Immigration Evaluations

KESMA Flame Lily provides psychological evaluations to assist individuals and families in their immigration process. KESMA Flame Lily has worked with immigrants from a diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds.

I-601A Waivers (Extreme and Exceptional Hardship)

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Be sure to announce it so everybody knows and gets excited about it. Certain immigrant visa applicants who are relatives of U.S. citizens or Lawful Permanent Residents may use this application to request a provisional waiver of the unlawful presence grounds of inadmissibility under Immigration and Nationality Act, before they depart the United States to appear at a U.S. Embassy or U.S. Consulate for an immigrant visa interview. 

U-Visas (Victim of Crime)

Is a non-immigrant visa set aside for victims of certain crimes who have suffered mental or physical abuse and are helpful to law enforcement or government officials in the investigation or prosecution of criminal activity. Examples of qualifying criminal activity: abduction, abusive sexual content, blackmail, extortion, false imprisonment, fraud and foreign labor contracting, hostage, incest, kidnapping, manslaughter, murder, obstruction of justice, prostitution, rape, sexual assault/exploitation, stalking,  torture, and witness tampering. 

VAWA (Violence Against Women Act)

Applicant, victim of domestic abuse, seeks to establish the presence of domestic abuse in order to file for legal status separately from their U.S. citizen spouse. The assessment determines if abuse is present. Abuse can be physical, verbal, sexual, financial, or psychological. The assessment also evaluates overall psychological impact of the abuse on the victim. 


Is set aside for those who are or have been victims of human trafficking

Political Asylum

People applying for political asylum have suffered a variety of psychological and/or physical trauma in their country of origin. The nature of these evaluations typically documents mistreatment and abuse the individual suffered i.e., racial, ethnic, religious or political mistreatment, psychological assault, etc. This in-depth evaluation includes any psychological and emotional distress as a result of the persecution in their country.  

Services Include


  • Consultation & correspondence with your lawyer 

  • Interview/Assessment


  • Evaluation Report (2 copies)