Therapy and Training

Initial assessment

Approximately 1.5 hours  $175 plus travel and G.S.T.
Travel will be quoted when an appointment is made. Home visits take place in Wellington, Porirua, Upper Hutt and all areas in between. Maximum travel costs is $55.

Clinic sessions

Approximately 50mins $115 plus G.S.T. Price includes follow up phone call to discuss session.

These can take place in clinic or at your home.

If you are bringing along another child (non feeding issues) an extra $10 will be charged.

Online consultation

Approximately 1 hour plus 30mins to assess videos.  $170 for initial session + GST

Approximately 45mins plus 15mins to assess videos.  $115 for session +GST

Go To Meeting / Skype / Facetime / Zoom can be used. Videos are requested the week prior to the appointment

Snack Chat

Approximately 30mins $75 plus GST
Ideal for developing skills at home. This takes the therapy online and a step closer to your child generalising their new skills.

Report writing

If you require a report, there is a charge of $100 plus G.S.T. per hour or part there of, (e.g. half an hour = $50 plus G.S.T.) A estimated time can be given prior to writing.

Training.

Free 30 minute presentation for your GP and team.

Covers basic feeding theory, red flags and steps to move forward.

Presentations and workshops.

 Looking for an informative , evidence based and practical presentation for your AGM, professional development event or conference? Tailor made presentations to suit you needs.  Contact for more details
Food explorer program

Classroom based interactive activities program for the 5- 7 yrs and 8-10 yrs teaching strategies in how to explore food and create a more positive relationship with food. Contact for more details.

Lunchbox Lessons.
2 hour workshop

Are children at your centre struggling to eat a range of food?
Is beige the favoured colour of food?
Is "healthy" vs "unhealthy" foods a conversation that is dominating snack and lunch times?

In person course covering; techniques to reduce the risk of choking, basic feeding theory, sensory and oral motor development, language to use around food, and ways to increase a greater range being accepted and enjoyed.

Special price of $250 plus GST for a day or evening workshop for 8 attendees. Additional $20 per head up to a maximum of 20 attendees total. Travel is charged north of Wellington CBD. Feel free to combine with other centres to make up numbers.

Cancelations

If cancelled on the day a fee up to the full invoice cost can be charged
If cancelled the day before a fee up to 50% of invoice cost can be charged
If the therapist attends for a home visit and no-one is home, full price including travel will be charged.

If a block of therapy is booked and the family cancel the block within a week of it starting, one week of costs can be charged.

I understand illness occurs and would appreciate as much notice as possible if the session may be or is going to be cancelled. If your child has a stomach upset (vomiting or diarrhoea) within 48 hours of the feeding session you must cancel. Please call your therapist if you are in any doubt.