“Enter into your child's play and you will find the place where their mind, heart, and spirit meet.”

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Funding

Mental health

therakids appreciates how difficult it can be to navigate through these different funding programs. Please contact Jessie to chat about your eligibility for funding and therakids fee structure.
The following funding programs are supported by therakids.

Enhanced Primary Care Plan

This funding can be accessed by visiting your local GP. Under this program you can access up to 5 sessions of individual therapy per calendar year at a reduced cost.

 

 Your child may be eligible for this program if:

  •  They have a condition that is likely to continue for 6 months or more

  •  There are 2 health professionals involved in providing support/services

Better Access to Mental Health Services

   

This funding can be accessed by visiting your local GP, Paediatrician or Psychiatrist. Under this program you can access up to 10 sessions of individual or group therapy per calendar year at a reduced cost.

 

Your child may be eligible for this program if:

  • They have a specific mental disorder such as anxiety, depression, conduct (behaviour) problems, ADHD, sleep problems, or other disorders listed in the 'more information' section 

Helping Children with Autism (Medicare)

This funding can be accessed by visiting your Paediatrician or Psychiatrist. Under this program you can access up to 4 assessment sessions before your child turns 13, and 20 treatment sessions before your child turns 15, at a reduced cost. This program can only be accessed once in your child's lifetime.

 

Your child may be eligible for this program if:

  • Your child is undergoing assessment for Autism or Pervasive

       Developmental Disorder (PDD)

National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

Jessie is a registered NDIS provider 

Private Health Insurance

therakids allows you to claim through your private health insurance. Your eligibility for a rebate will depend on your specific extras coverage. Please contact your private health insurance company to find out more information regarding your options. 

We provide services in the following locations:

Huonville, Hobart, Geeveston, Longley, Cradoc, Cygnet, Franklin, Ranelagh, Port Huon, Judbury, Mountain River, Huon Valley, Kingborough, Ferntree, Kingston, Blackmans Bay, Tinderbox, Kettering, Snug, Electrona, Howden, Margate, Sandfly