What are Psychological Assessments? With exceptional mental health care, Mental Care Clinic supports people to improve their quality of life and well-being. Our psychological assessments are designed to help people achieve their personal goals and gain a deeper understanding of their lives through psychological intervention and clinical guidance. Mental Health Assessment Assessing an individual’s mental health is a way to determine if they are suffering from an underlying mental illness. It also helps to determine what impact their current symptoms have on their daily lives. Disorders such as major depressive disorder, anxiety disorder, psychotic disorder, or borderline personality disorder may be diagnosed as mood disorders (e.g., major depressive disorder), anxiety disorders (e.g., generalized anxiety disorder), or psychotic disorders (e.g., schizophrenia). It is recommended that individuals experiencing significant mental health concerns undergo a mental health assessment. This will enable them to determine how their mental health is affecting their everyday living, home environment, and social life. In addition to providing recommendations on treatment planning, interventions, and services, a mental health assessment assists in better understanding an individual’s current presentation.   In-depth clinical interview with the individual and any relevant informants A psychometric assessment and/or a screener related to the concerns presented […] read more