The therapists at Child Sense Occupational Therapy are registered with Medicare Australia. Eligible families might be able to claim some reimbursement for up to 5 occupational therapy sessions under the Enhanced Primary Care Plan.

Some children might also qualify for ‘Focussed Psychological Services’ (FPS) programme. Under this scheme you may be eligible to claim up to 10 occupational therapy sessions per calendar year.

For both these plans please chat to your GP to assess your child’s suitability. You can also access further information on both these plans through the Medicare website.

Paediatrician Plan

If your paediatrician has concerns about your child’s social development or your child has an Autism Spectrum Disorder your paediatrician may set up a 135 plan which may reimburse you under Medicare for 4 sessions under an assessment process or 20 sessions for intervention.