ADHD Evaluations for Adults in Long Island & NYC

Find the answers you need to move forward. Our expert NYC psychologists are trained to conduct ADHD evaluations tailored to your unique needs.

New York Adult ADHD Testing

What to Expect in an ADHD Evaluation

  • Comprehensive ADHD assessment 
  • Comfortable and nonjudgmental environment
  • Minimal wait-time for appointments
  • New York Psychologists who specialize in ADHD diagnosis and treatment
  • A follow up meeting with a New York Psychologist to explain the findings and answer any questions
  • A comprehensive written report explaining findings and recommendations tailored to the client’s individual needs

Common Signs of ADHD in Adults

  • Easily distracted
  • Making careless mistakes
  • Forgetfulness
  • Poor listening skills
  • Restlessness
  • Difficulty with organization and task initiation
  • Procrastination
  • Lateness

Contemporary care

Empathetic Experts

Our therapists and coaches have combined decades of experience and are specially trained to provide high quality, compassionate support for your health and wellbeing.

Goal oriented

We’re dedicated to using evidence-based methods to ensure you receive the most effective treatment and meet your goals.

Benefits of an ADHD Evaluation

ADHD can affect academic, social, and home life. Correct diagnosis through a comprehensive evaluation is the first step in understanding how to best manage and treat symptoms of ADHD. 

What is Assessed in an Evaluation

ADHD evaluations include thorough and comprehensive examination of symptoms across multiple environments through information gathering. Testing can be done in-person and may include a series of tests. Comprehensive virtual evaluations are also offered.

Common Questions

  • Causes of Adult ADHD

    • There is no single known cause for ADHD. Research suggests a strong genetic component, meaning ADHD tends to run in families. Researchers are still examining environmental factors that might increase the likelihood of ADHD. 
  • Shouldn’t I have grown out of ADHD as a child?

    • It is estimated that approximately ⅔ of children diagnosed continue to experience symptoms in adulthood. Although symptoms may change from childhood to adulthood, many individuals with ADHD experience symptoms throughout their lifetime. 
  • How can an ADHD evaluation help college students?

    • A diagnosis can also be helpful in qualifying a student for extra support at school, including qualifying for testing accommodations (e.g. extended time). 
  • If I’m not in school, how can an ADHD evaluation help me?

    • Diagnostic clarity can provide valuable information to support management and treatment of symptoms. 
  • How is ADHD treated in adults?

    • ADHD in adults is often treated with a combination of medication and cognitive behavioral therapy. 
  • How much does an ADHD evaluation cost? Is it covered by insurance?

    • New York Behavioral Health offers in-person evaluations starting at $4,500. In addition, comprehensive virtual evaluations are offered starting at $900. During your free 15 minute consultation, our testing consultant will answer any questions you have about the price and testing options. We are an Out-Of- Network provider, meaning we do not accept insurance or work directly with insurance companies. 
  • How long does an ADHD evaluation take?

    • An in-person evaluation for ADHD will take place across 2-3 in-person testing sessions. Each session is up to 6 hours long and will be tailored to the needs of the client and their level of sustained attention. In addition, a 60 minute virtual intake session will take place prior to the evaluation sessions and a 60 minute follow-up virtual session will be provided when the report is complete. 
    • For virtual comprehensive evaluations, the evaluation will take place across two 45 minute sessions with the client. The evaluator will also contact any collaterals (e.g. doctors, therapists, family members) with the client’s consent, in order to gather information to confirm diagnosis. 

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