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The Amend Group

Our Services

The Amend Group provides comprehensive psychological services including assessment and evaluation, consultations, counseling, and therapy for children, adolescents, and their families.

We also provide parent and educational consultations for gifted, 2e children, and homeschoolers.  These educational consultations are offered via secure video link for flexibility and privacy.

Populations served in our practice include:

  • Students with LD, ADHD, or other learning and behavior difficulties
  • Gifted/talented students
  • Twice exceptional learners (2e)
  • Homeschool students
  • Special needs students
  • Children experiencing life adjustments associated with divorce and other family transitions

More about our services

Our Providers

Edward R. Amend, Psy.D.,

Clinical Psychologist
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Jennifer R. Aldarondo, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist
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Joy L. Navan, M.A., Ph.D.

Licensed Psychological Associate
Educational Consultant
Western Kentucky
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Barbara HettleBarbara Hettle

Educational Consultant
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If you would like to schedule an appointment, contact us by phone or use this form and one of us from The Amend Group will be in touch with you.

Phone: 859.269.6465
Fax: 859.269.6401

Our location

Office: 3131 Custer Drive, Suite 5 Lexington, KY 40517




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