Transitioning program

This program is transitioning into the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). Please visit the HCWA and Better Start pages for more information about receiving future supports.

Lori Rainford – Paediatric Speech Pathology

Address: 1/55 Hampden Rd, Nedlands WA 6009
Phone: 08 6161 0096 / 0417 970 068

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.

Fee Schedule for Lori Rainford – Paediatric Speech Pathology
Intervention Domains Delivery Location Profession Service Duration Total Cost

Language and communication

Social and emotional development

Cognitive development and learning skills

1/55 Hampden Rd
Nedlands WA 6009

Speech Pathologist

Initial assessment & documented report at the request of the parent

1.5 hours


Individual therapy consultation 45 mins


1 hour $170

Development (or review) of individual goal based intervention plan

1 hour


‘More Than Words’ Parent Programme led by a Hanen Certified Speech Pathologist in 1:1 or small group (max.3 families) + loan copy of ‘More Than Words’ guide book

Follow the link to read more about: More Than Words
12 x 90 minute sessions = 1 Pre-programme consultation + 8 Parent Only sessions + 3 individual video feedback sessions $200/session (total $2,400)

Language and communication

Social and emotional development

Cognitive development and learning skills

Child Care/Pre-school/School

Speech Pathologist

Visit to child care, pre-school or school for therapy & staff consultation (includes up to 20 km return travel) 75 mins $250

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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