Cognitive Assessment

COGNITIVE ASSESSMENTS

Cognitive disorders are also referred to as neurocognitive disorders. These include delirium, dementia (now referred to as mild and major neurocognitive disorder) and traumatic brain injuries.

  1. Mental functions are necessary for everyday life. Cognitive disorders can result in impairments to:
    1. Physical Function:
      • Dizziness or Balance Problems
      • Headaches
      • Nausea or Vomiting
      • Fatigue / Sleep Disturbance
      • Blurry Vision
      • Sensitivity to Light or Sound
      • Loss of Consciousness
      • Tinnitus (ringing in ears)
    1. Cognitive Function:
      • Memory:
      • Language and thinking:
      • Perceptual and visuo-spatial skills:
      • Attention:
      • Executive Skills:
        • Adaptable thinking
        • Planning
        • Self-monitoring
        • Self-control
        • Working memory
        • Time management
        • Organization
    2. Emotional / Behavioural Function:
      • Sadness/ Depression
      • Anxiety
      • Irritability

Our highly skilled therapists will assess you and identify:

  • What is the problem?
  • What is the source of the problem?
  • How is it impacting your daily life?
  • Strategies for remedying the problem.

These assessments can be done in your home or virtually on a computer:

  • We use a mix of assessment tools including:
    • Pencil and paper questionnaires
    • Computerized assessments
    • Functional assessments

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