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Psychological Testing & Assessment

Licensed psychologist, Dr. Robert Hanson, is in private practice at the Child & Family Guidance Center. Dr. Hanson conducts comprehensive psychological assessments and evaluations for clients ages 6 to 22 to determine the cause of emotional and behavioral problems and offers appropriate treatment recommendations. 

To inquire about making an appointment for psychological testing services, please fill out our appointment request form, call 903-893-7768, or come by our office during business hours Monday through Friday. 


Common Questions About Psychological Testing


  • What is psychological testing?

    Psychological testing and evaluation consists of a series of tests that help determine the cause of psychological symptoms and disorders, to determine the correct diagnosis and follow up with the appropriate course of treatment. (Source)

  • Why was I/my child referred for psychological testing?

    Often the symptoms of a psychological disorder are obvious, such as when a child experiences academic and social problems at school, or an adult struggles to maintain personal and professional relationships due to anger issues, but the cause of the problem is not always clear. That's when psychological testing comes in. (Source)

  • Who refers for psychological testing?

    Generally, a medical doctor, social worker, or government employee provides a referral for psychological testing and evaluation that takes place in a mental health center, hospital, university medical center, school, or private office. (Source)

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