Timothy A. Martin Ph.D.
Director of Evaluation Services; Associate Director; Pediatric Neuropsychologist; Licensed Psychologist

Timothy A. Martin, Ph.D. received his Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Suffolk University and completed pre-doctoral and post-doctoral fellowships at the Yale University School of Medicine Child Study Center.

Dr. Martin is a licensed psychologist and Certified Health Services Provider. His research has focused on the impact of neuropsychological and psychosocial factors on academic achievement. He practices Child Clinical Psychology and Pediatric Neuropsychology.

Prior to pursuing a career in Clinical Psychology, Dr. Martin was a special education teacher working directly with children experiencing traumatic brain injuries, autism, and other neurodevelopmental disorders.

Dr. Martin is an active participant in advocacy issues related to pediatric neuropsychological assessment, and works with both the Massachusetts Psychological Association and the Massachusetts Neuropsychological Society related to these issues.  Dr. Martin also is a member of the Clinical Advisory Group for The Asperger/Autism Network (AANE).

Dr. Martin is a partner at Child & Family Psychological Services, PLLC. In addition to his clinical services, he serves as the Associate Director and the Evaluation Services Program Director.

Services Provided

Dr. Martin specializes in assessment, diagnosis, treatment planning, and consultation for children and families effected with: Autistic spectrum disorders, including Asperger’s Disorder, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, and Nonverbal Learning Disorders; Learning Disabilities and ADHD; medical illnesses; and other neuro-developmental, psychiatric and educational difficulties. He provides neuropsychological, psychological, and developmental evaluations for children, adolescents, and young adults age 2 to 22. Dr. Martin is also available for professional presentations and school consultations.

Availability

Dr. Martin is available Monday-Wednesday and Friday in Norwood and on Thursdays in our Weymouth office.

Insurance Networks

Dr. Martin is a participating provider in the following health plan networks:  Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, United Behavioral Health (UBH), Harvard Pilgrim (UBH-Pacificare), Beacon Health Strategies-Commercial & GIC Plans, and Coventry/First Health.  For all other networks, payment is expected at the time of service.  Some networks may provide partial coverage for her services on an out of network basis.

Coverage for neuropsychological evaluations can vary substantially by case and by health plan.  While initial consultations are generally covered by health plans, costs  for the evaluation can only be determined after initial consultation and are based on the medical policy of the health plans, pre-authorization requirements, and the specific details of the case.  Detailed cost information will be provided at that time.

Insurance Networks and School Districts

For many neuropsychological evaluations, the evaluation may be done in part for educational purposes, and in these cases, portions of the evaluation are not covered by any health plan for any provider. The portion of an evaluation that is uncovered by a health plan will be the responsibility of the patient or their parent.

Although we do not accept the Massachusetts Rate Setting Commission rates, many school districts hire our neuropsychologists to provide evaluations for them or approve payment at our rates for independent evaluations.

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