Testing can be performed to determine if one may qualify for accommodations and modifications on standardized tests such as SAT, GRE, LSAT, MCAT, GMAT, USMLE and professional licensing exams. These accommodations are changes in standardized test conditions designed to level out the playing field between students with and without disabilities.
Educational testing measures intellectual organization and academic achievement. Further, it assesses for learning disabilities, academic strengths and weaknesses, ADHD and behavioral issues. Behavioral disturbances are often co-morbid with learning difficulties and a psychological evaluation is recommended in these cases. The evaluation assesses for mood disorders and behavioral problems including: