Fees Schedule - Cancellation Policy


Tax Refunds for Speech and Language Therapy

Speech & Language Therapy fees are tax deductible. To avail of this you will need to get a MED 1 FORM from your local tax office and retain all receipts. The tax office also requires a medical letter of referral (G.P. / Consultant).

 

Health Insurance

A number of insurance plans provide some cover for Speech and Language Therapy fees. Please check with your health insurance provider.

 

Payment Procedure

Fees are payable in full on the day of attendance. Payment options are either (i) cash or (ii) cheque with a valid cheque guarantee card. Unfortunately ACHIEVE Speech & Language therapy service does not have a credit/debit card facility.

 

Cancellation Policy:

The following cancellation policy is in operation:

This is because, without sufficient notice, another client cannot be notified to be offered the session time you have booked. In these instances the Speech & Language Therapist’s time will be used to prepare materials for you which will be sent to you in lieu of the session.

 

ASSESSMENT FEES:

Child Speech sounds assessment only

(includes verbal feedback of results):

€150

 

Language / Social communication / Stammering assessment only

(includes verbal feedback of results):

€200  

 

Full Speech, Language and Communication Assessment:  

*NOTE* the following price includes a written report of assessment results suitable for educational / medical / psychological personnel's purposes

€250

 

Adult Speech / Language / Communication Assessment:

*NOTE* the following price includes a written report of assessment results    

€150

 

Don't forget, if you attend(ed) Speech & Language Therapy through a public or private service, you may already have an up-to-date Speech & Language Therapy assessment report.

 

INTERVENTION / THERAPY OPTIONS FEES:

If intervention is indicated from assessment findings (or if you already have an up-to-date Speech & Language Therapy assessment report), parents/carers may wish to consider the following available options:

1. Therapy Sessions

Your child / loved one may not require weekly therapy. For example, very young children are often best attending for short sessions at two- and three- weekly intervals. Parents / carers will have specific goals to work on between therapy sessions.  In consultation with the Speech & Language Therapist, you choose the intensity and session length that best suits your family life.

 

 

2. Home / school programmes

Written home / school programmes designed to target specific speech / language goals identified on assessment. Price includes discussion with parent and/or teacher on how to carry out the individualised programme.

 

Written home / school programme: €100

 

3. Home / nursing home visits
 
Minimal additional cost - to cover fuel expenses. Cost varies with distance: price available on discussion with Speech & Language Therapist.
 
 
 
WORKSHOPS / TRAINING / ADVICE & INFORMATION EVENINGS:
Value-for-money, dynamic presentations with content specific to your audience's needs. For example, presentations to parents of pre-school children on (i) typical speech, language and communication development; (ii) the warning signs of speech / language / communication delay or disorder; (iii) practical techniques that parents can use to support their children's speech, language and communication development. Excellent quotations available; please contact ACHIEVE.