Clinical Services

Clinical Services
Dr. Kwon provides psychiatric consultation, assessment, and treatment for children and adolescents. Dr. Kwon is also currently seeing a limited number of adult-age patients.
A psychiatric evaluation for children and adolescents typically consists of:
  • parent interview
  • patient interview and examination
  • feedback session, including formulation, diagnosis, and treatment recommendations
  • written report
A diagnostic evaluation for autism spectrum disorders typically consists of:
  • parent interview, including:
  • extensive developmental interview
  • evaluation of autism spectrum-related signs and symptoms
  • evaluation of other behavioral / emotional / psychiatric symptoms
  • the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, Version 2 (a rigorously research-validated semi-structured interview and/or play session with the child)
  • feedback session, including formulation, diagnosis, and treatment recommendations
  • full written report appropriate for submission to schools or government agencies
Ongoing treatment with Dr. Kwon may include:
  • overall case management
  • medication management that includes coordination of care with a patient’s therapist
  • less frequently, ongoing individual or family psychotherapy
Insurance Information
Please note that payment from insurance companies is not accepted. However, a portion of the cost of services may be reimbursed by the insurance company directly to the patient. The office will provide you with the appropriate paperwork to submit a claim with your insurance company. Payment is expected at the time of service, and the office accepts checks, debit cards, Visa, or Mastercard.
Please be sure to check with your insurance company about the specifics of potential reimbursement, especially in light of mental health parity rules in effect as of July 1, 2010.