Elevated Insights Assessment

At Elevated Insights Assessment, we provide scientifically-grounded and culturally-responsive psychological assessment services to meet the individualized needs of our clients. We believe psychological assessment to be a powerful tool in gaining a deeper understanding of the challenges young people are facing in today’s world.

Our clinicians employ a collaborative approach in working with families and providers to strengthen community resources and supports for our children.

By offering insight into the child’s ability to function across settings, we are able to highlight attributes to promote success, while identifying areas of concern that may require intervention.

  • Client-centered care

  • Scientifically grounded, research supported assessment techniques

  • Therapeutic feedback tailored to meet the individualized needs of our clients

  • Understanding both areas of strengths and concern to target effective interventions across settings

  • Current research in psychology and psychoeducation

  • Culturally responsive assessment services

  • Provision of relevant and accessible recommendations

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Elevated Insights Assessment is a women-owned and operated small business within the Denver community. Our team continues to expand and includes a diverse range of clinical expertise.

Dr. Kate Colón
Dr. Kate ColónCo-founder/Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Dr. Kate Colón specializes in psychological assessment of neurodevelopmental disorders in children, adolescents, and young adults. 
Dr. Jennifer Paz Ryan
Dr. Jennifer Paz RyanCo-founder/Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Dr. Jennifer Paz Ryan specializes in complex psychological and psychoeducational assessment of young children through early adulthood and is proud to provide bilingual (English/Spanish) services. 
Dr. Jenna ScottLicensed Clinical Psychologist
Dr. Jenna Scott specializes in the evaluation and treatment of complex and early childhood trauma.
Dr. Lisa Costello Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Nationally Certified School Psychologist
Dr. Lisa Costello partners with families to complete diagnostic evaluations of children that provide practical recommendations to promote children’s success at home, in school, and in the community.
Dr. Claire Thomas-DuckwitzBilingual Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Licensed School Psychologist
Dr. Claire Thomas-Duckwitz specializes in neurodevelopmental and psychoeducational evaluations of children, adolescents, and adults. She is proud to be bilingual in English and Spanish and is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist and Licensed School Psychologist.
Ann Folan, Psy.D. Post Doctoral Candidate
Ann joins the team with a wide range of assessment and treatment experiences of individuals (young children to adults) across community, school, and hospital settings. Before graduate school, Ann provided community services for individuals with neurodevelopmental disabilities and taught as a special educator.  
Allison FinnertyBilingual (E/S) Doctoral Student Extern
Allison comes to us from The University of Colorado and joins our bilingual (E/S) team as she works towards her doctorate in School Psychology.
Carly GirnunDoctoral Student Extern
Carly is currently attending the University of Denver’s Graduate School of Professional Psychology (GSPP) and will graduate with a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology. She has previously received her MA at GSPP in Clinical Psychology in 2021.
Dr. Klarissa GarciaBilingual Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Klarissa completed her PsyD in Clinical Psychology at the University of Denver and her predoctoral internship at NYU Langone Rusk Rehabilitation Medicine. She has worked with individuals across the age span as well as in a variety of settings, including hospitals, community mental health centers, residential facilities, and private practice. Klarissa’s interests include traumatic brain injury (TBI), neurodevelopmental disorders, and obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). Klarissa was born and raised in Venezuela and is excited to join EIA’s team and offer assessment services in Spanish.


Jeanine KlevensBilingual (English/Spanish) Health Care Navigator
Jeanine supports our Latinx and Spanish-speaking families with the onboarding process.
Nava HojrehOffice Manager
Nava brings her passion for helping others and her background in psychology as EIA’s Office Manager.

Our Values

Elevated Insights Assessment provides scientifically-grounded psychological and psychoeducational evaluation services to meet the needs of children and families in Colorado. Our evaluations offer insight into the unique strengths and attributes of a child for successful performance across settings, while identifying areas of need that may benefit from intervention or further support.

We believe psychological assessment to be a powerful tool in gaining a deeper understanding of the challenges young people are facing in today’s world. A comprehensive understanding of a child’s abilities and worldview can be pivotal in helping them attain their goals and reach success.

Elevated Insights Assessment is a team of skilled psychologists who specialize in psychological and psychoeducational evaluations for children, adolescents, and young adults. Our clinicians bring a wealth of expertise to the practice with well-rounded clinical experiences across hospital, community mental health, private practice, and school settings. We work closely with parents, educators, and providers who support our kids to ensure a comprehensive approach to understanding and meeting their needs.

Contact Us

Please email us at info@elevatedinsights.org or call us at (303) 756-1197. We are happy to offer free consultation. We look forward to speaking with you soon!