Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Who Should I be making an appointment with?
My doctor has recommended Dr Anne Chalfant for Psychology services– can I book ongoing sessions with her?
Do I need to see a doctor/obtain a referral before making an appointment at your Centre?
Who attends the first appointment?
What do I tell my child about their first appointment?
What do I need to do to prepare for my first appointment?
What do I bring to my first appointment?
Will I be charged a cancellation fee if we cannot attend an appointment?
How many support sessions will we need to properly address our concern?
Do both parents need to attend all sessions at the Centre?
I need a formal diagnosis and letter from someone to access support/extension services for my child at school. Can you help with this?
I have an opinion from another Doctor/clinician and I'm not sure I agree with it. Can you provide a second opinion?
Can Early Intervention support for ASD change my child's diagnosis?
How on earth can I find the recommended minimum of 20 hours for therapy in my week?!