ABLE Developmental Clinic

Attention Behaviour Learning Emotion

ABLE Developmental Clinic - Attention    Behaviour    Learning    Emotion

How We Work

The availability for the above professions and outside consultants permits ABLE to  offer multidisciplinary services such as full team diagnostic assessments, joint therapy, etc. Inter‑professional consultation and convenient within clinic referrals are also advantages.


  • Clinical Child Psychology
  • Child Neuropsychology
  • Educational Psychology
  • Individual/Family Counselling
  • Behavioural Consulting
  • Speech/Language Pathology


  • Assessment
  • Diagnosis
  • Therapy
  • Counselling
  • Consultation
  • Workshops/Presentations
  • Children’s Groups
  • Parent’s Groups
  • Social Skills
  • Behavior Management
  • Anger Management
  • Communication

Services at  ABLE are often in high demand and some period of waiting may be necessary.  Please call reception for current information.

ABLE staff follow the recommended fees of their professional associations.
Practitioners may be covered by extended health plans, employee assistance programs or individual service contracts.

Please call for more information.

Referrals are accepted from families, physicians, agencies and other professionals. Note that many extended health plans require a medical referral for coverage. New referrals to the Surrey Office are encouraged to call Debbie Rhead, Clinic Coordinator. New Referrals to the West Vancouver office are encouraged to call Lael Hunter, Clinic Coordinator.

Please call your specific plan to find out if you are eligible for reimbursement when seeking the services of a Registered Psychologist (or other ABLE clinician). Fee payment is required at the end of each session and a receipt is issued.