Video: Should I get my child evaluated? Advice from a mom (and expert)

ByThe Understood Team

Lots of families feel nervous about the idea of an evaluation. If you’re thinking about getting your child evaluated, hear from Ellen Braaten, PhD. She’s a pediatric neuropsychologist. She’s also a mom.

Braaten talks about the benefits of evaluations. She shares her experiences of evaluating kids. And she explains how she felt about having her son evaluated when he was in first grade.

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