Collaboration, Communication, and Continuity.
ABCD, Inc. is a multidisciplinary group practice established in 1977 as a resource for parents, educators, physicians, and other specialists working with children, adolescents, adults, and families. Professional services are available in the areas of clinical psychology, educational psychology, and psychiatry. All ABCD professionals have extensive training and expertise in assessing and treating children and adolescents. As a private endeavor, ABCD is distinctive in that it provides comprehensive professional service in a setting that encourages collaboration, communication, and continuity.
Psychoeducational Evaluation Services
An individual’s ability to meet academic expectations in a positive and productive manner strongly influences self-esteem, personal growth, and motivation for and success in learning. Educational assessment provides the means of answering how best to support the individual child, adolescent, or adult in the process of academic learning.
Psychiatric and Psychological Services
Social, emotional, and behavioral problems often interfere with a child’s or adolescent’s adjustment at home and in school. In adults, such problems can disrupt work performance and marital relationships. Psychiatric and psychological evaluations help to explain the reasons for these problems and determine the best course of treatment.