A unique and deliberate collaboration with Educational Consultants.

 

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 Birch Psychology collaborates with both e.Merging Educational Consulting and Front Range Educational Consulting.

Collaborative assessments + EDUCATIONAL consulting

What is the best learning environment for your child?

Birch Psychology and educational consultants collaborate to assess your child’s learning style to make school recommendations based on qualitative and quantitative data. These consults are designed for parents who wish to look deeper and collect data that empower important educational decisions. All assessment services are provided collaboratively with a school planning component provided by educational consultants. Collaborative services include:

EDUCATIONAL PLANNING

Designed for all ages

This consult is designed for families with children of all ages who are considering private or public school options, and desire a cognitive assessment and school strategic planning consult. These may be needed for the initial identification of preschools, as well as transitions to kindergarten, middle and high school. We help answer questions for parents such as "what is the best school for my child?" and guide families on the path that will best support their values. 

  • Questionnaire

  • Cognitive Testing (WISC or WPPSI)

  • Scoring, Interpretation and Written Report

  • School Planning Consultation

May include:

  • Achievement Testing (WIAT or BRACKEN)

GIFTED AND TALENTED PLANNING

Designed for all ages

The educational needs of children identified as "gifted" are often daunting and difficult to navigate. This consult is designed to identify a gifted profile and to help guide families through the public and private school options, as well as the supports available for academic, social, and emotional development of a gifted child.

  • Questionnaire

  • Cognitive Testing (WISC or WPPSI)

  • Scoring, Interpretation and Written Report

  • School Planning Consultation

May include: 

  • Teacher Interview

  • Child Observation

  • Achievement Testing (WIAT or BRACKEN)

BUILDING BLOCKS +

Designed for all ages

This Package is designed for parents who want to understand their child’s educational profile at a high level. By using a variety of assessment tools Birch Psychology and educational consultants collaborate to understand all aspects of the individual child’s learning style including strengths and challenges. This package can be a foundation for further exploration of areas such as learning differences, attention style, social and emotional development, highly gifted needs (i.e., emotional intensity). 

  • Questionnaire

  • Clinical Interview

  • Cognitive Testing (WISC, WPPSI or WAIS)

  • Achievement Testing (WIAT)

  • Debrief Consultation with Consultant and Birch Psychology

  • Research in Preparation for Debrief

  • Written Report with Educational Recommendations/Accommodations

  • School Planning Strategic Consultation

May include: 

  • Testing of specific learning areas, i.e., reading (dyslexia), writing (dysgraphia), math (dyscalculia), memory, executive functioning, attention and impulse-control.

 Birch Psychology collaborates with both e.Merging Educational Consulting and Front Range Educational Consulting.

Consulting, coaching and other services are available at emergingconsulting.com and frontrangeeducationalconsulting.com.