Costs & Funding

Session Costs:

  • Initial Assessment fee:  $50.00.
  • 1 hour session:  $70.00
  • 45 minute session: $60.00


Funding information:

Clients may be eligible for funding from the sources/organizations listed below.  Client’s/families may apply to these organization and fill out a form to request funding.


The Autism Funding Unit (AFU):  Music therapy services can be covered as part of an individual’s AFU funding between the ages of 6 and 19 years old.  To do this, send a request to pay form to the AFU and register your music therapist as a service provider for music therapy.  Your music therapist will then invoice the Autism Funding Unit for payments.


CKNW Orphan’s fund:  Music therapy can be funded for families with children in need.

Apply for funding here:


Other possible sources: Worksafe BC, Adoption Services BC, and ICBC.


Tax deduction: The cost of music therapy for someone with a mental or physical impairment can be claimed on their/their family’s tax return.