COGNITIVE AND ACADEMIC ASSESSMENTS
HMM Health does provide cognitive and academic assessments for children and adolescents aged 6-16 years. These assessments are conducted by our clinical psychologist, Dr Catherine McQuoid-Mason, and takes place on Monday mornings, and is administered through the Q-Interactive software, with most aspects of the testing being conducted through use of iPads.
Please note that there are fee’s involved for this service, which are outlined below. Unfortunately Medicare is unable to provide a rebate for this service, although some private health funds may be able to provide rebates.
Cognitive Assessment (also known as IQ testing- WISC):  – 2.5 to 3 hours of face-to-face testing and feedback: $420 (includes 30min pre-assessment with parents; 1.5-2hours testing with child; and 30min feedback session with parents). – Comprehensive written report on assessment results, findings and recommendations: $300 (includes GST) – Total cost: $720 (including GST)
Cognitive and Academic Assessment:  (is the above and an academic assessment to determine if your child is performing within their cognitive level of ability across the main academic subjects- WISC and WIAT): – 5-6 hours of face-to-face testing and feedback: $800 (includes 30min pre-assessment with parents; 4.5-5 hours testing with child; and 30min feedback session with parents). – Comprehensive written report on both sets of assessment results, findings and recommendations: $400 (includes GST) – Total cost: $1,200 (including GST)
Speak to our friendly reception team to organise your child’s Cognitive Assessment.
HMM Health is a Psychology Service located in the Whitsundays. Our clinics service the Bowen, Proserpine, Cannonvale, and Airlie Beach areas. HMM Health has Clinical and Generalist Psychologists who work with Children, Adolescents and Adults. We have a Child Psychology room in Cannonvale.
Phone: 07 4946 4021
Fax: 07 4946 5902
Whitsunday Business Centre
Suite 24, 230 Shute Harbour Road
51 Herbert Street