Many times parent suspect there is something wrong with their child but have difficulties identifying what the problem is. Other times, teachers and/or school staff may refer your child for psychoeducational evaluation. But how do you know that your child may have a learning disorder? There are many different types of learning disorders and signs of learning disabilities vary from person to person.
For starters, here are common signs that a person may have a learning disability. Ask yourself the following questions:
A child with a learning disability also may have one or more of the following:
Well, if you said yes to either of the above, then you might consider having your child evaluated by a professional.
What is psychoeducational testing (i.e., psychological tests or psychological testing and assessment)?
Psychoeducational testing is a series of psychological tests used to determine current level of intellectual functioning, academic achievement and psychological functioning.