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Individual Therapy

Individual Therapy

Traditional model of separate specialist appointments

Who is it for?
Individual Therapy is for families who have a child aged between 0 to 8 years with difficulties in more than one area of development, who need or prefer a traditional model where they arrange separate appointments with individual professionals. It is an option for all families regardless of whether their child has a formal diagnosis.

What is it?
Individual Therapy sessions take place with a Speech Pathologist, Occupational Therapist, Early Childhood Special Educator or Psychologist, depending on the child’s needs and goals.

How does it work?
The child and their parents attend a one hour session, once a week during term time that takes place at Noah’s. The focus of the session is on individual goals specific to that type of therapy. For example, communication goals for a Speech Pathology session; sensory or fine motor goals for an Occupational Therapy session; or play skills in an Early Childhood Special Educator session.

How much do I pay?
Families pay $70 per term for this program.

What funding is relevant?
The remaining cost per term, which is $1,500, is funded by:

  • Department of Family and Community Services, Ageing, Disability and Home Care (ADHC)
  • Department of Social Services Helping Children with Autism (HCWA) and Better Start Initiative (BSI)

Children who are approved for HCWA or BSI funding can claim $1,500 per term.
There are funded places available for children who are not eligible for HCWA or BSI funding.

How do I enrol?
Contact Noah’s Inclusion Services on 02 4423 5022 or complete the Referral Intake form and hand it to Noah’s reception or your Noah’s contact.  Priority will be given to children who are not accessing any other intervention service.