TAAC Autism Evaluations

Thrive Psychological Services continues to offer mental health services including individual and group therapy, and speech and language therapy services to families with children on the Autism spectrum. In addition, Thrive Psychological Services is proud to introduce the Thrive Autism Assessment Clinic (TAAC). TAAC offers a comprehensive evaluation for Autism Spectrum Disorder for children and adolescents. The TAAC team consists of a Clinical Psychologist, Speech/Language Therapist and an Occupational Therapist. The evaluation may be completed in one day or broken up over a couple of days.


The evaluation consists of the following:

• Diagnostic Intake

• School Contact 

• Assessment in Clinic with each professional

   – Speech/Language Pathologist 

   – Psychologist 

  – Occupational Therapist 

• TAAC Team Conference

• Feedback with Parents and Recommendations (for home, school, and community)


Team Members:

Clinical Psychologist:  Amanda V. Weatherby, PhD

Speech/Language Pathologist:  Jillian Sherrodd-Wing, CLP-CCC

Occupational Therapist:  Trina Volk, MOTR/L


Cost: Insurance may cover these assessment services. 

Insurance accepted for Autism Evaluations: Regence BlueCross BlueShield, Moda, Premera, Lifewise, Aetna, and First Choice Health. Insurances not listed may offer reimbursement to families upon claim submission and request.

Autism evaluations are also offered for families with Molina insurance. Physician referral required.

Please call our office for more details on scheduling and cost.