Our scheduled fees are provided below for your reference.

Please note we require 24 hours notice for cancellations to avoid a cancellation fee. We understand that sometimes circumstances occur where this is not possible, such as a child falling ill overnight, but notification is expected as early as possible. If you fail to attend without notification you will be invoiced a cancellation fee of $50 and any scheduled appointments will be cancelled until payment is received.

Assessments Fees

Current as of January 2021

Basic assessment

  • A speech sound assessment and receptive and expressive language screener
    • OR a stuttering assessment
  • Interpretation of results, goal setting, planning for therapy
  • A summary report and recommendations
$300

Preschool-age speech and language assessment

  • A formal, standardised speech and language assessment for children aged 2-5yrs (eg Preschool Language Scales – 5, Clinical Evaluation of Language Fundamentals -Preschool or another age appropriate tool
  • Conversational observation of speech sounds
  • Interpretation of results, goal setting, planning for therapy
  • A comprehensive report and recommendations
$443

School-age speech and language assessment

  • A formal, standardised speech and language assessment for children aged 5-18yrs (eg Clinical Evaluation of Language Fundamentals – 5 or another age appropriate tool)
  • Conversational observation of speech sounds
  • Interpretation of results, goal setting, planning for therapy
  • A comprehensive report and recommendations
$506

Speech sound and expressive language screener

  • Recommended to identify if more comprehensive assessment is recommended
$75

Additional Written Report (eg NDIA requested)

$190

Additional Written Program

$190

Workshop Packages (for support workers, families and education staff)

  • Hanen It Takes Two To Talk™, More Than Words™, Learning Language and Loving It™, Teacher Talk™
  • Workshops individualized to participants learning goals (eg Key Word Signing, supporting language development strategies in the classroom, creating visual aids, adolescent language, understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder)
On Enquiry

Travel

Includes provider travel time and non-labour costs associated with travel.

On Enquiry

Therapy Sessions Fees

Current as of January 2021

Therapy session (60 min)

$190

Therapy session (45 min)

$145

Therapy Assistant session (45 min)

Includes feedback after each session to speech pathologist for supervision.

$75

Travel

Includes provider travel time and non-labour costs associated with travel.

On Enquiry

Funding Sources

Clients who have a chronic medical condition and complex care needs.

Referral Pathway

Chronic Disease Management (CDM) plan referral form – must be completed by a GP.

No. of Services per Client

5 per calendar year for Allied Health Services, including speech pathology.

Rebate Amount

$54.60 per session

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) people who have had a health assessment.

Referral Pathway

A referral form for follow-up allied health services for clients of ATSI descent must be completed by a GP who has conducted a health check consistent with the ATSI Medicare health checks.

No. of Services per Client

5 per calendar year in addition to 5 per calendar year under the CDM.

Rebate Amount

$54.60 per session

Private Health Insurance rebates.

Eligibility Requirements

Have an active private health insurance with extras.

What is Covered

Private Health Cover with Extras (Subject to the health fund).

Rebate Amount

Please speak to your health care fund

National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

Eligibility Requirements

Your child must be assessed as eligible for funding by the NDIA and have an NDIS plan approved.

Tablelands Speech Pathology is able to see clients who are

  • “self-managed” or
  • “plan-managed”

We are unable to see clients whose plans are managed by the NDIA (or “agency-managed”)

For more information about the National Disability Insurance Scheme or to see if your child is eligible go to https://www.ndis.gov.au/

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