Comprehensive Educational Assessments in Adelaide for Learning Disorder or Behavioural Issues

When you suspect your child has behavioural issues or a learning disorder, it’s imperative that you get a quick, comprehensive, and accurate diagnosis. That’s what Waterman Psychology Services provides. In addition, we make use of technological advancements (Q-global Interactive) in diagnosing both adults and children. With the use of iPads equipped with a comprehensive digital system for psychological testing, we can now administer educational assessments in a more accurate and time-efficient manner.


Psychoeducational assessments are often used to identify various concerns that are linked to different Learning Difficulties or Strengths.

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A psychologist will use an Intelligence Test, an Achievement Test, and an Adaptive Functioning Measure to assess for intellectual disability.

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A comprehensive psychoeducational assessment will be used to assess for a specific learning disorder such as dyscalculia, dysgraphia, and dyslexia testing.

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A comprehensive ADHD assessment will be administered to determine whether your child is suffering from ADHD and to rule out other learning difficulties.

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Hello, I’m Michael

I am the owner of Waterman Psychology Services. We have over 20 years’ experience in helping children and adults with learning difficulties. With a focus on educational psychology, our goal is to help your child overcome challenges and reach their full potential. If we understand early enough that a child has a learning disorder, we can drastically improve their academic and general performance.

I am the only psychologist in Adelaide that focuses solely on educational assessments. I’m passionate about child learning/behavioural issues, but also about the parent’s (i.e. your) wellbeing.

0405 967 620 Call Michael Today!

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Educational Assessments in Adelaide

Waterman Psychology Services works closely with children, parents and school communities, including teachers, to offer comprehensive advice on individual learning programs.

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I often have parents say to me that their child has reading difficulties and they wonder if there is any other cause apart from Dyslexia known as a Specific Learning Disorder in Reading. There are many reasons that your child may have reading difficu Read more...

I often have parents say to me that there child has previously seen a psychologist but they completed an Intelligence Test (often referred to as Cognitive Testing) such as the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children Fifth Edition WISC V but no other Read more...

In Working memory in Children (Part 1) the difference between Working Memory and Long term Memory was explored. It will now be addressed how is short-term and working memory different. When Psychologists refer to short-term memory we are referring Read more...

I am pleased to acknowledge that I have now being using the IPAD versions of Intelligence and academic testing for children and adults over the last year. The Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children Fifth Edition (WISC-V), The Wechsler Intelligence Read more...

Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurological disorder that affects in most cultures approximately 5% of children and 2.5 % of adults. I often have parents or teachers talk to me about concerns they have regarding their child' Read more...

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If you suspect that your child has behavioural issues or learning disorders, you should have them diagnosed in an educational psychology clinic immediately. Early assessment is the key to helping them achieve their full potential. The sooner you have a comprehensive psychoeducational assessment in hand, the better equipped you will be to help your child succeed — in school and in life. Contact Waterman Psychology Services Today


Waterman Psychology Services is the only Psychologist in Adelaide dedicated solely to the diagnosis and treatment of intellectual disorders in children.

With more than 20 years’ experience in mental health, Waterman Psychology are the best choice for educational assessments in Adelaide. About Us
If you live in Adelaide and need a comprehensive psychoeducational assessment, look no further than Waterman Psychology Services.

The Edments Building , 38 Gawler Place, Level 2, Suite 218

Phone: 0405 967 620

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