Posts in category Private Practice

Summer in Private Practice

Summer in Private Practice. What to expect as a therapist in private practice. Is there a summer slow down or summer slump?

  It’s hard to believe it’s June already and summer is upon us (at least for those of us in the Northern Hemisphere). As we move into summer I wanted to share some my thoughts about summer in private practice with you. How does your business or workload change during the summer? Do things tend […]

3 Tips for Effectively Marketing Your Psychotherapy Practice

3 Tips for Effectively Marketing Your Psychotherapy Practice

  Most psychotherapists find they need to use a variety of marketing strategies to build a profitable psychotherapy practice and attract clients. The good news is we have lots of options when it comes to marketing our private practices!   Marketing your psychotherapy practice might include: Paid directories like Psychology Today or Good Therapy Creating […]

Coping with a Personal Crisis While Running a Private Practice

Coping with a Personal Crisis While Running a Private Practice

  Hello, Wonderful Readers and Fellow Mental Health Professionals!   This blog post is about coping with a personal crisis while running a private practice — something I’m sure many of you can relate to.   I’ve had some big struggles in my personal life lately, which has left me low on motivation. I’m great […]

Don’t Wait for January: Setting September Resolutions & Goals

Don’t Wait for January: Setting September Resolutions & Goals

This post contains an affiliate link.   September resolutions? January is typically the time of year that we make resolutions, set goals, and try to overhaul our bad habits. But the Back-to-School season — August and September — can also feel like a fresh start and opportunity to make changes.   Gretchen Rubin talks about […]

Summer Self-Care for Social Workers and Therapists in Private Practice

Summer Self-Care for Social Workers and Therapists in Private Practice

  Prioritize self-care this summer! Summer seems to be flying by. Sadly, the Back to School gear is already on the shelves at my local Target store! But, there’s still plenty of time to enjoy summer. It’s the perfect time to put your needs first and schedule some summer self-care.   The summer slow down […]

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 […]

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!   […]

Why You Need to Promote Your Blog Posts on Social Media

How to Use Social Media to Promote Your Blog

  You spent an hour or two or three writing a killer blog post. You included great insights garnered from years of training and clinical experience. You got up the courage and hit the publish button. And …. silence. Maybe your Mom and your hubby and a handful of your therapist friends read your post. […]