Fees and Rebates

At Youthrive, we aim to provide a high quality and friendly service to help children and young people develop and achieve their goals. Our dedicated team of experienced allied health professionals are committed to providing the highest level of service to families. For any questions about the pricing listed below, please don’t hesitate to contact the Youthrive team. We are here to help!

Fee Schedule

Youthrive is a fee paying service, however some Medicare and private health insurance rebates may be available. Prices indicated below may alter upon your child’s individual needs and some funding streams incur different charges. Please confirm charges when you book. Click here for NDIS pricing.

Youthrive requires payment on the day of service. Any invoice not paid on the day of service will incur an additional fee of $4.00.

Cancellation fees apply for non-attendance no-show and short-notice cancellations within 2 days of the scheduled appointment.

Read our Cancellation Policy here.

Initial Consultations
Psychologist $255
Provisional Psychologist $210
Occupational Therapist $260 - $360
Speech Pathologist $260 - $360
Dietitian $203

*Initial consultations vary upon your child’s individual needs. Initial consultations range from 1 to 1.5 hours. Generally, initial psychology appointments are parent only consults. Children typically attend initial dietetic, speech pathology and occupational therapy consultations. Please check if your child is required to attend at the time of booking.

Please note, where a specific assessment is required to be completed this will incur a separate cost and will need to be completed in follow up sessions. Please ask about our fees for assessments.

Ongoing Appointments (standard sessions) Therapy session - 50 minutes + 10 minutes non-face-to-face* Therapy session - 35 mins + 10 minutes non-face-to-face* Therapy session – 20 mins + 10 minutes non-face-to-face*
Psychologist $235 $185 $130
Provisional Psychologist $185 $145 $102
Occupational Therapist $212 $167 $117
Speech Pathologist $212 $167 $117
Dietitian $203 $160 $112

*Non-face-to-face services are supports provided to clients/families outside of their direct therapy appointment. Examples of this at Youthrive include the clinician’s time preparing for your appointment such as reviewing documentation, identifying appropriate therapy activities to engage in to achieve you/your child’s goals, setting up and packing down the therapy space, reflection and documentation following the session.

Home/school/centre visits are charged at the rates above the session and travel time plus a non-labour cost of $0.99 per kilometre of travel. Letters/reports/resource development are charged at the rates above.

Rebates and Funding Programs

Although you do not require a referral to see a Psychologist, Dietitian, Occupational Therapist and/or Speech Pathologist at Youthrive, if you have a referral from your GP, Pediatrician or Psychiatrist, you may be able to receive a rebate for our service. We encourage families to speak with their GP and nominated health fund to find out whether they are eligible for any of the rebates listed below. Please note that these rebates are subject to change without notice.

*No Medicare or private health rebates are available for services provided by a provisional psychologist.

Better Access to Mental Health - Medicare
Chronic Disease & Complex Needs Initiative (Formerly known as Enhanced Primary Care Plan)
Helping Children with Autism (HCWA) - Medicare
Follow Up Allied Health Services for People of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Descent Medicare
Better Start for Children with Disability - Medicare