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Kasey Compton | Processes, Systems and Growing A Million Dollar Private Practice | TPOT Podcast 047

8/18/2018
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In this episode of the Practice of Therapy podcast, Gordon talks with Kasey Compton, LPCC who is the President/CEO of Mindsight Behavioral Group. Kasey was able to build a large group practice (80 staff members!) in 3 years time. Kasey and Gordon talk about the systems and processes she put in place in order to sustain that kind of growth successfully. Kasey also talks about money mindset and what is needed in order to feel confident about growth and building a practice to that...

Duration:00:43:48

Does Your Private Practice Support Your Lifestyle? | TPOT Podcast 046

8/7/2018
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In this episode of the Practice of Therapy Podcast, Gordon talks about creating a sustainable practice that supports the lifestyle you want to have. He talks to about how he would have done some things differently, knowing what he knows now about being in private practice. In particular, Gordon talks about what he has learned about why private practices fail and the financial side of owning a small business. Apply for a Mastermind Group! *Some of the links below are affiliate links....

Duration:00:37:10

Jarrod Justice | Caring For The Caregiver & Spirituality In Private Practice | TPOT Podcast 045

8/1/2018
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In this episode of the Practice of Therapy Podcast, Gordon talks with Jarrod Justice about caring for caregivers and the importance of self-care in this field. They also talk about spirituality how that can be an influence for people in their lives. Gordon and Jarrod have a conversation about how they both have what that consider “faith informed” practices. Both are clergy people and they talk about how this influences the way they do therapy and the ethical considerations they both take...

Duration:00:47:29

Jeff Geunther | Using Your Digital Assets To Grow Your Private Practice | TPOT Podcast 044

7/23/2018
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In this episode of the Practice of Therapy Podcast, Gordon talks with Jeff Geunther, LPC about his private practice journey and how he has built his private practice and other business ventures. Jeff is an expert in SEO (Search Engine Optimization) and how to grow counseling and therapy practice using their digital assets. Jeff talks about several of the things he has learned about optimizing private practice websites based on his research into how people search for therapists. Jeff tells...

Duration:00:41:56

Kristen Breese | Making The Move From Solo To Group Practice | TPOT Podcast 043

7/13/2018
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In this episode of the Practice of Therapy Podcast, Gordon interviews Kristen Breese, LCPC about making the transition from being a solo practitioner to owning a group practice. They also talk about business growth and how taking it slow is sometimes a better option for people. Kristen talks about the importance of just doing one thing at a time; “you have to walk before you can run…”. Kristen also talks about some of the mindset changes and the things that she needed to learn when she...

Duration:00:41:38

Sustainability, Financial Freedom and Profit First in Private Practice | TPOT Podcast 042

6/30/2018
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In this episode of the Practice of Therapy Podcast, Gordon talks about having a sustainable and profitable private practice and some of the mindset changes he has made around all this. Gordon shares how the book, Profit First by Mike Michalowicz, has changed some of his thinking around the financial side of private practice. In particular, Gordon talks about getting away from some of the traditional ways in which we think about money and how to use it. It’s a mindset shift of not letting...

Duration:00:25:16

Using G-Suite So It's HIPAA Compliant | with Joe Sanok | TPOT Podcast 041

6/22/2018
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In this episode of the Practice of Therapy Podcast, Gordon does a “reverse interview” with Joe Sanok about why using G-Suite in your private practice might be a good idea. The original interview was first released as Episode 309 of the Practice of the Practice podcast with Joe Sanok. Gordon and Joe talk about why they started using G-Suite and some of the hacks and tips therapists and counselors can use in their practices to work more efficiently and make it HIPAA compliant. Meet Joe...

Duration:00:33:50

Dayna Sykes | Making The Jump Into Private Practice From Agency Work | TPOT Podcast 040

6/11/2018
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In this episode of the Practice of Therapy Podcast, Gordon talks with Dayna Sykes, LPC about making the transition into private practice from agency work. In particular, Dayna talks about being able to start doing the kind of work she is really passionate about and doing things her way. Dayna also talks about the big learning curve for her as she moved into private practice, especially since she is a solo practitioner. Gordon and Dayna also talk about getting on and OFF insurance panels...

Duration:00:42:25

Navigating the Business Side of Private Practice | TPOT Podcast 039

6/4/2018
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In this episode of the Practice of Therapy Podcast, Gordon talks about some business basics and being able to navigate the business side of private practice. There are several places to focus when going into or growing your private practice. Gordon breaks these different focus area down into: mindset, planning, managing, marketing, re-investing, and sustaining. Ultimately, having a private practice as a therapist or counselor is being in business to “sell” your time and expertise. People...

Duration:00:50:37

Jane Carter | Finding Your Superpowers In Private Practice | TPOT Podcast 038

5/27/2018
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In this episode, Gordon talks again with Jane Carter, LPC about finding your “Superpowers” and priorities in private practice. Jane and Gordon share how their mindsets have shifted over time and how it has changed the focus of their practices. Jane also shares how getting some business coaching changed her practice and helped her to grow exponentially. She also shares how she made the shift to doing more coaching rather than traditional therapy in her practice. They also talk about being...

Duration:00:42:17

Finding Your Purpose and Passion In Private Practice | TPOT Podcast 037

5/22/2018
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In this episode of the Practice of Therapy Podcast, Gordon talks about finding and living into your purpose and passion in private practice as a therapist, counselor or social worker. One of the important pieces of being successful in private practice is simply making sure you are doing what you enjoy and that give meaning. Gordon talks about some of the insights he has had lately through attending conferences and the work being done around the opioid crisis occurring in Tennessee and...

Duration:00:25:52

Whitney Owens, LPC | Starting Fresh & Growing Fast In Private Practice | TPOT Podcast 036

5/8/2018
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In this episode, Gordon talks with Whitney Owens, LPC about marketing a private practice after starting from scratch. Whitney is the owner of Waters Edge Counseling in Savannah, GA. Whitney has started a private practice twice. Because of moves, she has made with her family, Whitney has had practices in both Georgia and in Colorado. Whitney and Gordon discuss the ways that she found to network and make contacts with people to grow her practice quickly after starting it. Meet Whitney...

Duration:00:40:10

Part 4 | Marketing and Getting Referrals | Love the Work, But Hate the Job | TPOT Podcast 035

5/3/2018
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This is part 4, of this four-part series of the Practice of Therapy Podcast, “Love the Work, But Hate The Job”. In this session, Gordon talks about marketing and developing referral sources as you start and grow your private practice. This four-part series discusses the various steps and things a clinician might want to think about as they move into private practice. Especially those people making the transition from agency work into private practice. The series discusses: 1.) Knowing your...

Duration:00:26:43

Part 3 | Setting Up The Office | Love the Work But Hate the Job | TPOT Podcast 034

5/2/2018
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This is part 3, of this four-part series of the Practice of Therapy Podcast, “Love the Work, But Hate The Job”. In this session, Gordon explores some of the logistics around setting up an office and getting started with your private practice. This four-part series discusses the various steps and things a clinician might want to think about as they move into private practice. The series discusses: 1.) Knowing your “WHY”, 2.) Making a Plan, 3.) Setting-up an Office, and 4.) Marketing &...

Duration:00:32:42

Making A Plan | Love the Work, But Hate the Job | Part 2 | TPOT Podcast 033

5/1/2018
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This is part 2, of this four-part series of the Practice of Therapy Podcast, “Love the Work, But Hate The Job”. In this session, Gordon talks about making a plan for transitioning into private practice from working in an agency setting into private practice. This four-part series discusses the various steps and things a clinician might want to think about as they move into private practice. The series discusses: 1.) Knowing your “WHY”, 2.) Making a Plan, 3.) Setting-up an Office, and 4.)...

Duration:00:19:22

Part 1 | Knowing Your WHY | Your LOVE the Work, But HATE the Job | TPOT Podcast 032

4/30/2018
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For many counselors, therapists, social workers, and psychologists, the dream of being in private practice, or even owning their own practice, seems daunting. In this four-part series of the Practice of Therapy Podcast, Gordon talks about the steps needed to make the transition from doing agency work, as a mental health clinician, to being in private practice. The series discusses: 1.) Knowing your “WHY”, 2.) Making a Plan, 3.) Setting-up an Office, and 4.) Marketing & Getting Referrals....

Duration:00:15:16

Rachel McCrickard, LMFT | Clinical Supervision and Getting a "Motivo" in Private Practice | TPOT Podcast 031

4/23/2018
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Download Podcast In this episode of the Practice of Therapy Podcast, Gordon talks with Rachel McCrickard, LMFT about clinical supervision and her new venture, Motivo. Motivo helps solve the problem clinicians have around finding supervisors that are a good fit for them in their development and movement toward licensure. One the problems many people run into, especially in rural areas, is being able to have access to clinical supervision. They discuss the changes that have occurred with...

Duration:00:37:41

Sybil Smith, LPC | Private Practices In Dual Locations | TPOT Podcast 030

4/17/2018
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Download Podcast In this episode of the Practice of Therapy Podcast, Gordon has a conversation with Sybil Smith, LPC-MHSP about having a private practice in two different locations and, in two different states. Sybil shares how she has grown a successful group practice that serves very different populations due to cultural shifts. Sybil shares how she made the decision to make the move from agency work and step out into private practice. Sybil and Gordon talk about their decisions to join...

Duration:00:40:26

Amber Hawley & Maelisa Hall | "Biz Besties" in Private Practice | TPOT Podcast 029

4/2/2018
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Download Podcast In this episode of the Practice of Therapy Podcast, Gordon has a conversation with Amber Hawley, LMFT and Dr. Maelisa Hall about developing business relationships and support systems in private practice. Amber and Maelisa talk about being able to connect with people that are in similar places in their journey and how it has helped their practices thrive and grow. They talk about how getting together with others for support has increased their productivity and ability to...

Duration:00:39:26

Rob Reinhardt | Electronic Health Records (EHR) For Private Practice | TPOT Podcast 028

3/16/2018
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In this episode of the Practice of Therapy Podcast, Gordon has a conversation with Rob Reinhardt, LPCS of “Tame Your Practice”. Rob and Gordon talk about EHR (Electronic Health Records) and how clinicians might decide which EHR might be the best fit for them in their practices. EHRs can be one of the most important investments a clinician can make in their practice. Rob’s expertise is in doing EHR reviews and looking in detail at the features the various EHR’s available for practitioners.

Duration:00:40:22