Eligibility

The following criteria need to be considered when making a referral:

  • The child must have a significant primary language disability in one or more language areas.
  • The child needs to demonstrate evidence of non-verbal learning potential within the average or above average range as measured by standardised cognitive assessment.
  • The child needs to demonstrate sound adaptive behaviour skills, substantiated by observed descriptive evidence of the child’s behaviour in the current educational placement/home.