Posts in category blogging

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 […]

6 Blogging Tools that Make Blogging Faster and Easier

6 Blogging Tools that Make Blogging Faster and Easier

  My colleagues and the students in my blogging class frequently complain that blogging takes a lot of time. Naturally, if blogging is a time-consuming or difficult process for you, you’re likely to procrastinate or not do it at all. Yes, it can take a good chunk of time to put together a well thought […]

13 Ways to Repurpose Blog Posts

How to Repurpose your Blog Posts

One of the biggest complaints about blogging that I hear is that it’s so time-consuming. I get it. With everything else you’re doing to run your psychotherapy practice, it’s challenging to find time to blog consistently. This is definitely a situation where you want to “work smarter, not harder”. Repurposing or reusing your blog content […]

5 Tips to Reduce Blogging Overwhelm

5 Tips to Reduce Blogging Overwhelm

Sometimes blogging feels overwhelming Is blogging overwhelming? Does the idea of writing a blog stress you out? If so, you’re not alone! My colleagues often tell me they love the idea of blogging consistently, but the reality of it is a bit overwhelming. Either they don’t know where to start or they get off to […]

14 Benefits of Blogging for Therapists and Coaches

14 Reasons Every Therapist Should Blog

  Have you thought about starting a blog? Or maybe you started a blog but found it was a lot of work. Blogging can be challenging, but it does pay off in more ways than you might imagine! Blogging is a powerful marketing tool, creative outlet, and wonderful way to share your gifts with the […]

How Guest Blogging Can Help or Hurt Your Business

How Guest Blogging Can Help or Hurt Your Business

What is guest blogging? Guest blogging is writing a blog post for publication on a blog or website other than your own.   What is the purpose of guest blogging? Guest blogging can be an effective way to build credibility and share your writing with a larger or different audience. It also brings new traffic […]

What to Do If Your Blog Post is Stolen

What to Do If Your Blog Post is Stolen. Content scraping, copyright infringement and plagiarism are illegal!

  Have you had your website copy or a blog post stolen? The more I write, the more often I find my blog posts copied and pasted onto other websites without my permission.  And sadly, this has happened to a lot of other writers I know.  Even if you’ve been fortunate to not encounter this […]

6 Mistakes That Are Ruining Your Blog (and How to Fix Them)

6 Blogging Mistakes and How to Fix Them

Are you making any of these common blogging mistakes?   Blogging is a skill that takes practice. You may be an excellent therapist, but you probably didn’t learn anything about blogging in graduate school. Over the years, I’ve made a lot of blogging mistakes and I’d love to show you how to avoid them!   […]