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  • GTS Auto Center
    4977 Hollywood Boulevard
    Los Angeles CA 90027
  • CALL NOW: (323) 628-1531
  • Working Hours:

    Mon – Fri 9:00 – 6:00

    Sat – Sun CLOSED

  • Complete your alcohol assessment at our convenient kiosk location. The tablets at our kiosk locations allow you to register, pay, and complete an assessment.

Our Assessment Options

Mental Health Evaluation

Courts may require this evaluation to assess if an individual is fit to testify in court, or to determine if a mental health disorder may have contributed to their behavior.

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Anger Management Assessment

This specific type of evaluation may be ordered following a workplace altercation, assault charge, or road-rage incident.

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Basic Alcohol Assessment

This assessment helps employers and courts determine whether an individual has a clinical alcohol disorder that has affected their behavior.

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General Drug and Alcohol Assessment

Also known as an A&D assessment, AOD assessment, or AODA assessment, courts may order this assessment in cases involving alcohol, prescription medication, or street drugs.

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DUI Evaluation

Courts often request an independent evaluation to determine whether an underlying alcohol abuse disorder has contributed to a DUI/DWI charge.

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Underage/Minor in Possession

People under 21 charged with alcohol or drug-related offenses may be ordered to complete a minor in possession evaluation by a school, court, or other authority.

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Workplace Incident and Drug Alcohol Assessment

Employers may require this assessment following a workplace drug and alcohol policy infraction.

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Domestic Violence Assessment

Courts and other authorities may ask for a domestic violence evaluation to determine an individual’s risk of instigating domestic violence or assault.

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License Reinstatement

Most DMVs require a license reinstatement evaluation when deciding whether to restore a suspended or revoked driving license.

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If you’ve been ordered to complete an alcohol evaluation for court, it can be hard to know where to start. New Directions offers the help you need. Since 2010, our trained and qualified evaluators have completed thousands of court- and employer-ordered mental health evaluations, DUI assessments, substance abuse evaluations, and more.

The streamlined services offered by New Directions are available nationwide in 48 states and more than 750 counties. New Directions can help you complete your evaluation and get ready to put this stressful time behind you.

We offer a convenient, fully online service1 that you can start right from your phone or computer. We also have a kiosk location at GTS Auto Center on Hollywood Boulevard where you can start the process—whatever works best for you.

Why Choose New Directions for Your Evaluation?

Qualified Assessors

Your evaluation will be completed by a qualified professional with experience working on cases similar to yours. Our assessments are accepted in 48 states, including California.

Efficient Service

For most cases, we can offer a streamlined service through a secure online assessment. After completing the assessment process, the majority of clients receive their reports within five business days. For an additional fee, we also offer rush processing.

A Trusted Industry Leader

We’ve completed more than 5,500 assessments online over the last 12 years. We’re proud of our high-quality service and client satisfaction.

How Do I Know This Assessment Will Be Accepted?

Brian talks about what courts, employers, and various authorities look for to consider an assessment legitimate and acceptable.

Questions? Read our FAQ:

Can I check whether my evaluation will be accepted before I pay for it?

Yes. Feel free to call us or to contact the authority that ordered your assessment. New Directions assessments are accepted by most state court systems and DMVs, including those in California. You can also visit the "check my state" map on our home page.  

Will you send the assessment straight to me when it’s done?

Once your report is complete, your evaluator will e-mail you a copy. You can either forward the report or give your evaluator permission to send it to the requesting authority on your behalf. Some exceptions apply in cases where there has been an official order from a court.

I need my evaluation right away. Can you help?

Please contact us before starting the assessment process to make sure we can complete your service by your deadline. We offer rush processing for many cases. Additional fees apply.

Do you have references I can check?

Yes. Feel free to call us at 1-800-671-8589 to request our references.

Is my information kept private and secure?

Yes. The privacy and security of your data is one of our top priorities. For a detailed description of our privacy terms (including limitations on confidentiality under state and federal law), please read our Consent for Service and Terms of Agreement.


Key points about our approach to client privacy include:

·       All records are stored on SSL-encrypted servers

·       NDSBS does not record sessions conducted via webcam/video

Is a refund available if my evaluation is rejected?

Before requesting a refund, please read our refund policy under Terms of Service carefully. When a requesting party will not accept our assessment and you meet the conditions of our Terms of Service Refund Policy, we will refund your assessment fee (excluding rush-processing fees). Refunds must be requested within 45 days of completing your assessment.

1 May not be accepted in all locations