Fees and Payment Information
Conducted over a 1 hour session, includes completing a case history with the parents and then assessment with the child to identify their strengths and weaknesses. Goals and priorities will be discussed. A short summary report is also included.
$244 for children 1-5yrs
$280 for school-aged children
For minor concerns, a shorter 45min session may be available. This can be discussed at the time of booking.
A more detailed comprehensive report is available on request for $69. This is recommended for children at school.
For older children, a second assessment session is usually required. This is charged at the cost of a therapy session.
Currently this practice is not registered as an NDIS provider, however we are able to see families who are self-managing their NDIS funding. Please note that reports for NDIS occur an additional charge of $70 due to the time taken to complete these.
Phone consult, formal letter or progress report
Fee to be advised depending on purpose and length.
Other services such as screening tests at kindy/childcare, parent information talks and training for educators are available. As each service is individualised, prices vary depending on what you are looking for. Please contact the clinic for more information.
Services are predominantly provided out of the clinic at Ferny Hills, however requests for school visits are considered on an individual basis. Travel fees may apply.
A fee of 50% of the session will be charged if the session is cancelled with less then 12 hours notice or no notice is provided at all.
Concerns or Complaints
Kids in the Hills Speech Pathology abides by the National Code of Conduct for Health Care Workers as well as the Speech Pathology Australia Code of Ethics. Links to these services are listed below. Should you have any concerns about the service you have received, please do not hesitate to raise it with your therapist. Alternatively you can contact the Office of the Health Ombudsman.
It is appreciated if payment is finalised at the time of appointment. EFTPOS and HICAPS facilities are available at the clinic.