Autism Assessments

Autism assessments, utilizing established clinical testing tools, offer critical insights that guide the selection of tailored treatment options for individuals on the spectrum. These evaluations are essential for securing disability benefits or necessary accommodations in educational and professional environments. Moreover, they provide families and friends with a deeper understanding of the challenges faced by their loved ones with autism, enabling them to offer more effective support. LifeCare Centre’s reputation is in part built on the precision of our autism evaluations and the comprehensive, beneficial insights they yield. These can frequently resolve uncertainties or correct misdiagnoses, ensuring clarity and accuracy in our findings.

Benefits of an Autism Assessment

  • Early Detection: Conducting an autism assessment facilitates the prompt detection of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), enabling critical early intervention and support.
  • Access to Resources: Securing a formal diagnosis can unlock access to a range of support services and resources provided by government entities and insurance providers.
  • Customized Assistance: Recognizing and leveraging a person’s unique strengths and disabilities to develop targeted support plans.
  • Improved Outcomes: Proactive early intervention coupled with tailored support strategies leads to more positive outcomes.
  • Clarification and Understanding: An assessment can help individuals and families understand behaviors and needs, leading to better management and support.

This is a comprehensive autistic assessment that needs to be performed at one of our locations in either Bowmanville or Pickering. Be prepared to be on-site for up to 6-8 hours. We work with family and the child’s school in order for us to gather the most accurate information. Our comprehensive results will be used to provide useful recommendations to help your child perform at their best in every way possible. LifeCare Centres understands all parents’ concerns for their children. We do not have a long delay from the initial assessment to sharing the practical recommendations to parents and educators.