COVID 19 Virus Information - March 20, 2020 - Office Closed

March 20, 2020
Okanagan Ability Centre Clients

We have had to make the difficult decision to suspend our operations at this time.

  • All families booked for April have or will be contacted within the next week.  Please continue to check the website as to when we will start re-booking and booking new clients.
  • We will continue to take new assessment referrals/bookings via email and fax.  However we will not be calling to confirm any new bookings received until we reopen.
  • We will continue to take new bookings for phone-based psychology consultation services.

We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience during this difficult and uncertain time.

We wish everyone good health.


Dr. Andrea Welder and Dr. Tavi Nicholson
Okanagan Ability Centre

Telephone and Online Consultation

If you are feeling sick or have concerns about COVID-19 exposure:

Please do not come into the office, we are available for telephone and online consultation. Please email or call for more information.


Okanagan Ability Centre offers a wide range of services for children including psycho-educational (learning) and/or ADHD assessments, autism spectrum disorder assessments and social emotional assessment.

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Who We Are

OAC is a private facility that offers a wide range of psychological assessment and diagnostic services for children, youth and adults. We work with other professionals in the community, including family physicians, pediatricians, psychiatrists, child development centers, government ministries, and school personnel, to provide comprehensive assessment services and coordinated intervention.

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Take a look at our frequently asked questions for answers to common questions including; ‘Do I need a doctor’s referral?’ or ‘How long does an assessment take?’ or ‘WIll my insurance cover the costs?’.

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