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.

Stepping Stones Therapy Services

Address: 14C, 42 Strickland St, Bunbury WA 6230
Phone: 08 9791 7898
Email: admin@steppingstonesbunbury.com
Website: www.steppingstonesbunbury.com

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.

Delivery Locations and/or Consortium Members

Name: Stepping Stones Therapy Services
Phone: 08 9791 7898
Delivery Address 1: 26 Brown St, Busselton WA 6280
Delivery Address 2: 9/13 Forrest St, Collie WA 6225
Delivery Address 3: Kimberley region – no physical office location
Delivery Address 4: Wheatbelt region – no physical office location
Email: admin@steppingstonesbunbury.com

Name: Links for Life Psychology
Phone: 0402 039 836
Delivery Address: 30 Wittenoom St, Bunbury WA 6230
Email: admin@steppingstonesbunbury.com

Fee Schedule for Stepping Stones Therapy Services
Intervention Domains Delivery Location Profession Service Duration Total Cost

Language and communication development

Social development and interaction

Repetitive behaviour and/or restricted interests

Bunbury and surrounds: 14C, 42 Strickland St, and local homes/schools

Multi-disciplinary: Speech Pathology, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy and Therapy Assistant – led sessions

Trans-disciplinary assessment and therapy services across all Speech Pathology, Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy domains. Includes Hydrotherapy and Serial Casting with Physiotherapy staff (Better Start funding only). Goal setting in conjunction with family and school/day-care concerns. Group programs also available, to better target social skills and other goals within a social environment. All-access therapy/sensory gym incorporated into all sessions run in our Bunbury clinic, to better accommodate client’s sensory needs.

Assessment sessions normally 1 hour.

Therapy sessions normally 30-45 minutes, depending on the child and their goals.

Speech Pathology (SP) Assessments: $150/hour
Occupational Therapy (OT) Assessments: $180/hour
SP/OT 30 min therapy sessions: $75
SP/OT 45 min therapy sessions: $100
SP/OT 1 hr therapy sessions: $125
Physiotherapy (PT) Assessments: $135 (45 minute assessment) and $150 (60 min assessment)
SP/OT/PT 30 min therapy sessions: $75
SP/OT/PT 45 min therapy sessions: $100
SP/OT/PT 1 hr therapy sessions: $125
Therapy Assistant-led therapy sessions: $90/hr

Language and communication development

Social development and interaction

Repetitive behaviour and/or restricted interests

Busselton and surrounds: 26 Brown St, and offsite

Multi-disciplinary: Speech Pathology, Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy

Trans-disciplinary assessment and therapy services across all Speech Pathology, Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy domains. Includes Hydrotherapy and Serial Casting with Physiotherapy staff (Better Start funding only). Goal setting in conjunction with family and school/day-care concerns. Group programs also available, to better target social skills and other goals within a social environment.

Assessment sessions normally 1 hour.

Therapy sessions normally 30-45 minutes, depending on the child and their goals.

Speech Pathology (SP) Assessments: $165/hour
Occupational Therapy (OT) Assessments: $195/hour
Physiotherapy (PT) Assessments: $150 (45-minute) and $165 (60-minute)
SP/OT/PT 30 minute therapy sessions: $90
SP/OT/PT 45 minute therapy sessions: $115
SP/OT/PT 1 hr therapy sessions: $140

Language and communication development

Social development and interaction

Repetitive behaviour and/or restricted interests

Collie: 30A Harvey St, and offsite

Multi-disciplinary: Speech Pathology, Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy

Trans-disciplinary assessment and therapy services across all Speech Pathology, Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy domains. Includes Hydrotherapy and Serial Casting with Physiotherapy staff (Better Start funding only). Goal setting in conjunction with family and school/day-care concerns. Group programs also available, to better target social skills and other goals within a social environment.

Assessment sessions normally 1 hour.

Therapy sessions normally 30-45 minutes, depending on the child and their goals.

Speech Pathology (SP) Assessments: $165/hour
Occupational Therapy (OT) Assessments: $195/hour
Physiotherapy (PT) Assessments: $150 (45-minute) and $165 (60-minute)
SP/OT/PT 30 min therapy sessions: $90
SP/OT/PT 45 min therapy sessions: $115
SP/OT/PT 1 hr therapy sessions: $140

Language and communication development

Social development and interaction

Repetitive behaviour and/or restricted interests

Broome and Kununurra – client’s homes and schools

Multi disciplinary: Speech Pathology, Occupational Therapy and Therapy Assistant led sessions

Trans-disciplinary assessment of all Speech Pathology (SP) and Occupational Therapy (OT) domains. Goal setting in conjunction with family and school/daycare concerns. THEN creation of a comprehensive program to be run weekly/fortnightly with the client by a Therapy Assistant. Reviews by SP and OT in person each term, and via phone/videoconferencing throughout the term on request.

Assessment sessions normally 1.5 hours. Therapy sessions normally 45 minutes-1 hr.

Assessment: $500 for the full 1.5 hrs. Any additional assessment time needed is then charged at $150/hr
SP/OT remote support: $125/hr or part thereof

Therapy Assistant-led sessions: $90/hr or part thereof

Language and communication development

Social development and interaction

Repetitive behaviour and/or restricted interests

Wheatbelt area – client’s homes and schools

Multi disciplinary: Speech Pathology, Occupational Therapy and Therapy Assistant-led sessions

Trans-disciplinary assessment of all Speech Pathology (SP) and Occupational Therapy (OT) domains. Goal setting in conjunction with family and school/daycare concerns. THEN creation of a comprehensive program to be run weekly/fortnightly with the client by a Therapy Assistant. Reviews by SP and OT in person each term, and via phone/videoconferencing throughout the term on request.

Assessment sessions normally 1.5 hours. Therapy sessions normally 45 minutes-1 hr.

Assessment: $400 for the full 1.5 hrs. Any additional assessment time needed is then charged at $150/hr
SP/OT remote support: $125/hr or part thereof

Therapy Assistant-led sessions: $90/hr or part thereof

Language and communication development

Social development and interaction

Repetitive behaviour and/or restricted interests

Links for Life Psychology

Psychology

Assessment and therapy services within all areas of Psychology domain. Goal setting in conjunction with family concerns. Liaison with Stepping Stones Therapy Services team to ensure all therapy providers are using the same approach to client’s needs.

Assessment and therapy/follow up sessions normally 1 hour.

Assessment and Therapy/follow up: $175/hr

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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