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Medicare & NDIS Registered Provider

  Fees & Services


                                   


Private / Medicare Clients

Layburn Speech & Language is a registered provider with all private health funds and Medicare.

Medicare rebates are available for sessions for clients with a care plan. Your GP or Paediatrician will be able to advise you if your child is eligible.​

Rebates are also available for speech therapy through some private health funds, although this will vary. Please speak with your individual health fund for further information.

Speech Assessment   $80.00

Your child's speech will be assessed using a picture-naming task and in conversation. Results will be interpreted and discussed with you.  No report is provided.

Preschool - Aged Speech & Language Screening Assessment   $160.00

Your child's receptive and expressive language skills will be assessed using screening tools. Their speech will also be assessed.  Results will be interpreted and discussed with you. No report is provided.

Comprehensive Speech & Language Assessment   $280.00

Your child's speech will be assessed using a picture-naming task and in conversation. Their receptive and expressive language skills will be assessed using a gold-standard, formal assessment tool. Results will be interpreted and discussed with you and a comprehensive report will be provided. The report will detail specific goals for intervention (if needed). Please note, this assessment will be conducted over more than one appointment.

Therapy Session (in clinic)    30 minutes - $​80.00;   45 minutes - $120.00

Evidence-based intervention will be provided to target your child's individual communication goals. Strategies to consolidate and extend learning will be discussed and specific homework provided as needed.

Home/Preschool/School Visit   30 minutes - $100;   45 minutes - $140.00

Evidence-based intervention will be delivered in the home or educational setting. Your child's therapy progress and current goals, along with strategies to develop skills, will be discussed with staff or family. Session notes are provided to the family on the same day.

Telehealth Online Therapy Session      30 minutes - $80.00;    45 minutes - $120.00

Evidence-based intervention will be delivered via Zoom cloud meeting platform. Therapy materials will be emailed prior to the commencement of the session. Strategies to consolidate and extend learning will be discussed and specific homework will be emailed following the session if needed.

NDIS Participants

Layburn Speech & Language is proud to be a registered provider of therapeutic and early intervention supports for children participating in the National Disability Insurance Scheme.


Fees for services are billed at the scheduled NDIS rate.


Assessment   (90 minutes)

Assessment is tailored to the particular needs of your child. This includes completion of informal and formal assessments, and interpretation and discussion of results. A support plan is developed for children receiving early intervention supports.

Report  (60 minutes)

A comprehensive report detailing the results of standardised assessments, interpretation of results, summary of findings and progress and goals for future therapy.

Therapy sessions

The duration, frequency and location of therapy sessions will be discussed with you to best reflect your child's needs.

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