It is our goal at Sound Starts to provide you with outstanding services, support, and communication regarding your family’s needs. We provide an environment that is encouraging, well-informed, enjoyable, and sincere. We want you to be an integral and active participant in your child’s therapy and/or lessons, and we want learn how to provide an environment for your child and family that will support his/her development. We also want you to be involved in establishing goals, treatment planning, home exercises, and discharge planning. Our intention is to move towards a level of independence within everyone’s abilities.
Included in our paperwork you will find: o family/patient information sheet o financial agreement/attendance policy o consent to treat/medical release/permission for exchange of info o permission to leave site o audiovisual, photograph, & observation release o HIPAA policy
Please read all forms thoroughly so that you are informed about the agreements you are signing, and ask any questions to better help us serve you and your family.
Additionally, some other pieces of information are requested: o Most recent OT/ST/PT/IEP/Psychological evaluations within the past year
If filing insurance: o Copy of driver’s license o Copy of the front and back of your insurance card o Current prescription from PCP – Must state MT services 1x a week, for 12 months for specific diagnoses (We will assist in obtaining this)
Please note that these items MUST be received prior to your child’s initial session.We look forward to working with your family.
Mary Altom, MT-BCOwner, Sound Starts Music Therapy