We provide psychometric testing for personal, professional, medical, educational, and legal purposes 

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Last updated Aug 11, 2021 by Dr. Sheri Jacobson Dr. Sheri Jacobson

Psychometric Testing at Harley Therapy™ London

Do you or your child require assessing? 

Need testing to determine a specific condition, and ensure the right support and treatment is found? To file a legal report? Or just curious about your own behaviour or IQ? Psychometric testing can help. 

What is psychometric testing? 

Psychometric testing is an umbrella term for a large range of standardised assessments for both children and adults. They measure the ways we think and behave, looking at things like skills, knowledge, abilities, attitudes, and personality traits. 

IQ testing, personality tests, numerical reasoning tests and verbal reasonsing tests are all forms of psychometric profiling. 

What can psychometric testing help with?

Psychometric testing is used by our educational psychologists to help them correctly identify and best treat a range of issues in children and adults, including:

  • ADD and ADHD 
  • autism spectrum disorder
  • anxiety and depression 
  • behavioural difficulties 
  • brain injury 
  • dyslexia, dyspraxia 
  • gifted and talented
  • IQ testing
  • learning disabilities
  • neurological issues
  • specific learning difficulties (SpLDs) . 

Find out today how a psychometric test can help you

Ready to learn how one of our highly trained, chartered psychologists can help you and your family with psychometric profiling?  

Call us now or book online to make a confidential appointment for a psychometric assessment with one of our educational psychologists in the City of London, Harley Street, or London Bridge.

Types of psychometric tests

At Harley Therapy our educational psychologists only use highly regarded, industry standard psychometric tests, matched to the age and presenting issue of each client. 

The following tests and assessments are carried out in Harley Street, London:

Adult Autism spectrum disorder (ASD)
AADOS-2 and ADR-I 
*(note that private child autism diagnosis is not recognised by the NHS, we can however offer advice)

Adult IQ testing
WAIS 4 (Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale)

Child IQ testing
WISC Test (Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children)

Cognitive assessment for children and adolescents, difficulties, gifted and talented
BAS 3 (British Ability Scales)

Learning difficulties
ART-2 (Adult Reading Test)
CTOPP-2 (Comprehensive Test of Phonological Processing)

Tests for learning skills and learning difficulties
WRAT 5 (Wide Range Achievement Test)
WIAT-III UK (Wechsler Individual Achievement Test).



Psychometric testing - the Harley Therapy™ approach

Our expert educational psychologists are happy to provide you with psychometric testing for personal, medical, professional, educational, or legal use. 

We are committed to making the process of psychometric testing as comfortable as possible for you or your child, helping you understand the process and the results, as well as what steps you and your family need to take next.  

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What is a psychometric test?

A psychometric test measures a person’s cognitive abilities to determine their strengths, weaknesses, tendencies and aptitudes, as well as, in some tests, personality traits and specific learning difficulties (SpLD).

Typically, how much does psychometric testing cost in London?

You can expect to pay £900 for general psychometric testing in London, with some tests costing more or less. There may also be discounts for “bundles” of several different tests.

Is psychometric testing available on the NHS?

The NHS doesn’t offer psychometric testing to patients, although it does use it in its recruitment processes. For reliable psychometric testing, most people visit a private practitioner.


Does Harley Therapy offer psychometric testing in London?

Yes, Harley Therapy offers psychometric testing at its Harley Street premises in London to offer services including SpLD diagnoses, brain injury assessments, IQ testing and aptitude testing.

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