FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

DO I NEED A REFERRAL?

  • No just call or email me- you can self refer.

  • Or you can book online

ARE TIP OF THE TONGUE SERVICES COVERED UNDER INSURANCE PLANS?

  • Yes- most private insurance plans provide some coverage for speech language pathology services. 

  • Please call your benefit provider to determine your coverage.

  • Speech language pathology services are also deemed a tax deductible expense on income tax.

WHAT ARE THE RATES FOR TIP OF THE TONGUE SERVICES?

Assessment:

  • Orofacial Myofunctional Assessment (oral rest posture and tongue thrust swallow): $200

  • Lactation support:

    • Initial assessment: $200 (approx 1.5-2 hours) in clinic or $250 in home  *extra fee will apply for travel outside of Red Deer

    • Additional follow up appointments: $130/hour

Therapy:

  • Comprehensive Myofunctional Therapy Program: Approximately $1500 (18 sessions over approximately 1 year period)

  • Individual therapy sessions $130/hour 

Education:

  • Breastfeeding Preparation, Education and Empowerment Individual Session and/or Group class

  • Infant Feeding, Speech and Oral Development Education Individual Session and/or Group class 

Written Reports:

  • Charged at $130/hour

Can't find the answers you are looking for?  Get in touch:

p] 403.391.1413 

e] karrie.tipofthetongue@gmail.com

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