Neuropsychological Assessments

At Sankofa Psychological Services in downtown Chicago, we provide extensive neuropsychological testing and evaluations for all age groups – children, teens, and adults. Neuropsychological Assessments for Children Children are often referred to Sankofa by parents, teachers, doctors, or therapists for neuropsychological testing. A neuropsychological assessment examines your child’s cognitive functioning functioning. Results of the evaluation…

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“Fall Cleaning”

It is the time of year where the weather is changing and the holidays are coming. Some of us will embrace these changes, while others will be reluctant. Whether it is the idea of the cold months to come or being single for the holidays, doing some “fall cleaning” can help you prepare. Are you…

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Episode 3: Does Evil Exist?

Recorded 9/19/2014 Does Evil Exist? Our guests explore the essence of evil and whether or not evil does indeed exist. We grapple with the notion of evil within the context of history from the Nazis to ISIS. We also explore evil in terms of super hero and villain and how comics can open our eyes…

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Neuropsychological Assessments

At Sankofa Psychological Services in downtown Chicago, we provide extensive neuropsychological testing and evaluations for all age groups – children, teens, and adults. Neuropsychological Assessments for Children Children are often referred to Sankofa by parents, teachers, doctors, or therapists for neuropsychological testing. A neuropsychological assessment examines your child’s cognitive functioning functioning. Results of the evaluation…

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Psychological Testing

At Sankofa Psychological Services in downtown Chicago, we provide extensive psychological testing and evaluations for all age groups – childrens, teens, and adults. Adult Assessment and Testing Mental Health Testing – Emotional and Psychological Testing for Mood, Anxiety, and Interpersonal Difficulties – Complicated Psychiatric Diagnosis – Cognitive Testing Employment/Workplace Screening – Full Psychological Evaluations for…

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Psychological Testing

At Sankofa Psychological Services in downtown Chicago, we provide extensive psychological testing and evaluations for all age groups – childrens, teens, and adults. Adult Assessment and Testing Mental Health Testing – Emotional and Psychological Testing for Mood, Anxiety, and Interpersonal Difficulties – Complicated Psychiatric Diagnosis – Cognitive Testing Employment/Workplace Screening – Full Psychological Evaluations for…

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Child Psychological Evaluation

Children are often referred to Sankofa psychologists by parents, teachers, doctors, or therapists for psychological testing. A psychological assessment examines the relationships between your child’s behaviors, academic abilities, cognitive functioning, and emotional functioning. Results of the psychological evaluation are used to indicate the best treatment options available for your child as well as determine if…

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Mental Health Testing

Emotional and Psychological Testing for Mood, Anxiety, and Interpersonal Difficulties Clients or their therapists request psychological assessment at the beginning of treatment or when treatment progress has stalled. In the beginning of treatment, assessment is most useful for identifying goals for therapy and examining which types of treatment will be the best fit for a…

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ADHD Assessments

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a disorder found in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual for Mental Disorders (DSM-V) – the manual used by psychologists to diagnose disorders. ADHD was once two separate disorders; there was ADD, which was for distractibility and inattention, and ADHD, which was for hyperactivity. Now it all falls under the ADHD…

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Cognitive Assessments

At Sankofa Psychological Services in downtown Chicago, we provide extensive cognitive testing and evaluations for all age groups – children, teens, and adults. Cognitive Assessments for Children Children are often referred to Sankofa by parents, teachers, doctors, or therapists for cognitive testing. A cognitive assessment examines your child’s cognitive functioning. Results of the evaluation are…

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