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Before a full assessment is undertaken, the therapist undertakes a one-hour initial consultation with parents/carers to gather information about the child and to recommend whether or not a full assessment is appropriate.
All clinicians involved have extensive experience working with people with social communication difficulties.
Full assessment, should it be carried out, is likely to entail a combination of the following, depending on the specific needs and presentation of the child:
The assessment is carried out as part of a multidisciplinary team, joint with a psychologist, and detailed information is also gathered from the child’s school.
Additional assessments may be needed depending on the presenting needs and/or in order to guide appropriate support and intervention.
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The cost of the initial one-hour consultation is £150 regardless of whether a full assessment is then carried out.
The cost of the full assessment is a further £1,350, in addition to the £150 fee for the initial consultation.
We offer an open referral system and referrals can be made by anyone, including parents, carers and professionals.
Referrals can be received by telephone, in writing or by email. In the case of voice disorders/difficulties, we are unable to see patients until a consultation with an Ear Nose and Throat specialist has been sought.