Abacus Learning Centre
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.
|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||Abacus Learning Centre at Hastings||Psychologist; Therapist; Trainee Therapist||Centre-based ABA programs which focus on increasing the intellectual, academic, social, and emotional behaviours of children with an ASD, so they can more effectively learn at home and school. Stimuli included.||$36 / Hour|
|Initial program consultation with Psychologist & Program Supervisor||$200 / Hour|
|Ongoing program consultations with Psychologist/Program Supervisor||$140 / Hour|
|Behavioural; Developmental/Social Learning; Therapy-based; Family-based||Abacus Learning Centre at Hastings||Psychologist; Therapist||Foundations program - In 1:1 sessions with our Psychologist teaches parents/caregivers how to engage and teach their young child. Over the 8 week program, parents are taught techniques and approaches based on ABA principles that they can use at home. Includes a 1 hour initial consultation.||$1200 / Program|
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.