaluation consists of multiple assessments designed to determine with more certainty which diagnosis or diagnoses best describes the client’s symptomology. By determining the accurate diagnosis or diagnoses, this evaluation will provide valuable information to all treatment providers, and provide clients with a clear understanding of their mental health needs.
When a client is seeking Bariatric surgery, physicians require an in depth evaluation to determine whether the client is emotionally prepared for this type of surgery. This evaluation utilizes 4 different assessments to determine a client’s readiness to undergo bariatric surgery.