Energetic Cleansing in Private Practice

Energetic Cleansing in Private Practice

What do you do when you finish a day of clients and just feel “icky”? Whether we’re consciously aware of it or not, we are all susceptible to picking up on the energy of other people.  One of my teachers in Somatic Experiencing says we know that we...
Is Private Practice Right for You?

Is Private Practice Right for You?

Is Private Practice Right for me? Whether you’re still in the dreaming stages of building your private practice, or several years into the running of it, at some point, you’ve probably asked yourself, “Is Private Practice right for me?” If you’re still in the dreaming...
When to Hire Someone to Help Run Your Practice

When to Hire Someone to Help Run Your Practice

Many therapists I know run their entire private practice on their own – from marketing and administration to blogs and managing their finances. Others, from day one, hire a receptionist, a blog writer, and someone to do their marketing.  How do you know when you...
Preparing for the Christmas Holidays

Preparing for the Christmas Holidays

Do you take holidays in your private practice?  I know some therapists who only take Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day off in an effort to make themselves available to their clients over the holidays and to continue to generate income during...
Planning for the Unexpected

Planning for the Unexpected

As an entrepreneur, most of us have dreamed of flexibility in our schedules and time off when we want it. The reality is that handling our own vacation time and sick leave can be stressful.  It’s easy to idealize six weeks of vacation or leaves of absence without...
Should you create an online course?

Should you create an online course?

Online courses are extremely popular these days. I hear from a lot of therapists that they’re either thinking about creating an online course, or that it’s part of their plan in the next few years. If you’re considering creating an online course, there are a number of...