OT Services and Support

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At Play & Learn Occupational Therapy, we bring our services to your child's everyday spaces – at home, in school, and in the community. Our play-based approach makes learning fun and natural, fostering joy and curiosity. We tailor our sessions to fit your child's unique needs and work closely with you and educators to create a supportive environment. Serving families in the western suburbs of Adelaide, we are dedicated to helping your child succeed and thrive.

Frequently Asked Questions

○ $193.99 per hour for direct (in-person) support including therapy sessions, phone consultations and meetings (in line with NDIS pricing)
○ $193.99 per hour for non-direct support eg report writing, resource development and team liaison
○ travel is billed in 6-minute (0.1 hour) increments, based on your therapist's location

○ NDIS - self or plan managed funding
○ Medicare - we can offer services through Chronic Disease Management and Helping Children with Autism plans.
                   - we have limited availability to offer support through Mental Health Care Plans - please contact us first if you wish to use this plan
○ Private Health - check with your insurer for rebates and billing codes

○ Direct from parents
○ Via GP/Paediatrician with Medicare plan (with parent consent)
○ Via educators (with parent consent)

○ 60-minute sessions are booked, of which 50-minutes is direct support, tailored to your child's individual goals and needs, with 10 minutes allocated as non-direct time for planning and preparation and session summary
○ Initial visit or phone consultation with parent if sessions will be held without parent there (eg at school)

○ Session summaries are sent after the session to parents, and any other parties on parent consent
○ Quarterly home visit or phone call (during school holidays) to touch base with parents, and to check in on goals and any changes

○ Western suburbs of Adelaide - our general area is from Outer Harbor to Brighton, and east to Woodville area

○ Our immediate availability fluctuates; however we are frequently at full capacity.
○ We would encourage interested families to make a referral enquiry and have child on our waiting list, but also seek out other potential services as well