Psychological assessments

Diagnostic Assessment for Autism Spectrum Disorders

Bright Eyes offers a full diagnostic assessment for parents who have concerns about their child’s social development, communication, or behaviour. A trained psychologist uses both the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS-2) and the Autism Diagnostic Interview- Revised (ADI-R) that are considered the gold standard in autism diagnosis.

Diagnostic Process:

Psychometric Assessment

Bright Eyes offers a range of psychometric testing for children and adolescents. This testing includes the use of the

  • Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scales – Fifth Edition (SB-5)
  • Wechsler Preschool and Primary Scale of Intelligence Fourth Edition (WPPSI-IV)
  • Wechsler Intelligence Scales for Children – Fifth Edition (WISC-V)
  • Wechsler Individual Achievement Test (WIAT-III)
  • Adaptive Behaviour Assessment System 3rd Edition (ABAS-3)
  • Vineland Adaptive Behaviour Scales 3rd Edition
  • NEPSY-II. A neuropsychological assessment
  • Achenbach Child Behaviour Checklists (CBCL)
  • A range of anxiety and depression measures for children

Common reasons for referral are: assessment for entry to school and/or funding purposes, to assess giftedness and to gain a perspective into your child’s intellectual potential. The psychological assessment(s) that your child may require depends on a range of factors such as; age, developmental and learning needs.

To arrange an appointment please contact: or call (02) 9498 1596