May, 2021 Workshop

Please join us via Zoom for the live "Attention, ADHD, and the T.O.V.A." three-part workshop. This workshop is designed to provide an in-depth understanding of the T.O.V.A. as an aid in the assessment of, and evaluation of treatment for, attention deficits, with a primary focus on ADHD. The cost is $150. Account must be in paid in full to register.

  • 6.75 hours will be divided into three sessions lasting 2 hours and 15 minutes each.
  • The focus of the workshop is the interpretation of the T.O.V.A. in a clinical context with case examples (including ADHD and head injuries).
  • Workshop participants are invited to share T.O.V.A. reports to discuss.
  • New to the T.O.V.A.? You are welcome to join us!

The last day to register is Monday, May 10, 2021. The workshop is not recorded.

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The May workshop is divided into three Zoom videoconferencing sessions. Sessions run from 8am to 10:15am Pacific (Time Zone Converter).

Session 1 - Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 8 am

  • Overview of Attention and Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: Attention and Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, DSM 5 criteria for subtypes, test features, impact of ADHD

Session 2 - Wednesday, May 19, 2021 - 8 am

  • Assessment of ADHD and Attention Disorders: Causes of ADHD symptoms, assessment procedures for adults and children, treatment options.
  • The Structure, Administration, and Scoring of the Test of Variables of Attention (T.O.V.A.): History of the T.O.V.A., administration of the test, Visual and Auditory norms, uses of the T.O.V.A., review of the T.O.V.A. report.

Session 3 - Wednesday, May 26, 2021 - 8 am

  • Interpreting the T.O.V.A. Report: Case examples using the T.O.V.A. in the assessment of attention disorders, including ADHD.

Who should attend?

Professionals who work with ADHD and other attention disorders.

Workshop Objectives

  • Participants will be able to administer the T.O.V.A.
  • Participants will know the sections of the T.O.V.A. report and be able to interpret them.
  • Participants will know the normative range (by age and gender) of the auditory and visual T.O.V.A.
  • Participants will know how to set up custom subject and session fields to track practice-specific information.
  • Participants will be able to use the T.O.V.A. in the context of an ADHD assessment and in the evaluation of treatment for ADHD.
  • Participants will be able to communicate T.O.V.A. results to other health professionals.
  • Participants will be familiar with new treatments for ADHD.
  • Participants will have a wider view of different perspectives of attention and ADHD.


We use Zoom for videoconferencing; we suggest installing it on your computer and testing it before the workshop begins. The link to the workshop will be emailed to you after you register.


  • Christopher Holder, M.A., L.M.H.C., CEO of The TOVA Company.

Registration Fee

$150.00 per person for all three sessions. Group and Student discounts available.

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Cancellation/Refund Policy:

If a registrant cancels 7 days or more prior to the workshop, a refund will be issued (less a $25.00 processing fee per registrant). No refunds issued if the registrant cancels less than 7 days prior to workshop. If The TOVA Company cancels the workshop, a full refund will be issued.

Additional Information:

If you have any questions or special needs, please contact The TOVA Company at 800-729-2886 or 562-594-7700. You can email us at