Tweed Valley Early Childhood Intervention Service Inc. 

Address: PO Box 105, Tweed Heads NSW 2485 
Phone (07) 5536 1320 
Fax: (02) 5536 1235 
Email: tvecis@tvecis.com
Website: www.tvecis.com.au

The above link is for your convenience. It provides information about this service provider. The Department does not necessarily endorse all of the contents in this link as it may provide information about therapies that the Department has deemed ineligible for HCWA funding, i.e. there is insufficient evidence to prove that these therapies are of benefit to children with ASD. Families should make informed choices about the therapies they wish to purchase and enquire about those that are eligible and ineligible for HCWA funding.

Consortium Members and/or Delivery Locations

  • Name:  Dr Karen Plant Clinical Psychologist
  • Phone: 07 5599 2137
  • Delivery Address: Suite 8A, 80-82 Keith Compton Drive, Tweed Heads NSW
 
  • Name:  Rachel Fanning Psychologist
  • Phone: 0424944761
  • Delivery Address: Suite 4,43 Tallebudgera Creek Rd West Burleigh QLD 4219
 
  • Name:  Jenny Hosking Occupational Therapist
  • Phone: 0412 730 306
  • Delivery Address: 1 Boyd Street Tweed Heads NSW 2485
 
  • Name:  Charmaine Owen Occupational therapist
  • Phone: 0411 057 587
  • Delivery Address: 1/41a tallebudgera Creek Road West Burleigh QLD 4219
  • Name: Kristy Rhoades Speech Pathology Ltd Speech Pathol
  • Phone: 07 5520 1000
  • Delivery Address: 1276 Gold Coast Highway Palm  Beach QLD 4211
     
  • Name: Elizabeth Brownlie (out of the country for 12 months with effect July 2012)
  • Phone: 0413 928 310
  • Delivery Address: Outreach -TVECIS Inc Florence Street Tweed Heads, Homes, Schools Tweed Shire
  • Name: Music with Monica
  • Phone: 0412 147 184
  • Delivery Address 1: Musgrave Hill Early Childhood Development Unit, Nakina Street, Musgrave Hill, QLD 4225
  • Delivery Address 2: Tweed Valley Early Childhood Intervention Service, Florence Street, Tweed Heads, NSW 2485
  • Name: Karin Adams
  • Phone: 0414 433 576
  • Delivery Address: Unit 1/41a Tallebudgera Creek Road, West Burleigh QLD 4219

 

  • Name: Meg Houghton
  • Phone: 0411 266 562
  • Delivery Address 1: Unit 1/41a Tullebudgera Creek Road, West Burleigh QLD 4219
     

Fee Schedule for Tweed Valley Early Childhood Intervention Service Inc.
Eligible Intervention Type/s Provider and Delivery Location Multidisciplinary Team Name and Description of Intervention/Service Cost
Behavioural; Developmental/Social Learning; Therapy-based; Family-based Dr Karen Plant at Tweed Heads or Rachel Fanning at West Burleigh Psychologist Initial assessment (on site) $398 1.5hrs $266 / Hour
Subsequent assessment (on site) $266 / Hour
Therapy session (on site) $176 / Hour
Behavioural; Developmental/Social Learning; Therapy-based; Family-based Dr Karen Plant at Tweed Heads or Rachel Fanning at West Burleigh Psychologist Parent Planning session (on site) Or $132 45 mins $176 / Hour
   
   
Behavioural; Developmental/Social Learning; Therapy-based; Family-based Dr Karen Plant at Tweed Heads or Rachel Fanning at West Burleigh Psychologist Initial assessment (off site) or $541 1.5 hrs $361/ Hour
Subsequent assessment (off site) $361/ Hour
Therapy session (off site) or $194 45 mins $258 / Session
Behavioural; Developmental/Social Learning; Therapy-based; Family-based Dr Karen Plant at Tweed Heads or Rachel Fanning at West Burleigh Psychologist Parent Planning session (off site) or $194 45 mins $258 / Hour
   
   
Therapy-based; Family-based Therapy Matters at West Burleigh Speech Pathologist Initial assessment (on site) or $398 1.5 hrs $266 / Hour
Subsequent assessment (on site) $266 / Hour
Therapy session (on site) or $132 45 mins $176 / Hour
Therapy-based; Family-based Therapy Matters at West Burleigh Speech Pathologist Parent planning session (on site) or $132 45 mins $176 / Hour
Initial assessment (off site) or $541 1.5 hrs $361 / Hour
Subsequent assessment (off site) $361 / Hour
Therapy-based; Family-based Therapy Matters at West Burleigh Speech Pathologist Therapy session (off site) or $194 45 mins $258 / Hour
Parent planning session (offsite)or $194 45 mins $258 / Hour
   
Therapy-based; Family-based Therapy Matters at West Burleigh Speech Pathologist Hanen - More Than Words Program

$2525.50 1/parent

$2900/2 parents
$2525 / Program
   
   
Therapy-based; Family-based Jenny Hosking at Tweed Heads or Charmaine Owen at West Burleigh Occupational Therapist Initial assessment (on site) or $398 1.5 hrs $266 / Hour
Subsequent assessment (on site) $266 / Hour
Therapy Session (on site) or $132 45 mins $176 / Hour
Therapy-based; Family-based Jenny Hosking at Tweed Heads or Charmaine Owen at West Burleigh Occupational Therapist Parent planning session (on site) or $132 45 mins $176 / Hour
Initial assessment (off site) or $541 1.5 hrs $361 / Hour
Subsequent assessment (off site) $361 / Hour
Therapy-based; Family-based Jenny Hosking at Tweed Heads or Charmaine Owen at West Burleigh Occupational Therapist Therapy session (off site) or $194 45 mins $258 / Hour
Parent Planning session (off site) or $194 45 mins $258 / Hour
   
Behavioural; Developmental/Social Learning; Therapy-based; Family-based Monica Zidar (Music with Monica) at Tweed/Gold Coast Therapist Music Therapy - initial assessment (on-site) $216 / Hour
Music Therapy - initial assessment (off-site) $292 / Hour
Music Therapy - subsequent assessment (on-site) $216 / Hour
Music Therapy - subsequent assessment (off-site) $292 / Hour
Music Therapy -  treatment session (on-site) $108 / 45 mins
Music Therapy - treatment session (on-site) $144 / Hour
Music Therapy - treatment session (off-site) $195 / Hour
Parent Planning Session (on-site) - involves meeting with child's parents where treatment techniques are shared and discussed in an effort to generalise learned behaviours in music therapy across other settings. $144 / Hour
Parent Planning Session (off-site) - involves meeting with child's parents where treatment techniques are shared and discussed in an effort to generalise learned behaviours in music therapy across other settings. $195 / Hour
Group Treatment Session (on-site) - capped at 5 participants with the primary focus of social skills, group skills and school readiness. $40 / 45 Min Session
Group Treatment Session (off-site) - capped at 5 participants with the primary focus of social skills, group skills and school readiness. $45 / 45 Min Session
 Therapy-based; Family-based Karin Adams or Meg Houghton at West Burleigh Speech Pathologist Initial Assessment (onsite) Assessment is required if the child has needs in 3 or more areas of communication (eg. speech language, AAC, pragmatics, oral motor).  This includes a written report and treatment plan for the family. $265 / hour
Initial Consultation (onsite) This fee is for a first visit and willl apply for clients that need assessment in only 1-2 areas of communication clients without complex communicaton needs. $209 / Hour
Therapy Session (onsite) or $132.00 for 45 mins $176 / Hour
Therapy-based; Family-based Karin Adams or Meg Houghton at West Burleigh Speech Pathologist Initial Assessment (offsite) Assessment is required if the child has needs in 3 or more areas of communication (eg. speech language, AAC, pragmatics, oral motor).  This includes a written report and treatment plan for the family. $360 / Hour
Initial Consultation (offsite) This fee is for a first visit and willl apply for clients that need assessment in only 1-2 areas of coummnication clients without complex communicaton needs. $285 / Hour
Therapy Session (offsite) or $193.50 for 45 mins $258 / Hour

Please note that there may be cancellation and/or other fees associated with some services. For more information please contact the service provider as these are not covered by the early intervention funding under the Helping Children with Autism package.

 

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