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Start a Therapy Practice - Blog post - Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Physical Therapy

Just Imagine – How To Help Potential Clients Choose You

Imagine the warm sun on your face, the sound of waves gently crashing on the sand, the water just touching your feet as the tide comes in and out as you lounge in your new beach chair, the ocean breeze bringing that refreshing smell only it can.

 

Decisions are made this way. No, not you sitting in such a serene place thinking and deciding on where you will have lunch. I’m talking about the imagination part of the exercise above.

 

Each of us makes a decision to do or not do something twice. First, we have to imagine ourselves doing or not doing that thing we are contemplating. Most of us make this decision on pure emotion when we should be using our intellect and reason.

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Key Performance Indicators For Your Therapy Business

Enrollment to The Academy of Private Practice only happens 3 times per year.

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Ebook - Start and Run a Therapy Practice

 

Academy of Private Practice - Video Lessons, Coaching, Community, Tools And More

 

Free Therapy Progress Note

 

Free Client Tracking EMR Spreadsheet

 

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A Mindset Success Tactic

Enrollment to The Academy of Private Practice only happens 3 times per year.

Click the picture to learn how the Academy can help you start or grow a therapy business.

Links That Scott Recommends - Click Here

 

Free Forms - Used in My Clinic

 

Ebook - Start and Run a Therapy Practice

 

Academy of Private Practice - Video Lessons, Coaching, Community, Tools And More

 

Free Therapy Progress Note

 

Free Client Tracking EMR Spreadsheet

 

Subscribe to Podcast on itunes and leave a review

 

Subscribe to Podcast on Stitcher

 

Follow Scott

Facebook - Start A Therapy Practice Page

 

Instagram

 

YouTube - Subscribe to Scott's channel and get video tips

 

Link up on Linkedin 

 

Follow on Twitter

 

Follow on Pinterest

 

 

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Tools Of The Private Practice Trade

It’s easy to get bogged down in the technology that we use for our private practice. So many distractions. What works? What’s worth my time? What will save me time and make my life easier?

 

Below is a list of tools that I use every day. It’s not a complete list, rather a list of the most important and useful therapy business tools that I use. Please leave a comment below and let us know what tools help you with your practice.

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10 Signs You May Be a Future Therapy Practice Owner

Are you thinking about starting a private practice? Starting and running a small business is no small thing. Are there signs that you may be a future therapy practice owner?

 

I have the privilege of talking to practice owners from all over. There are some constants when it comes to owning a successful private practice.

 

I also have the opportunity to consult with practice owners who have made some mistakes. I have made my fair share too. Many of these mistakes were avoidable. This is why I created the Start a Therapy Practice websitepodcast, book and The Academy of Private Practice.

 

Below are the skills and characteristics of a future practice owner:

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7 Places To Find Therapists To Hire

I am always looking for good therapists to hire. Even if I don’t have a full caseload for a new therapist, I am always looking for therapists to hire part time or in the future.

Even if you are a solo practitioner, you should be looking for therapists to hire later on. Start networking, and collect names of people to hire.

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5 Biggest Mistakes Private Practice Owners Make

In my many years of interviewing and consulting with private practitioners I have found a common thread when it comes to newbie mistakes.  I want to share these with you in hopes that you can avoid them from the get go and begin private practice on the right foot.  If you are already in private practice, this list will still help you evaluate where you are and where you want to go.

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Creating Systems and Procedures for Your Private Practice

shipping_bIn this post I am going to show you (with pictures) how I create systems and procedures that are performed in my private practice.

This is one of the most helpful skills that I can teach you in order to free up your time in order to work on your business and not in your business.

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