Speech Results staff can provide services to Self-Managed or Plan-Managed NDIS clients. (We are no longer able to provide a service to NDIA managed clients). We provide in-clinic services, with ocassional school or preschool visits as needed. We are unable to offer regular home or school visiting services. You can usually get an appointment within a few weeks if you are able to attend within school hours. Early morning and late afternoon appointments are very popular and wait-lists may apply for these appointments.
Helping Children with Autism
Children with Autism may be referred by a Paediatrician for Speech Pathology assessment and/or treatment under Medicare. The maximum number of treatment sessions is 20. A Medicare rebate of $77.10 applies to these sessions.
Better Start Initiative
Speech Results is an accredited provider of Better Start services for children with a diagnosis of Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Fragile X, Hearing-impairment and other specified Syndromes (eg Prader Willi, Williams, Angelman, CHARGE, Microcephaly). Please phone us to discuss these referrals.
Chronic Disease Management Program
Children with complex care needs may be eligible for a Medicare Rebate ($54.60 per session) for up to 5 Speech Pathology visits per year. Children may be eligible if they require services from more than one medical or allied health practitioner (e.g. Speech Pathology PLUS Psychology, Occupational therapy, Audiology, or Medical Specialist). Ask your GP for more information about your eligibility for a CDM plan.