Rates and Coverage

Private occupational therapy services are not funded by MSI. You may have coverage through personal or work insurance for assessment and/or treatment sessions or part thereof. We do not require a doctor’s referral, but you may need one in order to access insurance funding.

The following sources typically cover occupational therapy services:

  • Extended health care benefits
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Auto insurance plans
  • Long-term disability benefits
  • Veterans Affairs Canada
  • Department of Health, Community Services
  • Department of National Defence
  • Employers

We aim to provide cost effective services for our clients. Our rates are as follows:

General occupational therapy assessment, consultation, and treatment 126.00/hr
Medical legal assessment and consultation 176.00/hr
Specialized assessments and treatment: e.g. functional cognition, job demands analysis, PGAP, etc. 130.00/hr


Cornerstone requires at least 24 hours notice for cancellations. Clients may be charged if we do not receive appropriate notice:
1 hour fee when less than 24 hours
1 hour, plus travel time if client not at home for scheduled home visit.

Please contact our office directly to discuss your specific needs, funding options, or to obtain a free estimate for services required.


Box 209
103-287 Lacewood Drive
Halifax, NS B3M 3Y9