Thomas Richardson MA, LP, LSP

Tom Richardson is a Licensed Psychologist and Licensed School Psychologist. He trained at the University of Minnesota Educational Psychology Department where he assisted in research related to the early development of children prenatally exposed to chemicals. Prior to working at Psych Recovery, he conducted therapeutic groups for preschool aged children at Fraser Child and Family Center. He has extensive assessment experience with both children and adults. He continues to work closely with public schools to complete special education assessments for students in elementary school through transition age. He also works at Saint Thomas Academy, a college preparatory middle and high school where he provides consultation to their counseling department and completes learning disability, ADHD, and mental health assessments. His work with school and transition age students provides him with knowledge to help parents understand and prepare for students who may need a 504 Plan or an Individual Education Plan. He also currently works with the Minnesota Division of Rehabilitation Services to complete learning and mental health evaluations to plan for the vocational needs of adults with disabilities.

Tom has a focus on assessments for learning disabilities, ADHD, developmental disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, mental health, and personality disorders. He works with individuals from elementary age through adult. His evaluations provide information for accommodations that may be needed in educational and employment settings. They also provide information to help guide treatment and intervention for mental health issues.