Neuropsychological evaluations for individuals 5-22 years old for questions related to:

Learning Disabilities/Dyslexia


Autism Spectrum Disorders old

Intellectual Disabilities

IQ Testing

(Evaluations for 18-22 year-olds are limited to questions of learning disabilities and/or ADHD)

Smiling Teenage Boy

Dyslexia/Reading Disabilities

Autism Spectrum Disorders

Additional Areas


Dr. Michael Neessen

  • Clinical neuropsychologist with 20 years of experience in neuropsychological testing with over 2,500 children, adolescents, and young adults.

  • Albuquerque native and UNM alum.

  • Post-doctoral training in early literacy and reading development in children. 

  • Cofounder of the ADHD Developmental Medicine Center treatment program at Boston Children's Hospital.

  • Instructor at Harvard Medical School for 7 years in neuropsychological assessment and differential diagnosis. ​​


Insurance Accepted

Presbyterian (Commercial Plans only); BCBS Commercial and Centennial; True Health Commercial and Centennial


Blue Cross Blue Shield

True Health New Mexico

If your insurance is not listed or you’re uninsured, you can self-pay for a variety of evaluation services.  PACES does not accept Presbyterian Centennial, Tricare, Cigna, Western Sky, United Health Care, Molina, or Aetna plans.



3620 Wyoming Blvd NE
Suite 100
Albuquerque, NM 87111

PHONE (505) 962-2158

FAX (505) 358-7293



For patients with a SCHEDULED APPOINTMENT ONLY, please ask your child's teacher(s) to electronically complete the Teacher Questionnaire.

This form is for teachers only.  Please DO NOT complete this form to provide information about your own child. 


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