Dean Doering & Associates offers educational assessment, child development, counseling and guidance

National Placement Specialists

Our team at Dean Doering and Associates brings together more than 75 years of experience in educational assessment and consultation, child development, comprehensive mental health evaluation, parent coordination, psychiatric testing and assessment, counseling and guidance. Collaboration with your student and family is the cornerstone of our teamwork.

Dana Dean Doering, ARNP, Executive Director, is our lead educational consultant and senior clinician. Guy Oram, Ph.D., serves as our consulting clinical neuropsychologist and gifted education expert. Sarah Persha, M.A., associate educational consultant, specializes in young adult transition and parent coaching.

Additional team members include; Daryn Darr, B.A., associate educational consultant & wilderness field liaison, and Kelly Guynes, MSW, clinical social worker. Yvonne Jones, Ph.D., serves as consultant emeritus to the team. Additional teaching, administrative, social work, tutoring and research team members help us maintain the diversified array of services offered in order to meet the specific needs of your child and family. We have the expertise and teamwork to bring the highest level of assessment and guidance to your student and family.

We look forward to serving the needs of your child and family.
Leading Educational Consultant Team in the Northwest