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As of 4/15/2021

Many practices have reopened over the last few months and have been re-added to the evaluation site list which was drastically cut down last year. Some of the notable re-additions include:

Colombia Teachers College-Open and offering the usual rates (200$-1,000$) based on a sliding scale. Services are available remotely ONLY.

City College Psychological Center-Accepting referrals again but students are experiencinglonger than usual wait times due to a backlog of student requests. Cost are 300-1,000$ based on a sliding scale.

Pace University-Reopening in 1 month. Offering evaluations on a sliding scale ranging from $900 - $4,000 based on income.

Albert Ellis Institute-2,000$ CUNY student discount rate. Brief 1-2 week wait periods. Evaluations preformed in person with COVID protocols in place.

Please click here for latest evaluation site list.

The Queens College Psychological Center (QCPC) is offering psychoeducational evaluations for students.  (QCPC) is a community mental health service, as well as a training and research center operated by the PhD Program in Clinical Psychology at Queens College and the Department of Psychology, Queens College City University of New York.

Students needing assessment to determine eligibility for special services will receive standardized tests of intellectual function, academic achievement, and select cognitive areas via tele-assessment using HIPAA-compliant zoom platforms. 

Individual psychoeducational assessments are $350. or $300. for students on financial aid.  For students with demonstrated financial need, fees will be set on a sliding scale. 

If interested, please contact QCPC.  Interested individual's names will go on a wait list and will be contacted when an opening becomes available.

Below is an update of available Psycho-Educational Evaluation services in New York City.  
66% of the Psycho-Educational Evaluation service providers normally listed are not accepting new patients.
Almost all centers affiliated with college Psychology programs like City College and Yeshiva (normally the go-tos for CUNY students) are closed with the exception of a few who are still offering telehealth therapy.
Currently, Dr. Hafeez’ practice, Comprehensive Consultation, and Long Island University, CW Post are the two most enticing options for CUNY students seeking low cost Psycho-Educational Evaluations.
Dr Hafeez is offering her CUNY student discount rate of 900$ and performing health conscious evaluations with 50-65% of her normal staffing occupancy, regular patient and employee checks, and portions of the assessment (intake and informing conferences) done remotely.
CW post is offering fully remote evaluations, and sliding scale rates with a maximum cost of $650.
Listed below in order of price are all practices that are accepting new patients. I’ve also included the three colleges who are providing telehealth therapy services.
Long Island University CW Post Campus Long Island     Accessible
Address:           720 Northern Blvd, Lodge A, Brookville, NY 11548
Phone:                516/299-3211
Contact:            Dr. Pando
Cost:                  $650 Maximum (sliding scale based on income). $100 upfront payment required.
Insurance:         Not accepted
Language:         English
Appointment:    2 weeks to schedule an appointment.
Evaluation Report:            8 weeks
DETAILS:              Fully remote services available on a sliding scale
Comprehensive Consultation Psychological Services     Accessible
Address1 :        180 East 79th Street, Suite 1C, NY, NY 10075
Address2 :        84-60 123rd Street, Kew Gardens, Queens, NY 11415
Phone:                718/441/0166 / 646/678-5977
Contact:            Dr. Hafeez
Cost:                  CUNY Student Rate - $900/ CUNY ID required – verify when making appointment
Insurance:         In Network Cigna, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Oxford, United Healthcare, Magnacare, Straight GHI and EBC
Language:         English, Haitian Creole, Hindi/Urdu
Appointment:    2- 3 weeks
Evaluation Report:  6 weeks
DETAILS:              Open and following full COVID protocols; daily patient and employee checks, operating at 50-65% capacity, and preforming some elements of assessments via phone
Fisher Landau Center for the Treatment of Learning Disabilities (Albert Einstein)     Accessible
Address:           1225 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 104661
Phone:                718/430-3906
Contact:            Roberto Rodriguez (Administrative Coordinator)
Cost:                  Sliding Scale ranges from $15.00 – 250$
Insurance:         Medicaid
Language:         English
Appointment:    3-5 months (varies by how busy they are). Available services are reduced during the summer. 
Evaluation Report:            8 weeks
DETAILS:              Accepting referrals – wait time for appointment may be 3 months
Brooklyn Learning Center     Accessible
Address:           142 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201, Suite 3E
Phone:                718/935-0400
Contact:            Tanya
Cost:                  $3,000 – $6,500 (Sliding scale rates available)
Insurance:         Not Accepted
Language:         English
Appointment:    2 weeks
Evaluation Report:            3 weeks
DETAILS:              Conducting 2/3rds of evaluation remotely
Madison Park Psychological Services    Accessible
Address:           51 E 25th St, 5th Fl, New York, NY 10010
Phone:                212-506-5935
Contact:            Shana Grover, Ph.D.         
Cost:                  $3,000
Insurance:         Not accepted
Language:         English
Appointment:    up to one week
Evaluation Report:            2 weeks - 1 month
Details:              Some portions of evaluations are done in person as of July using masks, gloves and temperature checks.
NYU Langone Accessible
Address:           550 1st Avenue, New York, NY 10016
Phone:                646/765-4958        
Cost:                  $3,650-6,500
Insurance:         Not accepted
Language:         English
Appointment:    1-2 weeks
Evaluation Report:            4-6 weeks
Details:                 Evaluations are hybrid - virtual and in-person
Center for Cognitive Assessment     Accessible
Address:           240 Central Park South, Suite 2B, New York, NY, 10019
Phone:                212/342-1589
Contact:            Andrea Reilly         
Cost:                  $4,500-$6,500
Insurance:        Will work with out of network plans: Oxford, Etna, United Healthcare, Empire,
 Blue Cross Blue Shield, and Cigna
Language:         English, Spanish
Appointment:    2 weeks to schedule
Evaluation Report: 3 weeks
DETAILS:              Evaluations are hybrid - virtual and in-person
Beth Israel Medical Center Mirken Department of Neurology —
Phillips Ambulatory Care Center     Accessible
Address:           10 Union Square East, Suite 5H, New York, NY 10003
Phone:                212/844-8483
Contact:            Dr. Christina Palmese        
Cost:                  $5,100
Insurance:         Not accepted
Language:         English
Appointment:    up to one week
Evaluation Report:            2 weeks
DETAILS:              Remote video services available
SUNY College of Optometry     Accessible
Address:           33 West 42nd Street, NY, NY 10003
Phone:                212/938-4001 x4062
Contact:            Irma – Extension   
Cost:                  $2,080 Students may qualify for a reduction
                       Proof of income necessary
Insurance:         Medicaid can cover everything except 420$ “reporting conference”
Language:         English, Spanish
Appointment:    Waitlist Varies
Evaluation Report:            3 weeks
DETAILS:              May reopen in the Fall – Call for details.
Therapy Services (Tele-Health)
St. John’s University - Center for Psychological Services & Clinical Studies     Accessible
Address:           Seton Complex, 152-11 Union Turnpike, Flushing, NY 11367
Phone:                718/990-1900 (Fax 718/990-1586). (11am-9pm Mon-Thurs, 9am-6pm Fri, 9am-1pm Sat)
Contact:            Austin- Front Desk Manager
Cost:                  Sliding Scale/Proof of income required
Insurance:         Not accepted
Language:         English, Spanish
DETAILS:              Not providing Psycho-Education Evaluations- Psycho-Therapy services only
Hofstra University Saltzman Community Service Center Long Island     Accessible
Address:           131 Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY 11549
Phone:                516/463-5660 or 516/463-6535
Contact:            Joan Brady (Administrative Assistant)
Cost:                  Sliding Scale/Proof of income required
Insurance:         Not accepted
Language:         English
DETAILS:              Not providing Psycho-Education Evaluations- Therapy services only
Fordham Community Mental Health Clinic
Address:           557 East Fordham Road, 4th Floor, Bronx, NY 10458
Phone:                718/817-0590
Contact:            Michelle Leon
Cost:                  Low cost and sliding scale rates.
Insurance:         Not accepted
Language:         English
Evaluation Report:               8 weeks
DETAILS:              Not providing Psycho-Education Evaluations- Therapy services only. Leave a message for a call back in 1 business day.


COSDI (CUNY Council on Student Disability Issues) - Psychoeducational Evaluation Site List
Please note that Queens College now charges $300 for Psycho-Educational evaluations.

Limited Time Reduced Rate for Psychologogical and/or Neuropsychological Assessments

Doctoral level students and experienced examiners from NIP will provide intake, testing and report writing services to answer various referral questions that will typically include specific learning disabilities, attention deficit disorder, adaptive and socio-emotional deficits.

These assessments will help establish accurate diagnoses, design intervention steps and treatment options, educate the involved parties on the nature of the presenting problems and advocate for special accommodations if qualified.

For families with limited budgets, NIP will offer sliding scale payments that can help make the evaluation more affordable.

Our regular sliding scale is from $900.00 to $2500.00 based on income and expenses.

In order to provide Assessment cases for our psychology externs, we are offering a reduced rate of $500.00 until the end of May, 2020 to those who cannot pay their assessed fee of $900.00.

To request a consultation for Psychological Assessment at this link:



Evaluation Sites
Free and Low Cost Counseling Referrals
Contacts for Further Information, Referrals and Other Resources
Manhattan Centers
Manhattan Hospitals

Evaluation Sites

Adelphi University
Center for Psychological Services
Office: 1 South Ave., Garden City, NY 11530
Testing Site (no office): 75 Varick St., New York, NY 10013
Phone: 516-877-4820/212.965.8340
Fax: 212.431.5161

American Institute for Cognitive Therapy
136 East 57th Street, Suite 1101
New York, NY 10022
Phone: 212.308.2440
Fax: 212.308.3099

Beth Israel Medical Center
317 East 17th Street
New York, NY 10003
Phone: 212.420.4111

Center for Cognitive Assessment
200 West 57th Street, Suite 603
New York, NY 10019
Phone: 212.342.1589

Center for Learning Disorders
2 East 84th St.
New York, NY 10028
Phone: 212.650.0016

Child Center for Developmental Services
251 Manetto Hill Road
Plainview, NY 11803
Phone: 516.938.3788

City College Psychological Center
North Academic Building
(NAC) 8/101
160 Convent Avenue
New York, NY 10031
Phone: 212.650.6602

Columbia University Teachers College
Center of Educational and Psychological Services
Thorndike Hall 6th floor Box 91
525 West 120th St.
New York, NY 10027
Phone: 212.678.3262
Fax: 212.678.8105

Comprehensive Consultation Services
84-60 123rd Street
Kew Gardens, NY 11415
Phone: 718.441.0166

1123 Broadway, Suite 317
New York, NY 10010
Phone: 646.678.5977
Fax: 718.805.2054

Fairleigh Dickinson University
Center for Psychological Services
131 Temple Avenue
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Phone: 201.692.2645

Fisher Landau Center for the Treatment of Learning Disabilities (Albert Einstein) 
Russo Building
1165 Morris Park Ave.
2nd Floor
Bronx, NY 10461
Phone: 718.430.3906
Fax: 718.892.2296

Fordham University Graduate School of Education
Division of Psychological and Educational Services
Rosa A. Hagin School Consultation Center
3 West 60th Street, 8th Floor
New York, NY 10023
Phone: 212.636.6483
Fax: 212.636.7362


Hofstra University
Saltzman Community Center Building
1000 Fulton Avenue
Hempstead, NY 11549
Phone: 516.463.5660

Learning Disabilities Association (LDANYC)
237 West 35th Street
Suite 1101
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 212.645.7630
Fax: 212.924.8896

Lenox Hill Hospital
Outpatient Center for Mental Health
1430 2nd Ave.
New York, NY 10021
Phone: 212.434.3365

Lifespire Clinic Services
Article 16 Clinic
184-10 Jamaica Ave., 5th Floor
Hollis, New York 11423
Phone: 718.454.6940
Fax: 718.454.3583

Long Island Jewish Medical Center
The Zucker Hillside Hospital
75-59 263rd St.
Glen Oaks, NY 11004
Phone: 718.470.8100 or 516.470.8100

Long Island University, CW Post Campus
Psychological Services Center
720 Northern Blvd, Lodge A
Brookville, NY 11548
Phone: 516-299-3211

New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center
International Center for the Disabled (ICD) - Learning Disabilities Clinic
340 East 24th St. 6th Floor
New York, NY 10010
Phone: 212.585.6240
Fax: 212.585.6161

New York Presbyterian Hospital - Westchester Division
21 Bloomingdale Road
White Plains, NY 10605
Phone: 914.997.5776

New York Psychology
3250 Westchester Avenue
Suite LL5
Bronx, NY 10461
Phone: 646.706.7781 ext 0

NYU Medical Center Rusk Institute
Learning Diagnostic Center
400 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016
Phone: 212.263.7753
Fax: 212.263.7721

Pace University
Thomas J. McShane Center of Psychological Services
156 Williams St. 5th Floor
New York, NY 10038
Phone: 212.346.1730
Please note: The Fee for evaluations from PACE University is based on a sliding scale from $900 - $1800. Please contact Pace University for information.

Personal Sciences Center
276 5th Avenue, Suite 401
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 212.683.3008

Renaissance Health Care Network
Developmental Evaluation Clinic
115 West 116th Street
New York, NY 10026
Phone: 212.961.5755

Rutgers Psychological Clinic
Graduate School of Applied & Professional Psychology
152 Frelinghuysen Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854
Phone: 848.445.6111

(The) Sachs Center
235 West 76th Street #1B
New York, NY 10023
Phone: 646.847.9722

Saint Marks Institute for Mental Health
57 Saint Marks Place
New York, NY 10003
Phone: 212.982.3470
Fax: 212.477.0521


St. John’s University
Center for Psychological Services and Clinical Studies
Seton Complex, 152-11 Union Turnpike
Jamaica, NY 11439
Phone: 718.990.1900/6703
Fax: 718.990.1586

SUNY State College of Optometry
Vision Therapy Services Learning Disabilities Unit
33 West 42nd Street
New York, NY 10036
Phone: 212.938.4001
Fax: 212.780.4963

Staten Island Jewish Community Center- Learning Institute for Adults
475 Victory Boulevard
Staten Island, NY 10301
Phone: 718.987.5542

The Attention Deficit Disorder & Learning Disability Clinic of Manhattan
19 West 34th Street, Penthouse
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 212.268.8900

The Great Kills Psychological Foundation
3915 Hylan Boulevard
Staten Island, NY 10308
Phone: 718.948.7800

The Jewish Board of Guardians Learning Center
4049 Henry Hudson Parkway
Riverdale, NY 10471
Phone: 718.796.8700

The Learning Center
521 West 239th Street, 3rd Floor
Riverdale, NY 10463
Phone: 718.601.7805
Fax: 718.601.7809

The Manhattan Center for Learning
590 West End Ave. #1A
New York, NY 10024
Phone: 212.787.5712

The Yellin Center for Mind, Brain, and Education
104 West 29th Street, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 646.775.6646
Fax: 646.775.6602


Free and Low Cost Counseling Referrals

New York Counseling & Guidance Services
160 West End Ave. (Enter @ 66th St. between West End & Amsterdam Aves.)
New York, NY
Phone: 212.362.1086 ext. 1
Contact Marc Grossman
Fee Range for Hunter students: $20+

SAVI @ Mt. Sinai Hospital (rape/sexual assault)
One Gustav Levy Place
New York, NY
Phone: 212.241.5461 / 212.423.2150
Fee Range: All services are free

Mt. Sinai Adolescent Health Center (ages 10-21)
312 East 94th St.
New York, NY
Phone: 212.423.3000 / 212.423.2142
Fee Range: Accept insurance OR all services are free

Center for Educational & Psychological Services
(Teachers College, Columbia University)
535 West 120th St. (betw. Broadway and Amsterdam Ave.)
New York, NY
Phone: 212.678.3262
Fee Range: Phone intake. First session $40. Sliding scale low down to $5.

Sanctuary for Families (domestic violence)
Address Confidential
New York, NY
Phone: 212.349.6009 / 5960
Fee Range: Offers free services for people living with DV, Individual & group counseling, legal, etc.

Hudson Guild
441 West 26th St.
New York, NY
Phone: 212.760.9822
Fee Range: $5+
Evaluation: Individual, group, couples, medications as needed.


Single Parent Resource Center
31 East 28th St., second floor
New York, NY
Phone: 212.951.7030
Fee Range: Free support groups for single parents (mothers and fathers)

Training Institute for Mental Health
115 West 27th St., 4th floor
New York, NY
Phone: 212.627.8181
Fee Range: $45 flat fee for full time students

Hamilton-Madison House
253 South St.
New York, NY
Phone: 212.720.4522
Fee Range: sliding scale $20+
Evaluation: Multi-lingual (Asian), quick assessments

St. Vincent Rape Crisis Center
East 11th St. & University Place, 7th Ave & 12th St. for Emergency walk-in
New York, NY
Phone: 212.604.8068
Fee Range: Free Individual and group counseling for survivors of rape/sexual assault

Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy
1841 Broadway @ 60th St.
New York, NY
Phone: 212.333.4444
Fee Range: Full time students, self-supporting $20.
Evaluation: Individual, couples, family, trauma, eating disorders, Gay & Lesbian therapy. 

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans gender Community Center
208 W 13th St.
New York, NY, 10011
Phone: 212.260.7310


Contacts for Further Information, Referrals and Other Resources

The Learning Disability Help Line: 212.645.6730
The National Center for Learning Disabilities: 212.545.7510, Web:
The Literacy Assistance Center: 212.803.3300, Web:
The International Dyslexia Association: 212.691.1930, Web:


Manhattan Centers

Adelphi Manhattan Center
75 Varick St.
New York, NY10013
Phone: 516.877.4820

Teacher’s College Columbia University
525 W.120 St.
New York, NY 10007
Phone: 212.678.3262

Brain Clinic
19 W 34th St.-Penthouse
New York, NY 10010
Phone: 212.268.8900

International Center for the Disabled
340 East, 24 St.
New York, NY 10010
Phone: 212.585.6000

Fordham School Consultation Center
113W 60 St.
New York, NY 10023
Phone: 212.636.6483

The Learning Center
4049 Henry Hudson Parkway, 240th St.
Phone: 718.796.8700

The Kennedy Child Study Center
151 E. 67 St.
New York, NY 10021
Phone: 212.988.9500

Madeleine Borg Child Guidance Institute
120 W 57 St.
New York, NY 10019
Phone: 212.632.4720


NYU Child Study Center
577 1st Ave 33 St.
New York, NY 10016
Phone: 212.263.6622

NYU Medical Center
400 E 34 St.
New York, NY 10016
Phone: 212.263.7753

Northside Center for Child Development
1301 5th Ave.
New York, NY 10029
Phone: 212.426.3400

Postgraduate Center for Mental Health
138 E 26 St.
New York, NY 10010
Phone: 212.576.4168


Suny Optometry Center
100 E. 24th St.
New York, NY 10010
Phone: (212) 938-4001

Center for Assessment of LD
25 E 10 St. #2F
New York, NY 10003
Phone: 212.606.2308


Manhattan Hospitals

Beth Israel
317 E 17 St.
New York, NY 10003
Phone: 212.420.4111

Harlem Hospital Center-Pediatric Clinic
506 Lexington Ave.
New York, NY 10037
Phone: 212.393.3391

St. Vincent’s Child Development Center
201 W 12th St. (3rd Floor)
New York, NY 10011
Phone: 212.604.8211


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