Getting a Diagnostic Assessment

Diagnostic Assessments can be carried out by a qualified Educational Psychologists or a Specialist Assessor,

The following organisations and individuals provide assessments for a range of SpLDs (Specific Learning Difficulties such as Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Dyscalculia, ADHD) for children and adults.

We are not recommending any of these in particular. We suggest you look at websites and contact those whichever you feel would suit your (or your child’s) needs.

DITTAS (Dyslexia Information, Training, Teaching, Assessment Service)

  • Website: dyslexiaassessmentcentre.com
  • Telephone: 01689 862 610

Helen Arkell Dyslexia Centre

  • Website: arkellcentre.org.uk
  • Telephone for cost of assessment 01252 792400 (Farnham).

Independent Dyslexia Consultants (was Adult Dyslexia & Skill Development Centre)

  • Website: dyslexia-idc.org
  • Telephone: 020 7388 8744 Helpline: 0845 450 3180
  • Information sheets on website: workingwithdyslexia.com
  • Telephone: 020 7582 6117

Sarah McCahon

  • Website: sarahmccahondyslexiaservices.co.uk
  • Telephone: 01342 714 065

Cathy Evans

Sara Al-Sanea

  • Telephone: 01883 626 203