Dr. Perna works with a variety of professionals who provide a wide array of specialized testing
supports. He works very closely
with these professionals so that
they may fully understand the
breadth and scope of the concerns that they must address in their reports and coordinate their reports without her evaluators. With properly
delineated clinical questions
posed at the onset of the evaluations the final results are typically more precise and targeted towards the patient’s needs.
Dr. Perna’s Reports/Evaluations:
Dr. Perna’s reports typically help coordinate and focus the various other treater’s reports in an integrated manner, providing a holistic picture of the patient that allows other professionals (both clinical and educational) to clearly understand how to proceed. Coordinated reports include a review of the following information:
Occupational Therapy Evaluations
Speech and Language Evals
Substance Abuse Evaluations
Specialized Medical Evaluations
Given the complex nature of the many referrals that Dr. Perna receives this integration is at times one of the most critical components that is provided
which will allow his patients to make clinical progress in an efficient, timely manner. Dr. Perna’s background and training allow each patients needs to appear more simple and surmountable given a well articulated treatment plan.School Districts: Dr. Perna can also work with your local school district to help coordinate an evaluation that is paid for by the district as part of a typical individualized education plan (IEP) assessment process.