Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Testing in Michigan
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) is a condition resulting from prenatal exposure to alcohol. It is part of a larger group of conditions known as Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders. Children with FAS may develop physical defects, behavioral issues and psychological issues as a result of their condition. Oakland Neurological Center offers Fetal Alcohol Syndrome testing in Michigan. Our office is located at:
Oakland Neuropsychology Center
4190 Telegraph Rd, Suite 2700
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302
We specialize in psychological testing services for children and adolescents. If you believe your child was exposed to alcohol before birth or you’ve noticed signs of FAS, a professional diagnosis is the first step toward treatment. Our office hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Contact us at (248) 644-9466 to schedule an appointment for FAS testing.
Signs Your Child May Need Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Testing
The physical signs of FAS may be noticeable early on, such as deformed joints or distinct facial features. The psychological and behavioral effects may not present themselves until the child is a few years old. Common signs of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome include:
- Balance and Coordination Issues
- Poor Communication Skills
- Limited Social Skills
- Difficulty Getting along with Friends, Classmates or Peers
- Trouble Staying on Task
- Hyperactivity and Shifting Attention
- Poor Impulse Control
- Swift Mood Shifts
- Difficulty Transitioning from One Task to Another
- Struggles Seeing the Consequences for Actions
- Lapses in Memory
- Learning Disabilities
- And Other Intellectual Disorders
If you have noticed these issues or other concerns, a psychological evaluation will determine the root cause of your child’s struggles. Reach out to (248) 644-9466 to learn more about Fetal Alcohol Syndrome testing in Michigan.
Confidential Psychological Testing in a Safe, Comfortable Setting
Oakland Neuropsychology Center receives consistent referrals for psychological testing, learning disabilities testing, ADHD testing, and Fetal Alcohol Syndrome testing in Michigan. Our doctorate-level clinical psychologists have years of experience identifying the underlying causes of developmental delays, behavioral issues and academic struggles. Our high-accuracy rates for diagnoses ensure that clients get the treatment they need as quickly as possible. Intervention planning starts with a professional diagnosis, available right here at our Michigan psychological testing clinic.