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Come check it out as Dr. Jeremy Sharp covers everything you need to know to start or grow psychological assessment services in your private practice. We talk about finances, marketing, time management, self-care, technology, and life as a mental health practitioner. Jeremy chats with successful clinicians who share their experiences in testing and private practice to give you straightforward ideas for building thriving assessment services. Dr. Sharp is a Licensed Psychologist specializing in psychological and neuropsychological testing. Over the past seven years, he has grown the Colorado Center for Assessment & Counseling from a solo practice to a multi-clinician clinic with over 1000% revenue increase. http://www.thetestingpsychologist.com

Come check it out as Dr. Jeremy Sharp covers everything you need to know to start or grow psychological assessment services in your private practice. We talk about finances, marketing, time management, self-care, technology, and life as a mental health practitioner. Jeremy chats with successful clinicians who share their experiences in testing and private practice to give you straightforward ideas for building thriving assessment services. Dr. Sharp is a Licensed Psychologist specializing in psychological and neuropsychological testing. Over the past seven years, he has grown the Colorado Center for Assessment & Counseling from a solo practice to a multi-clinician clinic with over 1000% revenue increase. http://www.thetestingpsychologist.com
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Come check it out as Dr. Jeremy Sharp covers everything you need to know to start or grow psychological assessment services in your private practice. We talk about finances, marketing, time management, self-care, technology, and life as a mental health practitioner. Jeremy chats with successful clinicians who share their experiences in testing and private practice to give you straightforward ideas for building thriving assessment services. Dr. Sharp is a Licensed Psychologist specializing in psychological and neuropsychological testing. Over the past seven years, he has grown the Colorado Center for Assessment & Counseling from a solo practice to a multi-clinician clinic with over 1000% revenue increase. http://www.thetestingpsychologist.com

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970-420-7919


Episodes

TTP #73: Dr. Celine Saulnier – Research-Informed Autism Assessment

10/30/2018
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Dr. Celine Saulnier has been involved with cutting-edge autism research for over 20 years, with some of the biggest names in the field. She has now transitioned to private practice and consults with groups all over the country about autism and assessment. I should also mention that she’s a co-author for the Vineland! Here are just a few things we ... Read More The post TTP #73: Dr. Celine Saulnier – Research-Informed Autism Assessment appeared first on The Testing Psychologist.

Duration:01:01:33

TTP #72: Maureen Werrbach – Hiring, Growing, and Group Practices

10/22/2018
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So many of you have asked about growing your practice by hiring other folks. I know the testing side, but my good friend Maureen Werrbach knows to hire clinicians and run a practice like nobody else. She started solo several years ago and now has a 20+ clinician practice in Chicago that is just killing it on all fronts. In ... Read More The post TTP #72: Maureen Werrbach – Hiring, Growing, and Group Practices appeared first on The Testing Psychologist.

Duration:01:00:54

TTP #71: Dr. Steve Feifer – Learning Disorders Are Not Created Equal

10/15/2018
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Dr. Steve Feifer has done it all over the course of his career: clinical work, test development, training, presentations…you name it, he’s done it. We spent some time today talking about all of these roles and much more. Steve and I dive into so many things, like… How a regular psychologist becomes a test developer What are the differences in ... Read More The post TTP #71: Dr. Steve Feifer – Learning Disorders Are Not Created Equal appeared first on The Testing Psychologist.

Duration:01:15:37

TTP #70: Dr. Jenni Pacheco – RDoC: Research to Guide Diagnosis

10/8/2018
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How do we arrive at a certain diagnosis? What are the underlying molecular, neurological, and behavioral components of a given disorder? Well, Dr. Jenni Pacheco and her RDoC team at the NIH are working hard to answer these questions. Join us today as she talks all about RDoC and their highly nuanced, research-driven model of psychological functioning! Cool Things Mentioned ... Read More The post TTP #70: Dr. Jenni Pacheco – RDoC: Research to Guide Diagnosis appeared first on The Testing...

Duration:01:03:27

TTP #69: Dr. Joel Schwartz – Neurodiversity in Assessment

10/1/2018
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We all have different brains – this is a fact. Dr. Joel Schwartz talks with us today about why that’s important in assessment. He discusses the ins and outs of neurodiversity – what it is, how it comes up in testing, and why it matters so much to him personally. Little changes in language, a willingness to spend more time ... Read More The post TTP #69: Dr. Joel Schwartz – Neurodiversity in Assessment appeared first on The Testing Psychologist.

Duration:01:04:47

TTP #68: Dr. Alex Beaujean – What Are We Actually Measuring?

9/25/2018
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Dr. Alex Beaujean knows a LOT about measurement and test construction. He has carved out a niche within an already-small niche in psychology and generally shares his knowledge with us today. Warning: I ask a few dumb questions and we open up a couple cans of worms that aren’t going to be shut for a while. Topics we touch on ... Read More The post TTP #68: Dr. Alex Beaujean – What Are We Actually Measuring? appeared first on The Testing Psychologist.

Duration:01:21:44

TTP #67: Dr. Ed Martinelli – Testing In and Out of the University System

9/3/2018
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Ever wanted to provide evals for university students? Dr. Ed Martinelli has worked in both the university setting and in a private practice providing evals for university students for nearly 10 years. Today, he’s talking with us about both sides of the coin. Some topics we cover include: Differences between K-12 evals and university/college evals Functional impairment vs. medical diagnoses ... Read More The post TTP #67: Dr. Ed Martinelli – Testing In and Out of the University System...

Duration:01:07:53

TTP #66: Dr. Dan Miller – School Neuropsychology

8/24/2018
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What is school neuropsychology? Dan Miller is here to tell you. He also has many thoughts on current and historical identification of learning disorders. Oh, and he’s written some software to help make report writing more efficient for clinicians. We dive into all of these things and more – check it out! Cool Things Mentioned in This Episode Dan’s School ... Read More The post TTP #66: Dr. Dan Miller – School Neuropsychology appeared first on The Testing Psychologist.

Duration:01:22:11

TTP #65: What I Wish I Knew #5 – Testing is Expensive!

7/31/2018
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I’ve been in so many meetings with other practitioners who say something like, “Wow, you must be making bank doing testing! It’s so lucrative, right?” Not exactly. Insurance doesn’t pay more for testing than therapy in many cases, and we’ve talked all about how you can lose money in a testing practice. Today I’m talking specifically about overhead for testing ... Read More The post TTP #65: What I Wish I Knew #5 – Testing is Expensive! appeared first on The Testing Psychologist.

Duration:00:10:18

TTP #64: What I Wish I Knew #4 – Write Down Your Processes

7/26/2018
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Testing is such an awesome service area – we have specialized knowledge that is hard to come by in the mental health provider world. From interviewing to test battery design to interpretation and report writing, we bring a HUGE skill set to our craft. I learned the hard way that – surprise! – people can’t read your mind. So today ... Read More The post TTP #64: What I Wish I Knew #4 – Write Down Your Processes appeared first on The Testing Psychologist.

Duration:00:12:56

TTP #63: What I Wish I Knew #3 – Delegate Early

7/24/2018
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We got through grad school and started a private practice because we have a high drive for success and the ability to get things done. But these traits can be a double-edged sword! For me it led to doing way too much for way too long. So today’s episode is an ode to delegating. Cool Things Mentioned in This Episode ... Read More The post TTP #63: What I Wish I Knew #3 – Delegate Early appeared first on The Testing Psychologist.

Duration:00:12:26

TTP #62: What I Wish I Knew #2 – Billing Systems

7/19/2018
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Starting a practice is really exciting – especially when the money starts coming in 🙂 Whether you take insurance or work with private pay only, many of us experience a big shift in income when we start our practices and start generating business after the first few months. But with that comes the need for good billing systems – the ... Read More The post TTP #62: What I Wish I Knew #2 – Billing Systems appeared first on The Testing Psychologist.

Duration:00:11:55

TTP #61: What I Wish I Knew #1 – Be Careful With Insurance

7/17/2018
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When we’re first starting out, many of us are pulled to get on insurance panels in order to provide access to as many folks as possible. This is all well and good, but a little diligence on the front end can save thousands down the road. Today I’m talking about things to watch for when you’re getting on insurance panels. ... Read More The post TTP #61: What I Wish I Knew #1 – Be Careful With Insurance appeared first on The Testing Psychologist.

Duration:00:11:30

TTP #60: Summer Sprint Series #4 – Accounting!

7/12/2018
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Here we are: Summer Spring series #4 – all about accounting. Today’s bonus announcement: THE PAPERWORK PACKETS ARE AVAILABLE. I’ve gotten so many requests for these resources and have worked hard over the last several months to put these together, and now I’m excited to put all this together! There are three options: 1) the Clinical packet, 2) the Administrative ... Read More The post TTP #60: Summer Sprint Series #4 – Accounting! appeared first on The Testing Psychologist.

Duration:00:13:27

TTP #59: Summer Sprint Series #3 – Should You Hire Admin Staff?

7/10/2018
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Here we are at Summer Sprint series #3. Today’s bonus announcement: The Legacy Project – a mastermind group for male mental health professionals trying to find balance between work, family, relationships, money, and meaning. My colleague, John Clarke, and I are looking for 8 guys who want to grow together and create a community of accountability. Apply for the Legacy ... Read More The post TTP #59: Summer Sprint Series #3 – Should You Hire Admin Staff? appeared first on The Testing...

Duration:00:13:15

TTP #58: Summer Sprint Series #2 – Where to Find Good Hires

7/5/2018
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Welcome to episode number 2 of the Summer Sprint series! Today’s bonus announcement: you asked for paperwork – now you’ve got it! I’ve been working on several paperwork packets and will release them next week. You can choose from a Report Template packet, an Administrative Packet, and – by popular demand – a Psychometrist Training Packet! More info and a ... Read More The post TTP #58: Summer Sprint Series #2 – Where to Find Good Hires appeared first on The Testing Psychologist.

Duration:00:11:07

TTP #57: Summer Sprint Series #1 – Visioning and Business Planning

7/3/2018
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Welcome to the first episode in the Summer Spring series, where we’re talking quick tips on business planning, visioning, and growth for those who want to scale their practices. Each episode will have a few quick tips on a specific topic as well as a “bonus” announcement about upcoming Testing Psychologist events! Today’s topic is visioning: do you want to ... Read More The post TTP #57: Summer Sprint Series #1 – Visioning and Business Planning appeared first on The Testing Psychologist.

Duration:00:14:23

TTP #56: Summer Cleaning for Your Practice

6/4/2018
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Let’s talk about spring cleaning for your practice. Sure, it’s summer – but summer is when many of us have free time to actually step back and take stock of things (if you don’t have that free time, that’s tip number one – create time on your schedule to review your practice!). Today I’m talking about a few quick tips ... Read More The post TTP #56: Summer Cleaning for Your Practice appeared first on The Testing Psychologist.

Duration:00:16:19

TTP #55: Dr. Robin Peterson – All About Dyslexia Assessment

5/28/2018
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Dr. Robin Peterson has been researching dyslexia and other learning disorders since she was in graduate school. As a grad student, she worked closely with Bruce Pennington and co-authored many chapters in the second edition of his book (Diagnosing Learning Disorders, Second Edition), and she’s now an official co-author on the third edition coming out in January 2019. We covered ... Read More The post TTP #55: Dr. Robin Peterson – All About Dyslexia Assessment appeared first on The Testing...

Duration:01:11:58

TTP #54: Cecilia Briseno – Immigration Hardship Evaluations

5/21/2018
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I’m so fortunate to be talking with Cecilia Briseno today all about immigration and hardship evaluations. I actually knew very little about these evaluations, so this was an illuminating experience for me. It was also just so touching to hear how these evaluations are close to Cecilia’s heart and carry on her family’s legacy of giving back. Here are just ... Read More The post TTP #54: Cecilia Briseno – Immigration Hardship Evaluations appeared first on The Testing Psychologist.

Duration:01:01:22