Initial Consultation and Assessment
Initial consultation and assessment $300. This session lasts approximately 1 ½ hours and includes:
# Discussion around your concerns and a full case history.
# Informal/formal assessment of your child (and any necessary analysis afterwards).
# Discussion of the findings, initial advice and a joint decision as to how best to proceed.
# Summary Assessment report.
30 minute session at clinic is $95.
45 minute session at clinic, home ord educational setting is $130.
60 minute session at clinic, home or educational setting is $170.
In addition to direct intervention time with your child, also included in the session cost is:
# travel to your house/centre (up to 5km from Wahroonga Village)
# intervention planning and preparation time outside of the session time
# materials and handouts to support home practise tasks
# liaison with other professionals your child may be working with (e.g. occupational therapist, GP etc)
Nursery or school visits
Attendance at preschool / school / home for planning and support meetings (e.g. IEP planning and review meetings, Transition to School meetings) is $170/hour.
Written letters, reports and therapy programmes
Comprehensive Assessment report $200.
Written correspondence (e.g. lengthy written correspondence with other professionals in relation to your child’s assessment results) is charged at $125/hour.
Development of detailed home therapy intervention program or AAC program is charged at $125/hour.
# Please note that I do not provide reports for statutory assessments/school funding purposes.
Terms of business
# 24 hours notice is required to cancel a session. Sessions cancelled after this time will be charged at 50% of the usual rate.
# If I am ill, I will let you know and offer a replacement session as soon as possible.
# Travel within 5km of Wahroonga Village is free. Travelling costs for distances greater than this will be agreed with you in advance.
# I accept payment by cash, Paypal, or mobile EFTPOS/credit card.
# If you are claiming from a private health fund, it is your responsibility to settle the account and then reclaim from your fund. It is advisable to check your level of cover before commencing therapy.