Low Cost NYC Area Neuropsychology Evaluations

Low Cost NYC Area Neuropsychology Evaluation Site List

Low Cost NYC Area Neuropsychology Evaluation Site List

Low Cost NYC Area Neuropsychology Evaluations

SUNY College of Optometry

ADDRESS: 33 West 42nd Street, NY, NY 10003
WEBSITE: https://www.universityeyecenter.org/services/children/#learning-disabilities
PHONE: 212/938-4001 x4062
CONTACT: Irma – Extension
COST: $3625 Students may qualify for a 25-75% reduction
Proof of income necessary
INSURANCE: Medicaid can cover everything except $420 “reporting conference”
LANGUAGE: English, Spanish
APPOINTMENT: Waitlist Varies

Dynamic Learning Services

PHONE: 862-216-5010
WEBSITE: www.dynamiclearningservices.com
CONTACT: Michael Appelgren, PsyD
EMAIL ADRESS: dynamiclearningservicesllc@gmail.com
INSURANCE: Not accepted
COST: $3600 (NY only)
APPOINTMENT: up to one week; weekend hours available
DETAILS: Evaluations for ages 5 to 18+ for special education, school accommodations/504, and standardized testing (e.g., SAT, GRE, Bar Exam). Testing completed in-person (Upper West Side/Westchester County) and virtually.

Cognitive Behavioral Psychology of NY

ADDRESS: 27 West 86th Street, #1B, NY, NY 10024 / 455 Central Park Ave, #221, Scarsdale NY 10583
WEBSITE: http://www.cbpny.com/
PHONE: 212-873-0163
COST: Their postdocs charge $3500 for a neuropsychology evaluation
INSURANCE: They do not accept or participate in any insurance programs at this time. However, they do provide receipts that can be submitted to your insurance plan if you have out-of-network benefits.
DETAILS: After a brief phone conversation with one of their doctors to ensure that CBPNY is the best match for your therapy needs, a 1-hour consultation will be schedule with one of their psychologists. During the consultation, you will have the opportunity to meet with the psychologist, review information about yourself and your current difficulties, and discuss treatment options. Treatment recommendations are made and a therapy schedule is then set up.

Netta Admoni

ADDRESS: Newburgh, NY
WEBSITE: https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/therapists/netta-admoni-newburgh-ny/840858
PHONE: (845) 391-0160
EMAIL ADDRESS: netta@drnettaadmoni.com
COST: Typically $3,500 but she can provide a sliding scale for folks (she can go down to $1,500)
INSURANCE: Aetna, Out of Network
DETAILS: She works with individuals experiencing depression, anxiety, ADHD, and trauma. For clients dealing with trauma, she utilizes trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy to help them process and reduce PTSD symptoms. She also provides neuropsychological and psychoeducational evaluations to children (age 8+), adolescents, and adults in order to assess for and diagnose intellectual disability, learning disorders, and Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). These evaluations can be used to access services (i.e., school accommodations). She is providing the assessments in person in her office in Newburgh, but can do portions of the assessment and clinical interview remotely.

Behr Psychology

ADDRESS: Upper West Side, Manhattan New York, New York
WEBSITE: www.behrpsychology.com
PHONE: 646-930-0457
EMAIL ADDRESS: therapy@behrpsychology.com
COST: Starting at $3000
INSURANCE: They are out-of-network with all insurance panels but they will work to get you significant reimbursement for the cost of your sessions. They submit claims on behalf of our patients so that you don’t have to deal with your insurance company.
AGE: At this time, they work with clients ages 11 years older and up.
APPOINTMENT: Individual therapy appointments are typically 45 minutes. Couples therapy appointments are typically 60 minutes.
DETAILS: They offer individual and couples therapy for people seeking help for depression, anxiety, and relationship problems, and many other needs. Their clinicians are skilled in psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral (CBT), dialectical behavioral (DBT), and Mindfulness-based practices.

Madison Park Psychological Services

ADDRESS: 51 E 25th St, 5th Fl, New York, NY 10010
WEBSITE: https://madisonparkpsych.com/
PHONE: 212-506-5935
CONTACT: Shana Grover, Ph.D.
COST: $3,000
INSURANCE: Not accepted
APPOINTMENT: up to one week
EVALUATION REPORT: 2 weeks – 1 month
DETAILS: Some portions of evaluations are done in person as of July using masks, gloves and temperature checks.

Envisage Neuropsychology – Dr. Dominick Auciello

ADDRESS: 200 Park Avenue South, Suite 1118A
WEBSITE: EnvisageNYC.com
PHONE: 646-430-8999
CONTACT: Theresa Manginelli for scheduling – 914-751-8991; theresa.scheduling@aol.com
COST: $2,700
INSURANCE: Not accepted
LANGUAGES: English, Spanish
APPOINTMENT: For scheduling or information about testing or other services, or for other related matters, please contact the scheduling assistant Theresa at theresa.scheduling@aol.com or 914-751-8991.

The Center for Neuropsychological Services (CNS) at Northwell Health

ADDRESS: ADDRESS: 200 Park Avenue South, Suite 1118A
WEBSITE: https://www.northwell.edu/behavioral-health/programs-services/center-for-neuropsychological-services
PHONE: 888-321-3629
EMAIL ADDRESS: neuropsych@northwell.edu
COST: out-of-pocket evals around $2,500
INSURANCE: Insurance is accepted and pre-authorization of the procedure is requested prior to the evaluation. In the event that insurance will not authorize coverage for the evaluation, self-pay is accepted and sliding scale options are available for those in need.

Hagin School Consultation Center at GSE

ADRESS: 113 W 60th Street 10th Floor; Room 1016E
WEBSITE: https://www.fordham.edu/graduate-school-of-education/centers-and-institutes/hagin-school-consultation-center/#:~:text=The%20Center%20is%20associated%20with,Psychology%20and%20Counseling%20Psychology%20programs.
PHONE: 212-636-6483
EMAIL ADDRESS: SCECcenters@fordham.edu
COST: The fee for services is $2200, due in installments throughout the evaluation process. Starting at $165/$175 for a Masters Level Learning Specialist, starting at $200 for Ph.D. Level Learning Specialist per hour for in-home and at-school services.
INSURANCE: Although they don’t take insurance directly, they are able to provide an invoice for clients to submit to insurance for reimbursement.
DETAILS:  They offer comprehensive psychoeducational and neuropsychological exams. Due to the pandemic, they are currently operating under a hybrid model, with intake and feedback sessions occurring via telehealth and assessments occurring in the center.

Albert Ellis Institute

ADDRESS: 145 East 32nd Street, 9th Floor, (Btw 3rd and Lex), NY, NY 10016
WEBSITE: https://albertellis.org/
PHONE: 212/535-0822
CONTACT: Dr. Michael Hickey
COST: CUNY Student Rate – $2,000
INSURANCE: Not accepting
APPOINTMENT: Brief 1-2 week wait period during Fall and Spring semesters.
DETAILS: Evaluations are performed in person. COVID Protocols in place.

William Alanson White Institute of Psychiatry, Psychoanalysis & Psychology

ADDRESS: 20 West 74th Street, New York, NY 10023
WEBSITE: https://www.wawhite.org/
PHONE: 212-873-0725
CONTACT:  Daniel Gensler
EMAIL ADDRESS: gen.stein1@verizon.net
COST: $1,800
DETAILS: They offer psychoeducational evaluations for
children ages 6 to 19, including tests of intelligence, academic functioning,
neuropsychological functioning, and personality.


ADDRESS: Center for Counseling and Community Wellbeing
Kimball Hall, 5th Floor
246 Greene St.New York, NY 10003
WEBSITE: https://steinhardt.nyu.edu/center-counseling-and-community-wellbeing/about-us/services
PHONE: 212-998-5573
EMAIL ADDRESS: cccw@nyu.edu
COST: $1,500
DETAILS: The CCCW charges clients on a sliding scale, based on need. *Please note: the intake fee is generally not available for a reduced fee, except in special circumstances. Please discuss with the center director before the intake process begins to be considered for an exception.

Adelphi University Doctoral Program (Derner School of Psycholocy Psych Services)

LOCATIONS: One South Avenue | P.O. Box 701
Garden City, NY 11530-0701 and 75 Varick St STE 200, New York, NY 10013
WEBSITE: https://www.adelphi.edu/
CONTACT: Dr Jonathan Jackson, Director Psychological Services
PHONE: 516-877-4823
INSURANCE: not accepted
COST: $1500-50 with sliding scale.
LEAVE VOICEMAIL: 516-877-4823
EVAL REPORT: 8 weeks approximately

The Child & Family Institute

INTAKE PHONE: 914-361-5283
WEBSITE: https://www.childfamilyinstitute.com/
CONTACT: Adam S. Weissman, Ph.D.
EMAIL ADDRESS: dradamweissman@gmail.com
COST: They offer low fee testing. They’ve done as low as $1,400 for lower-income families (very high-quality reports); and their hope is to be able to provide pro bono testing through their non-profit, WCF, in the future.
DETAILS: If you have any consultation/training needs or questions, would like additional information about our clinical programs in Westchester, Brooklyn, or Manhattan, or would like to schedule an appointment, please feel free to email or call them.

Pace University

ADDRESS: Dyson College of Arts and Sciences
The Thomas J. McShane Center for Psychological Services
156 William Street, 5th Floor, NY, NY 10038
WEBSITE: ps://www.pace.edu/dyson/centers/thomas-mcshane-center-forpsychological-services/about
PHONE: 212/346-1730
CONTACT: Eliza Adler (Psychological Services Coordinator)
COST: $900 – $4,000 (Sliding Scale (bring proof of income). First intake costs 50$. Payment plans available
INSURANCE: Not accepted
LANGUAGE: English, Spanish
APPOINTMENT: 1-4 months for first appointment
DETAILS: Reopening and accepting patients starting in May. First appointments will be during Summer and Fall 2021.

Comprehensive Consultation Psychological Services

ADDRESS 1: 180 East 79th Street, Suite 1C, NY, NY 10075
ADDRESS 2: 84-60 123rd Street, Kew Gardens, Queens, NY 11415
WEBSITE: http://comprehendthemind.com/
PHONE: 718/441/0166 / 646/678-5977
CONTACT: Dr. Hafeez
COST: CUNY Student Rate – $950/ CUNY ID required – verify when making appointment
INSURANCE: In Network Cigna, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Oxford, United Healthcare, Magnacare, Straight GHI and EBC
LANGUAGE: English, Haitian Creole, Hindi/Urdu
APPOINTMENT: 2- 3 weeks
DETAILS: Open and following full COVID protocols; daily patient and
employee checks, operating at 50-65% capacity, and preforming
some elements of assessments via phone

Long Island University CW Post Campus Long Island

ADDRESS: 720 Northern Blvd, Lodge A, Brookville, NY 11548
PHONE: 516/299-3211
CONTACT: Dr. Pando
COST: $650 Maximum (sliding scale based on income). $100 upfront payment required.
INSURANCE: Not accepted
APPOINTMENT: Leave voicemail name and details. Will follow up to schedule. Up to 2 month wait for an appointment. Currently filling evaluations slots for the Spring and Summer.
DETAILS: Fully remote services available on a sliding scale

City College – City of NY Psychological Center

ADDRESS: North Academic Building, (NAC) 8/101
160 Convent Avenue, New York, NY 10031
WEBSITE: https://www.thepsychologicalcenter.org/
PHONE: 212/650-6602
CONTACT: Michelle or Nicoleta (Clinic Administrator) 212/650-6602 or 212/650-5669
COST: $300-$1,000 – Proof of income required
Payment plans as low as $5 per month
INSURANCE: Not accepted
LANGUAGE: English, Spanish
APPOINTMENT: Can take 2-4 months for first appointment. Intakes are typically scheduled towards the beginning of the term.

Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology

ADDRESS: 500 West 185th Street, New York, NY 10033
WEBSITE: https://www.yu.edu/ferkauf
CONTACT: Dr. Kenneth Critchfield
EMAIL ADDRESS: kenneth.critchfield@yu.edu
PHONE: 212-960-5400
COST:  $250 or less for child psychoeducational assessments, and $350 or less for child neuropsychological assessments. We will not turn anyone away from the Parnes Clinic due to financial limitations.
DETAILS: All applicants are required to take the General Graduate Record Examination (GRE). Please visit the Electronic Testing Services (ETS) Web site for testing locations and dates in your area, www.ets.org. The Institution Code for the General and Subject GREs is 2995.

Teachers College, Columbia University Dean Hope Center for Educational & Psychological Services

ADDRESS: 525 West 120th Street NY, NY 10027
PHONE: 212/678-3262 (Fax 212/678-8105)
COST: $200 – $1,000 Sliding scale (based on fee adjustment form) & student rates apply. Proof of income required.
INSURANCE: Private insurance not accepted. Can provide support processing preapprovals through Medicaid insurance.

Greene Clinic

ADDRESS: 89 Fort Greene Place, 2nd Floor Brooklyn, NY 11217 /
574 Atlantic Ave, 2nd Floor Brooklyn, NY 11217
WEBSITE: https://www.greeneclinic.com/
PHONE: 646-470-1853
CONTACT: Dr. Loren Dent or Dr. Jenny Marion.
EMAIL ADDRESS: lorendentphd@gmail.com; jennymarionphd@gmail.com
COST: They offer a broad sliding scale from $50-$250/hour, which means that the total cost of assessment can be anywhere between $500 and $5500, depending on the patient’s income level and the complexity of the referral question
DETAILS: They offer comprehensive assessment for children and adults ages 6+ for issues including ADHD, autism, learning disorders, giftedness, trauma, and mood/personality disorders. ent recommendations are made and a therapy schedule is then set up. Their staff is small so they generally only have capacity for ~5 low-fee assessments per year, but they’re hoping to expand that in the future. For more information, please see Adult Testing FAQ and Child Testing FAQ sheets.

St. John’s University

ADDRESS: 8000 Utopia Parkway, Queens, NY 11439
WEBSITE: https://www.stjohns.edu/resources/places/center-psychological-services
PHONE: 718-990-2000
EMAIL ADDRESS: psychcenter@stjohns.edu
COST: In keeping with their mission of providing services to members of the community at low to moderate cost, their fees are arranged on a sliding scale basis. The sliding fee is based on client or family income.
INSURANCE: Does not accept insurance
DETAILS: Payment for each therapy session is due at the time of check-in for that appointment. If you are pursuing an assessment, half of the testing fee is due at the time of the first appointment, 25 percent of the remaining balance at the second appointment, and the final 25 percent at the time of the third appointment. The entire service fee must be paid before the feedback conference.

Child Mind Institute

PHONE: 212-308-3118
WEBSITE: https://childmind.org/care/areas-of-expertise/learning-and-development-center/neuropsychological-and-educational-evaluation/
CONTACT: Matthew Cruger, PhD
DETAILS: The Child Mind Institute provides evaluations for students ages 5 to 25. Spending roughly 10 hours with each child and their family, our neuropsychologists use up-to-date, standard measures to develop a detailed profile of learning strengths and weaknesses.

Healthy Brain Network

(part of Child Mind Institute)

WEBSITE: https://childmind.org/
PHONE: 212.308.3118
DETAILS: They also have free evaluations through Healthy Brain Network with sites in Harlem and Staten Island:
EMAIL ADDRESS: hbn_intake@childmind.org

Growing Minds Psychology

ADRESS: 414 East 75th Street, 4th Floor New York, NY 10021
PHONE: 862-216-5010
WEBSITE: https://www.growingmindsnyc.com/
INSURANCE: While Growing Minds Psychology is not a participating provider in any insurance company plans, they will provide you the documentation to submit to your insurance company for potential out-of-network reimbursement should your child meet diagnostic criteria for a mental health diagnosis.
DETAILS: Growing Minds has doctoral externs who can do evaluations for a reduced cost under the supervision of Dr. Pagirsky. They also take a limited number (e.g., about 2 monthly) of AA vouchers at the DOE enhanced rate and IHO orders for market-rate evaluations from the DOE.

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