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is the only way the insurance company will accept a claim for therapy is if i have the official dx? im thinking yes

autism dx

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Asked by momoftwokids547 at 8:08 PM on Jul. 24, 2010 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • Yes - and even then a lot of insurance companies will not cover therapy for autism. You will have to check with your individual insurance company and see if they will cover it.

    Answer by missanc at 8:12 PM on Jul. 24, 2010

  • My insurance doesn't cover therapy even with a DX . But yes they will want to know WHY the therapy is being asked for. Then they might approve only a certain number of sessions.

    Answer by 2autisticsmom at 8:12 PM on Jul. 24, 2010

  • It depends on what kind of insurance you have. Most will want a officical dx.

    Answer by Decker at 8:12 PM on Jul. 24, 2010

  • thats what i figured... i've been checking around to see if i could get him into some type of program while i go throu the process of getting the dx, but everything is so expensive so the only help he is getting is what he gets at school and thats not much

    Comment by momoftwokids547 (original poster) at 8:17 PM on Jul. 24, 2010

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