Nicole Katz PsyD

Nicole Katz, PsyD

Pediatric Neuropsychologist

Providing compassionate and comprehensive neuropsychological evaluations for children, teens, and young adults

Nicole Katz, PsyD

Pediatric Neuropsychologist

“The goal of my evaluations is to set students on a path to success by providing them and their parents with an understanding of how they learn”

Dr. Nicole Katz is a pediatric neuropsychologist, New York State licensed psychologist, and New York State certified school psychologist in Manhattan. She specializes in providing compassionate and comprehensive neuropsychological evaluations which focus on the assessment, interventions, and accommodations for individuals (4-26 years old) with various learning/academic, attentional, developmental, or social-emotional challenges. Through the assessment process, Dr. Katz will identify students’ strengths and weaknesses and explain how these underlie academic struggles. This information is subsequently used to inform treatment recommendations and support academic functioning.

Dr. Katz also provides consultation/support services for families, schools, lawyers, educational consultants, learning specialists, therapists, and physicians.

Dr. Katz takes pride in working incessantly with each family to involve them in the process and afford them with a personalized and comfortable experience that includes ongoing support and communication

Services Offered

At no charge, Dr. Katz provides a consultative service at the initial contact to understand the current concerns relating to you or your child and what you hope to learn. Dr. Katz works with you to determine appropriate next steps and explains the process while answering any of your questions.

consultation

Preschool and Developmental Evaluations

Neuropsychological and Educational Evaluations

Targeted Re-Evaluations

Ongoing Support Services

Educational Planning and Record Reviews/Second Opinions

Referral Services

Presentation/Speaking

Identifying and Supporting

Oftentimes, parents can see that their child is struggling, but they are not always sure what is going on or how to help. Dr Katz’s evaluations are guided by the concerns/questions you raise about your child.

 

Dr. Katz specializes in identifying and supporting the following neurodevelopmental conditions and challenges:

Reading Difficulties and Dyslexia

Writing Difficulties and Dysgraphia

Math Difficulties and Dyscalculia

Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Executive Functioning Problems

Language and Communication Disorders

Autism Spectrum Disorder

Anxiety and Depression

Dr. Katz also has expertise completing evaluations for children and young adults with the following concerns and needs

  • RLow academic achievement
  • RDevelopmental delays
  • RSocial and behavior problems
  • REmotion dysregulation and low frustration tolerance
  • RGiftedness (high IQ)
  • RLow birth weight
  • RTics or Tourette’s Syndrome
  • REpilepsy or other medical conditions that may impact academic performance.
  • RSlowed processing speed
  • RTesting accommodations
  • RCollege and graduate school special education services eligibility

Early Development / Preschool

Children/Teens

Young Adults

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Contact Dr. Katz

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