With over fifteen years of experience in conducting psychological evaluations, Dr. Emily is a highly respected and trusted psychologist in Columbia, Missouri. Her exceptional work is well-regarded by both providers and clients. Dr. Emily is skilled in various assessment measures, including ADOS-2 (Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule) and MIGDAS-2, for evaluating Autism Spectrum Disorder. She also performs comprehensive psychological evaluations to determine diagnoses and treatment recommendations for a wide range of issues, including Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), mood disorders, anxiety disorders, and thought disorders.
In addition to IQ testing and Learning Disorder testing, Dr. Emily evaluates independent living skills to identify specific areas where individuals require assistance to achieve greater independence and a higher quality of life. She also conducts evaluations to assess readiness for procedures such as bariatric surgery, spinal cord stimulator, and transplant procedures. Dr. Emily provides a comprehensive written report that includes detailed and specific treatment recommendations tailored to individual needs, emphasizing their strengths. During feedback sessions, she encourages clients to ask questions and share their feelings about their direction moving forward.