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.

Occumax

Address: Unit 5 Nexus Business, 16 Transport Avenue, Paget QLD 4740
Phone: 07 4818 0445
Email: info@occumax.com.au
Web:  www.occumax.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: Brent Couling
Phone: 07 5499 9894
Delivery Address: 17 Ribbonwood Avenue, Maleny QLD 4552

Name: Smile Speech Pathology & Literacy Services
Phone: 0402 061 484
Delivery Address: 538 Compton Road, Sunnybank Hills QLD 4109

Name: Speaking Solutions
Phone: 0418 186 223
Delivery Address: 3 Nessie Place, Ormiston QLD 4160

Name: Time to Talk - private speech pathology services
Phone: 07 3376 3133 or 0400 013 634
Delivery Address 1: Unit 4/667 Sherwood Road, Sherwood QLD 4075
Delivery Address 2:  Speech Therapy @ The Cottage, Pullenvale Rd, Pullenvale QLD 4069
Email: timetotalk@live.com.au
Website: www.atimetotalk.com.au

Name: Little Voices Speech Pathology
Phone: 0406 035 756
Delivery Address: 2a /77 Oxford Street, Bulimba QLD 4171

Name: Bethany Best & Associates
Phone: 0404 268 151
Delivery Address: Suite 8, 12 Northlakes Drive, Northlakes QLD 4509
Email: email@bethanybest.com.au

Name: Toni Bowman Speech Pathology
Phone: 0419 029 213
Delivery Address: 27 Casuarina Street, Seventeen Mile Rocks QLD 4073
Email: speech@tonibowman.com

Name: Talking Buddies
Phone: 0435 105 097
Delivery Address: 34 Evadne Street, Graceville QLD 4075
Email: ann.thwaites@iinet.net.au

Name: Construct Health
Phone: 07 4941 6067
Delivery Address 1: 1 St Francis Drive Moranbah, QLD 4744
Delivery Address 2: 7 Burns Court, Middlemount, QLD 4746
Delivery Address 3: 114 Borilla Street, Emerald, QLD 4720
Email: moranbah@construct-health.com

Name: Construct Health
Phone: 07 4940 2122
Delivery Address: Shop 3, 1 Old Eimeo Road, Rural View, QLD, 4740
Email: mackay@construct-health.com

Name: Little Star King Speech Pathology - Emma Laube
Phone: 0423 534 288
Delivery Address: 99 Worthing St, Wynnum QLD 4178
Email: info@littlestarking.com.au

Name: Positive Futures
Phone: 0450 200 456
Delivery Address: 43-47 Yellow Robin Court, Narangba QLD 4504  
Email: lisa.mckay123@outlook.com     

Fee Schedule for Occumax
Intervention Domains Delivery Location Profession Service Duration Total Cost

Language and communication development

Social development and interaction

Repetitive behaviour and/or restricted interests

Self-care, self-regulation and life skills

Physical / sensory / psychomotor development

Occumax

Multidisciplinary: Occupational Therapist, Speech Pathologist, Psychologist

Initial and subsequent consultations, therapy sessions, parent and/or teacher consultations via telephone email or video, brief reports at the request of parents for a purpose, or individualised home program generation as part of treatment plan.

1 hour

$180

Off-Site - home/school visit within 30 minutes of office

1 hour

$298.80

Language and communication development

Social development and interaction

Repetitive behaviour and/or restricted interests

Brent Couling Occupational Therapist Occupational therapy consultation which includes assessment 1 hour $250
Off-Site - Subsequent consultation 1 hour $176
Daycare / kindy / school visit; or written report as part of individual intervention plan, as requested by parent for a particular purpose. 1 hour $176
Off-Site - Therapy Session 1 hour $299

Language and communication development

Social development and interaction

Smile Speech Pathology and Literacy Services Speech Pathologist Initial Speech Pathology Consultation which includes assessment & report - in office 1 hour $220
Off-Site - home visits - Initial Speech Pathology Consultation which includes Assessment or Review Assessment & brief report 1 hour $300
Therapy session 1 hour $170

Off-Site - follow-up Home/School/Kindy/Daycare Visits;

Review Assessment - in office (with brief report requested by parent for a particular purpose)

1 hour $200

Report (at the request of the parent for a particular purpose);

and/or individualised home program development as part of the child's intervention plan;

School/preschool support training of teachers for an individual child's intervention program.

1 hour $110

Language and communication development

Social development and interaction

Speaking Solutions Speech Pathologist Initial Speech Pathology consultation which includes assessment & report; within clinic. 1 hour $318
Initial Speech Pathology consultation which includes assessment & report, at home/kindy/school; Session $375

Follow-Up Sessions -therapy &/or parent consultations in specific techniques for their child; within clinic

1 hour $171

Off-Site - Follow-up sessions – therapy (kindy/school/home visit &/or family & teacher consultations regarding a specific child and intervention technique for that child, parent training in specific techniques for their child; within Bayside area).

1 hour $267

Therapy home program development as part of the child's intervention plan.

1 hour $142

Kindy/School/Home visits for initial Speech Pathology consultation/assessment & report (outside of Bayside area & within 60 km radius of clinic).

1 hour $466
Off-Site - Kindy/School/Home visits for follow-up sessions or consultations regarding a specific child and intervention technique for that child (outside of Bayside area & within 60 km radius of clinic). 1 hour $317
Review assessment session 1 hour $214
Off-Site - Review assessment session (home/school/kindy) 1 hour $257

Language and communication development

Social development and interaction
Little Voices Speech Pathology Speech Pathologist

Individual speech pathology consultation including assessment and report requested by a parent for a particular purpose;

Review assessment with report if requested by parents;

Off-Site - Home/daycare/kindy/school visit at the request of parent, for training in a specific intervention as part of child's individual intervention plan.

1 hour $220

Subsequent consultations (in office); Parent/teacher consultations (in office) for training in specific interventions for a specific child.

Report or individualised home program generation as part of individual intervention plan as requested by parent.

1 hour $176

Language and communication development

Social development and interaction
Time to Talk Kids’ Speech Therapy Speech Pathologist Speech Pathology Consultations 1 hour $180

Language and communication development

Social development and interaction

Repetitive behaviour and/or restricted interests

Bethany Best & Associates Music Therapist

Initial assessment and summary report requested by the parent for a particular purpose

Initial Session – 1 hour $180

Music Therapy

30 minutes $80
Extended Session 1 hour $110

Additional Report requested by the parent for a particular purpose.

1 hour $50

Language and communication development

Social development and interaction

Toni Bowman Speech Pathology Speech Pathologist Initial Assessment 1 hour $250
Treatment Session  1 hour $160
Treatment Session (clinic) 30 minutes $80
Off-Site - Treatment Session 1 hour $180

Language and communication development

Social development and interaction

Repetitive behaviour and/or restricted interests

Talking Buddies Speech Pathologist Initial Assessment 1 hour $200
Treatment Session 1 hour $160
45 minutes $120

Language and communication development

Social development and interaction

Repetitive behaviour and/or restricted interests
Talking Buddies Speech Pathologist Off-Site Treatment Session 1 hour $180
Reports/ individual home program generation as part of individual intervention plan as requested by parent 1 hour $160

Self-care, self-regulation and life skills

Physical / sensory / psychomotor development
Construct Health Physiotherapy Initial Consultation 1 hour $198
Subsequent Consultation 1 hour $198

Language and communication development

Social development and interaction

Repetitive behaviour and/or restricted interests

Little Star King Speech Pathology Speech Pathology

Individual speech pathology consultation including assessment and report requested by parent for a particular purpose.

Review assessment with report if requested by parents;

Off-Site - Home/daycare/kindy/school visit or phone consultation at the request of parent, for training in a specific intervention as part of child's individual intervention plan.

1 hour $205

Subsequent consultations;

Parent/teacher consultations (in office) for training in specific interventions for a specific child. (Minimum 30 minutes duration);

Report or individualised home program generation as part of individual intervention plan as requested by parent.
1 hour $170

Language and communication development

Social development and interaction

Repetitive behaviour and/or restricted interests
Positive Futures Special Education, Behaviour Management Oral language development, effective communication skills, practicing positive social interactions, diversifying interests 30 minutes $70

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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