Medical and Mental Health Records

Psychological evaluations, testing, assessment, Bay Area

As part of psychological testing, Dr. Pratt asks parents to gather medical and mental health records. Records from birth to the present give Dr. Pratt context to better understand psychological testing results.

Dr. Pratt prefers records in a PDF format shard with him through Please create a folder using the student's full name and list Dr. Pratt as an editor to the folder. Alternatively, Dr. Pratt can scan and return paper records that are brought to The Pratt Center.

Below are some common records requested by Dr. Pratt to assist with psychological testing:

  1. Private evaluations including speech and language, occupational therapy, vision therapy, etc.

  2. Previous psychological or educational testing reports, including those completed at tutoring centers or for private school admissions

  3. Full medical records since birth from all medical practitioners, including pediatricians, psychiatrists, therapists, etc.

  4. All records from medical centers that have provided services, such as Kaiser, Palo Alto Medical Foundation, Stanford, etc.

  5. Psychiatric records including medications, hospitalizations and emergency mental health treatments

  6. Intake summaries, treatment plans and discharge summaries from mental health providers and residential treatment centers

  7. Reports from any specialists: audiologist, ophthalmologist, endocrinologist, cardiologist, etc.

  8. Reports from specialty clinics: PANS, Autism, ADHD, etc.

  9. Records from providers involved in gender-affirming care, such as the Gender Clinic at Stanford, the Child & Adolescent Gender Center at UCSF, etc.

  10. All other records about the student that are not included in this list