services that we offer...


Xcite Steps in San Diego offers comprehensive diagnostic developmental evaluations for children and adults. Our diagnostic developmental assessments are conducted by a team of experienced clinicians, including Licensed Clinical Psychologists and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists, who specialize in working with children and adults who are affected by developmental, intellectual, and emotional disabilities.

Our expansive psychological evaluations are carefully individualized to the needs of our clients and serve to:

  • Provide a detailed developmental and behavioral profile
  • Provide a comprehensive diagnosis according to the DSM-V
  • Evaluate social functioning and communication skills
  • Evaluate developmental progress over time
  • Integrate a collaborative diagnostic approach
  • Guide treatment planning for various cognitive and behavioral therapies


Each assessment takes place in a comfortable, private setting at our Xcite Steps Integrated Therapy Center in Sorrento Valley. We offer competitive pricing with varying payment options for both insurance and private funding. Our diagnostic assessment package includes a complimentary evaluation review with a licensed mental health provider.


Our Services are available in the following areas:

San Diego (North)

  • Oceanside
  • Carlsbad
  • Rancho Santa Fe
  • San Marcos
  • Camp Pendleton
  • Escondido
  • Vista

San Diego (Central)

  • La Jolla
  • Clairemont
  • Downtown
  • Poway
  • Mira Mesa
  • Coronado

East County

  • Santee
  • Lakeside
  • La Mesa
  • Spring Valley
  • El Cajon
  • Paradise Hills

South Bay

  • Eastlake
  • Chula Vista
  • National City
  • Bonita
  • Imperial Beach
  • Otay Mesa

Temecula Region

  • Murrieta
  • Lake Elsinore
  • Menifee
  • Fallbrook