Frequently Asked Questions...
Q. What types of funding do you accept?
A. Most clients are referred through the Department of Assistive & Rehabilitative Services (DARS).
DARS is the state of Texas rehabilitation agency that assists persons with disabilities in the pursuit
of their personal goals including returning to work, obtaining additional education, and independent
living. You can find the nearest DARS office by clicking on this link: www.dars.state.tx.us .
We also accept private payments including, cash, check, and credit card.
Q. Do you accept insurance?
A. No, we no longer accept insurance payments. The difficulty in obtaining pre-approval of services and
the delay in getting payment from insurance companies has precluded us from using them as a viable
funding source for our evaluations and rehabilitation services.
Q. How do I get referred to your office?
A. Feel free to pick up the phone and let us assist you with the process. Most clients are referred
through DARS or through your medical doctor.
Q. What is a neuropsychological evaluation?
A. A neuropsychological evaluation is a set of tests designed to evaluate mental functioning,
emotional functioning, and cognitive functioning. It generally takes one day, about 6 - 8 hours, to
Q. Who needs a neuropsychological evaluation?
A. A typical person who participates in a neuropsychological evaluation with our practice has
experienced a traumatic brain injury or other neurological dysfunction. The neuropsychological
evaluation will provide comprehensive information about the person's ability to learn, their ability
to cope, and their cognitive functioning.
Q. What is cognitive functioning?
A. Cognitive, as defined by Merriam-Webster.com, is "of, relating to, being, or involving conscious intellectual
activity (as thinking, reasoning, or remembering) <cognitive impairment>". Typical cognitive impairments from
a traumatic brain injury are memory problems, slow speed of information processing, difficulty with
multi-tasking, and difficulty modulating emotions. There are many more types of cognitive
impairments and this is the reason that persons with neurological difficulties need an individualized,
comprehensive neuropsychological assessment.
are your office hours?
A. 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday, except on major holidays that we are closed.
Q. What are your office hours?
A. 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, except on major holidays that we are closed.
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