National 360 2024 School Readiness Group Therapy

Our School Readiness holiday program is offered at the following National 360 clinic locations:

Dandenong: Unit 2/ 80 Monash Drive, Dandenong South VIC 3175

Bundoora: 8B/ 9 Ormond Boulevard, Bundoora VIC 3083

Session Times

See below for the School Readiness Program Timetable. 

Your child may attend one class or all 9 classes across the two week timetable. 

Monday

January 15
9 – 11am
On the Farm 

January 22
9 – 11am
On the Farm

Tuesday

January 16
9 – 11am
A Day at the Beach

January 23
9 – 11am
A Day at the Beach

Wednesday

January 17
9 – 11am
Messy Play Day

January 24
9 – 11am
More Messy Play Day

Thursday

January 18
9 – 11am
At the Circus

January 25
9 – 11am
At the Circus

Friday

January 19 
9 – 11am
Build it Up

Public Holiday
No classes

Rates:

Group therapy rates: $290.99 per session (2hours)

Select which days you would like to attend:  

Attend 1 day  

$290.99 

Attend any 3 days  

$872.97 

Attend any 5 days 

$1454.95 

Attend all 9 days 

$2618.91 

Our charges include session planning, session resources, set-up & pack up time, session documentation and an end of group report. 
 

Groups require a minimum of 3 participants. 

Sign up closes 22/12/23. 

An opt-out policy applies if you you cancel within two weeks of the program date as per NDIS Pricing Arrangements and Price Limits.

Group Therapy Goals 

Social Skills
  • Turn taking, waiting, following social scripts/rules
  • Initiating play, engagement in play
  • Social communication
Emotional Regulation
  •  Identifying and understanding emotions in self and others
  • Developing self-regulation strategies
  • Introduction to Zones of Regulation curriculum
Sensory Regulation
  • Opportunities for heavy work
  • Movement and body awareness
  • Yoga
  • Following directions
  • Spatial awareness
School Readiness
  • Hand strength
  • Hand skills (writing, scissor skills, pencil grip, fine motor, motor planning) 
  • Task engagement and participation
  • Social communication
  • Following directions
  • Asking questions/for help
  • Opening/closing containers (lunch boxes)
  • Independent eating skills

Group Therapy Themes

Monday

On the Farm

Learn about all the different farm animals through crafts and play.

Tuesday

A Day at the Beach

Explore fun summer activities such as water play, shell painting, sand sculpting and more.

Wednesday

Messy Play Day

Explore fun, messy and creative ways to learn with rainbow rice, slime, painting and more!

Thursday

At the Circus

Learn about different circus acts, animals and foods through music, stories and visual art activities.

Friday

Build it Up

Work with your hands to build wonderful structures, solve problems and construct miniature worlds.

Group Sizes

1 therapist – Maximum group size 3

2 therapists – Maximum group size 6

Who can join our group therapy?

Our group programs are available to both existing and new clients.  

All new clients of National 360, are required to complete a triage assessment with one of our
therapists prior to attending group sessions. 

The assessment takes 1 hour to complete and the cost is $193.99

Making a Booking

  1. Contact customer service on 1300 340 440 to make a booking, or complete our online form below.
  2. If you are a new client, you will be required to complete a triage assessment. 
  3. To secure a booking, you will be required to sign a service agreement that has your booking details and program cost. 
  4. 48 hours’ notice is required for program cancellations as per our cancellation policy.