My 6-Figure Formula for just $0.99!

Today’s the day! It’s  the launch of my new book, “Building a 6-Figure Private Practice: The Magic Formula for  Psychotherapists”. I’m thrilled about this because it’s been a “project” for four years, and it’s finally coming to fruition! To purchase the book, click here. The Psychotherapy Six-Figure Formula If you are struggling to build your…

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Give Yourself Permission

I know many of us say this to our clients, but I’m encouraging us to take a bit of our own advice: Give Yourself Permission. Give yourself permission to take your practice to the next level. Give yourself permission to start that practice you’ve been dreaming of. Give yourself permission to create a whole new…

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Turning Your Passion into Your Practice

Ever wonder if you are on the right path in your life? Well, when you are on the right path, life just comes together for us. And when you’re off the path, well, I think we all know what that’s like. Gina Bender, founder of the Reinvention Studio, specializes in helping women find their divine…

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The Purchase-Driven Client

How does a client find you online? Well, let me start by telling you how clients USED to find you (and me) online. They used to go to Google and type in a search something like this: “Marriage Counselor Boca Raton” or “Psychologist Chicago”. Clients would then click on the first name in the list.…

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Can You Be Successful without a PhD?

I know many of you question whether you need to get a PhD to be successful in your private practice. Well, it usually depends on what your goals are. Here’s an excellent article discussing the options and how to make the decision. https://www.apa.org/action/science/clinical/education-training From my own personal experience, and from the therapists I’ve worked to…

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Blast off!

When I first got started in my practice 9 years ago, I struggled. I struggled to make ends meet. I struggled to find clients. I struggled to get the fees I wanted to get. I struggled to build a consistent base of referrals. I felt as though I was failing miserably. So much so that…

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You Can’t Get Clients You Can’t Find: Reachability

If you’re struggling to attract more clients to your practice and you can’t understand why, you may be missing a key element in the marketing formula: reachability. In this video, I’ll explain the concept of reachability and show you how applying it can fill your psychotherapy practice. If you’re trying to find a more “reachable”…

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Psychotherapy Secrets Revealed

Do you ever find yourself frustrated by a client who pushes you to give specific advice to a problem? Psychotherapy Secrets Revealed. Gotten uncomfortable with discussing the nature of the client’s problem? Worked with a client who always wants to know “why”, even when you have no idea? How about those clients who are frustrated…

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Psychotherapist-Patient Privilege

 I’m thrilled to bring you a guest blog post from Leisa Wintz, a friend of mine who is a therapist AND attorney. This gives her a rare insight into the needs of psychotherapists and how they can protect themselves from legal difficulty. DO YOU HAVE TO TESTIFY? IS THERE A PRIVILEGE? HAS IT BEEN WAIVED?…

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Taking a Flight Lesson from the Blue Angels

We can put this same power of mental preparation to work for us. Prior to conducting a phone consultation with a potential new client, I spent a few moments and go through exactly how I want the conversation to go. I rehearse what I will say, I rehearse what the client might say, and I envision us building a positive rapport during this call. I always end this visualization with the client scheduling an appointment.

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