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...
How many referral sources do you need?

How many referral sources do you need?

One of the things therapists and counselors new to private practice want to know, is “how many referral sources do I need to have to fill my practice?” People are often under the impression they need to be knocking on doors endlessly, cold-calling, passing out...