You may be able claim Medicare rebates to help cover the cost of therapy services. The therapists at The LEAP Centre are registered to provide occupational therapy and speech pathology services through 3 Medicare items:
- Chronic Medical Conditions and Complex Care Needs.
- Assessment for children under Helping Children with Autism.
- Treatment for children under Helping Children With Autism.
You will need a referral from your GP for the Chronic Medical and Complex Care Needs rebate or a referral from your paediatrician for the Helping Children with Autism rebates.