Above and Beyond Early Intervention NDIS Providers, Medicare, Private Health

Speech pathology

 DetailsDuration Cost
 Short AssessmentsSpeech (Articulation Survey, DEAP ≤ 1 subtest, OMA)
Language (RAPT, Boehm-3)
Literacy (SPAT-R)
Stuttering (% and SR)
 30 minutes$150-$182.74 (includes report) 
Long assessments Speech (DEAP ≥2 subtests)
Language (CELF-5, PLS-5)
60 minutes  $300-$365.48 (includes report)
Extended assessments Combination assessments 90 minutes $400-$548.22 (includes report)
 Autism assessments (Speech Pathologist completed in conjunction with Psychologist and Occupational Therapist60-120 each $300-$548.22 (includes report) 
*Please also see psychology and OT fees
Progress report30 minutes
45 minutes
60 minutes 
 $89.63-$91.37
$134.45-$137.06
$160-$182.74
 TherapyTherapy sessions at home or preschool/school 30 minutes
45 minutes
60 minutes
75 minutes
90 minutes
$89.63-$91.37
$134.45-$137.06
$160-$182.74
$224.08-$228.43
$268.89-$274.11 
 Programmes and communication systems E.g. home/school programmes, AAC device set-up or creation, behavioural systems, visuals and schedules, homework/home materials, etc.30 minutes
45 minutes
60 minutes
>60 minutes 
$89.63-$91.37
$134.45-$137.06
$160-$182.74
Quote 

Occupational therapy

Details Duration Cost 
Short  AssessmentsSensory (SPM, SPM-P, Sensory Profile 2)30 minutes  $150-$182.74
(includes report)
 Long AssessmentsMotor assessment  (PDMS-2, Beery VMI, informal assessments and observations)60 minutes $300- $365.48 (includes report)
 Extended AssessmentsCombination assessments90 minutes $400- $548.22 (includes report)
Autism assessments (completed in conjunction with Speech Pathologist and Psychologist) 60-120 minutes $300- $548.22 (includes report)
*Please also see speech pathology and psychology fees
Progress report 30-60 minutes $87.79-$182.74

 Therapy sessions at home or preschool/school30 minutes 
45 minutes
60 minutes
$89.63-91.37
$134.45-137.06
$160-$182.74
 Programmes and systems E.g. home/school programmes, AAC device set-up or creation, behavioural systems, visuals and schedules, homework/home materials, etc.30 minutes 
45 minutes
60 minutes
$89.63-91.37
$134.45-137.06
$179.26-182.74


Psychology (assessments only)

 Details Duration Cost
 AssessmentsCognitive assessment for individuals aged 2:6-7:7
(WPPSI-IV) - currently N/A
60 minutes $300- $548.22 (includes report) - currently N/A
Cognitive assessment for individuals aged 6:0-16:11
(WISC-V)

60 minutes  $300- $548.22 (includes report)
Autism assessments (completed in conjunction with Speech Pathologist and Occupational Therapist)60-120 minutes $300- $548.22 (includes report)
*Please also see speech pathology and OT fees
Anxiety and depression scales 30-60 minutes $87.79-$365.48 (includes report)
 Progress report
 30-60 minutes $89.63-$182.74
 Therapy (>16 years only)Cognitive Behavioural Therapy 60 minutes$150-$182.74

Travel

We comply with the policies surrounding travel within the NDIS Terms of Business and NDIS Price Guide documents available on the NDIS website.


From 1.7.18-30.6.19 (NDIS Price Guide 2018-19): travel is claimable up to 20 minutes to and from an appointment, however, an individualised quote is provided for each client's unique location and service to minimise travel costs.

NDIS

Please see the NDIS website for additional information and current details.


Price: Above and Beyond Early Intervention charge the recommended hourly rate as per the current Price Guide available on the NDIS website. NDIS review their Price Guide at least annually on the 1st of July each year. The current NDIS rate for therapeutic supports is $179.26 (over 7;0 year olds) and $182.74 for Early Childhood Early Intervention (under 7;0 year olds) as of 1/7/18 and is scheduled to be reviewed by 1/7/19. Information and current pricing is available on the NDIS website.


Travel: please contact us for a unique quote/indication as travel costs are dependent on location of your session and other clients' sessions. The NDIS Price Guide 2018-19 states travel is claimable up to 20 minutes to and from the client's session to an agreed amount.


Cancellations: the NDIS Price Guide 2018-19 states that cancellations are claimable from an NDIS plan when a cancellation occurs ≥3PM the day before an appointment is scheduled to take place. Cancellations are chargeable at 90% of the full session fee.


Service Agreements: please ensure that you have a created, read/understood, and signed service agreement that outlines therapy goals, allocation of hours/supports for each discipline involved, policies and procedures, and any other agreements you may have with Above and Beyond Early Intervention prior to commencing services using your NDIS funding.