The fee for Neuropsychological/Educational evaluations is usually $3500.00 - $4000.00 but pricing is subject to specific information including referral purpose, possible diagnoses, and a possible need for recommendations for educational purposes beginning with grammar school through graduate schools. Procedure codes for this service are 90791 (initial consultation), 96118 (Neuropsychological testing) and 96101 (Psychological testing).
Neuropsychological/Educational testing recommendations are frequently made for specific examinations including the SAT, GRE, LSAT, GMAT, MCAT, and CFA and for several boards such as Law Boards and Medical Boards as well as possible recommendations for individuals while they are in school.
The fee for Neuropsychological evaluations usually is $3000.00 but pricing is subject to specific information including referral purpose, possible diagnoses, and a possible need for further neurological intervention. Recommendations for individuals with neuropsychological diagnoses are made based on the particular problems an individual might have and can include psychotherapy, cognitive remediation and/or recommendations for the individual’s family or other support system.
The fee for Psychological testing is usually $2500.00. Procedure codes for this service are 90791 (initial consultation) and 96101 (testing). Recommendations for these individuals can include referrals for possible medication evaluations and psychotherapy.
The fee for psychotherapy and cognitive remediation is usually $250.00. I primarily use Cognitive Behavior Therapy techniques with psychotherapy patients. Cognitive remediation is based on the findings of the neuropsychological evaluation.
Some insurance companies will pay for part if not all for the above services. There are also some insurance companies that I participate in that will pay a contracted fee structure for these services.
VICTORIA C RIVAMONTE, PSY.D.