A medical referral is NOT required to access services.
Free Telephone Consult – £0
A free 15 minute telephone consult with a Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist can be accessed to discuss your child’s needs and the services available.
Initial Assessment (Speech and Mealtimes) – £150
This includes a case history, assessment, an assessment summary with recommended targets and discussion of the results delivered by a Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist. This is used to give an overview of initial targets as dynamic assessment is used throughout all interventions to ensure treatment is on track. If further more complex or formal assessment is required this will be discussed and agreed following this screen.
Initial Assessment (Selective Mutism) – charged at therapy rate per session
This can include a specialist Selective Mutism specific case history, information gathering from school, assessment, an assessment summary with reccomended targets and discussion of the results. This will usually span 3-4 sessions but includes provision of intervention strategies and information as part of the assessment process.
Teletherapy Therapy Sessions – £75
Sessions provided by a Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist are delivered via online platforms (usually Zoom). These are 60 minutes and include note writing and provision of generalised resources*. A parent/adult should be present for all sessions unless otherwise agreed.
Home Visit Therapy Sessions – £90 (includes travel*)
Sessions provided by a Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist are delivered in home, at nursery/school or other community centre and this cost is inclusive of travel. Sessions are 60 minutes and include note writing and provision of generalised resources**. A parent/adult should be present for all sessions unless otherwise agreed.
*Additional travel charges only apply if outside of boundaries in the Stockport area.
Home Programme – prices on request
This includes prescription of an individualised programme and resources in conjunction with a 45 minute therapy session for demonstration and discussion of how to use the resource. Assessment would precede a home programme to support planning and delivery.
Schools and Nurseries – prices on request
Assessment and therapy for individuals and/or groups provided by a Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist are available at competitive rates for full and half day packages.
Additional Activities – £75 per hour
Attendance at meetings, formal report writing, travel outside of boundaries and liaison with other professionals are all available on request at the usual hourly rate.
Clinical Supervision – £85 per hour
Clinical supervision sessions for qualified Speech and Language Therapists from a Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist with post graduate training in Paediatric Dysphagia and Mealtime Management and a Masters degree in Business Administration. Sessions are 1 hour in length and delivered via telecommunication unless otherwise arranged. Offer includes (but is not limited to) supports for set up and identification of learning and development goals inline with RCSLT CPD guidelines, coaching and mentoring to achieve set goals, support for RCSLT Dysphagia Management competencies and business/service development.
Training – price on request
Bespoke training packages are available on request for educational and/or childcare settings. These can be tailored to the needs of the individual and setting as required.
**Highly individualised resources may be subject to additional charges.