Dayton Psychological Testing

Woman with therapist during psychological testing
Nystrom & Associates Dayton Psychological Testing team is ready to help you or a loved one to get the care they need. Symptoms of a psychological or neuropsychological disorder can sometimes be clear, however, oftentimes the issue is not as easy to pinpoint and requires testing to rule out certain conditions and provide an accurate diagnosis. Testing is a way of evaluating behavioral patterns, social and emotional functioning, and intellectual abilities in order to understand the strengths and capabilities an individual may have, as well as difficulties or impairments they may face. Dayton Psychological Testing can be used to help guide treatment as well as provide information to the individual, as well as family members, teachers, doctors, social workers, mental health professionals, and other care team members, so they are able to support and help that individual improve functioning.

Benefits of Psychological Testing

  • Helps to clarify mental health diagnoses and provide insight
  • Provides insight and understanding of strengths and weaknesses
  • Help identify developmental delays
  • Helps with identifying cognitive impairments or concerns (ex. memory concerns), and establishing baseline abilities
  • Used to assess the level of focus and attention issues, and identify or rule out Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Used to assess academic ability and identify or rule out a learning disorder
  • Helps with identifying autism spectrum disorders
  • Helps guide treatment plan goals and lead to referrals for appropriate services
  • Provides information for individuals to share when applying for social security or other disability services
  • Helps provide information that may be helpful to obtain school services, such as an IEP or 504 Plan, early entrance into kindergarten, acceptance in the gifted/talented program
  • May be required for employment, such as for a Police Officer
  • Provides information regarding psychological functioning to determine appropriateness to participate in surgery

Schedule An Appointment Today!

If you or someone you love is suffering from psychiatric disorders, there is hope. Life with a mental disorder does not have to be a daily struggle.
Discover the world of difference treatment can make for you as well as your loved ones. Call the professionals at Nystrom & Associates today at 320-460-8028.

About Dayton, MN

Dayton is a city in Hennepin and Wright counties in the U.S. state of Minnesota. Dayton is mainly located within Hennepin County, but a part of the city extends into Wright County as well. The city of Dayton, platted in 1855, is named for city founder, Lyman Dayton. Through his energy and finances, Lyman Dayton was instrumental in bringing the railroad into Minnesota and development of the Lake Superior and Mississippi Railroad, of which he was President until 1865. The line is now part of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad.