Posts by Sharon Martin

Announcing The CBT Workbook for Perfectionism

Announcing The CBT Workbook for Perfectionism

  I’m thrilled to announce that my book The CBT Workbook for Perfectionism: Evidence-Based Skills to Help You Let Go of Self-Criticism, Build Self-Esteem, and Find Balance, was published by New Harbinger Publications on January 2, 2019.   If you’d like to read a little about the writing and publishing process, I explain a bit […]

Writing and Publishing a Book: A Guide for Therapists

Writing and publishing your book: A guide for therapists

  I’m excited to announce that my new book, The CBT Workbook for Perfectionism: Evidence-Based Skills to Help You Let Go of Self-Criticism, Build Self-Esteem, and Find Balance,  has just been published by New Harbinger Publications! The writing and publishing process From start to finish, the process of writing and publishing my book took about […]

Holiday Self-care for Social Workers and Therapists

Holiday Self-Care for Social Workers and Therapists

  You’ve worked hard all year and now it’s time to kick back and relax – as soon as you’ve finished replying to another dozen emails, the backlog of case notes you need to write, your Christmas shopping, wrapping, baking, holiday cards, and on and on. The holidays can be exhausting! Social workers have big […]

My Favorite Facebook Groups for Therapists and Social Workers

My Favorite Facebook Groups for Therapists and Social Workers

  Facebook groups are an easy way to network and build professional relationships, find resources and referrals, and get answers to various questions about working as a social worker or therapist. And if you use Facebook on a regular basis, you’ve probably already experienced some of these benefits.   There are a lot, probably thousands, […]

5 Tips for Writing Web Copy for your Therapy Website

5 Tips for Writing Web Copy for your Therapy Website

Marketing your Therapy Practice Your website is one of your most important marketing tools! Most people start looking for a therapist with an internet search, hoping to find a therapist’s website that they can relate to. Even when a potential client is referred to you by a trusted friend or physician, they probably still want […]

Blogging Stumbling Blocks: Overcoming Comparison, Criticism, Perfectionism

Blogging Stumbling Blocks: Overcoming Comparison, Criticism, and Perfectionism #blogging #perfectionism #marketing #criticism #confidence

  Blogging is one of the most effective ways to market your counseling practice or coaching services and share your expertise and training with others. But many therapists don’t blog consistently. It’s not because blogging is so complicated. It’s because we don’t feel confident. We worry that we’re not very good at it or that […]

Protecting Our Emotional Energy: Tips for Helping Professionals

Protecting Our Emotional Energy: Tips for Helping Professionals #boundaries #burnout #hsp #therapist #psychologist #socialworker #selfcare

  Being affected by our clients is a good thing. We’re human, and a lot of what we witness with clients is pretty affecting stuff. Our clients have an impact on us – from the more immediate of how we feel after a session to bigger impacts like how we see the world, and what […]

How Psychotherapists Can Get Free Publicity and Media Exposure

How Psychotherapists Can Get Free Publicity and Media Exposure

  Have you ever noticed that some people get their name in the spotlight over and over again?   You know, those experts in your industry who have a to-die-for section of shiny “As Featured In” logos on their website and are constantly getting featured in the media.   What’s their trick for getting publicity […]