Behavior assessments are typically completed at the onset of services and periodcally going forward. Assessment information may be gathered by direct observation of the client, a review of records and history, using formal testing tools, data collection, and conversations with caregivers. These assessments may include:
In short, anyone.
Behavior assessments can be done privately for families or individuals, or for agencies and schools. Based on your consultation, the clinician will recommend whether an assessment is a good a fit and the next, necessary steps to schedule one.