Speech Pathology Services for Children
At our private clinic we see children ranging from 0 - 18 years of age. We provide services to local families in the suburbs of Perth, Kwinana, Calista, Medina, Leda, Wandi, Hammond Park, Aubin Grove, Bertram, Parmelia, Baldivis, Wellard, Rockingham, Safety Bay, Secret Harbour, Waikiki, Warnbro, Port Kennedy and surrounds. At FunTalk Speech Pathology we take a holistic approach with every child, and provide individualised support.
Our therapists work with young children, school aged children and adolescents who experience difficulties with:
Expressive & Receptive Language skills
Therapists are experienced working with children who have a diagnosis of Global Developmental Delay, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Asperger's Syndrome, PDD-NOS, Down's Syndrome, hearing impairment, intellectual impairment and more.
The types of services we can offer include:
~ Assessment to identify areas of strength and weakness
~ Provision of targeted intervention based on the areas of difficulty
~ Collaboration and consultation with parents and teachers to set goals and assist with therapy outcomes
~ Provision of parent information and advice
~ Collaboration with external professionals e.g. audiologists, paediatricians, to provide a holisitic
management of your child
Am I eligible for any rebates?
Private Health Insurance
- There are many Private Health Insurance providers on the market. The amount rebatable on Private Health Insurance will depend on your provider and your level of cover. We recommend that your contact your provider to find out more. FunTalk therapists are registered with most major Private Health providers.
- Medicare will provide a rebate if your doctor has referred your child for Speech Pathology service under a Chronic Disease Management Plan (previously known as Enhanced Primary Care Plan). You will receive a rebate of approx. $52.95 for 5 sessions within a calendar year.
*Please note, clients can not claim a rebate from both their Private Health Insurance provider AND Medicare for the one session.
For further information: http://www.speechpathologyaustralia.org.au/information-for-the-public/medicare-info-for-clients-and-parents
- FunTalk Speech Pathology is an approved provider of services for children with Better Start Early Intervention and Helping Children with Autism (HCWA) funding.
Please contact FunTalk Speech Pathology for more details or visit the FaCHSIA websites:
As of July 1st 2017, FunTalk Speech Pathology has proudly been selected as a provider for the WA NDIS program to support children with a range of disabilities. Please contact us for further information call 1800 996 214 or see: