Clay Cockrell, LCSW owner of The Online Counseling Directory has been featured on ABC’s Good Morning America, CNN and National Public Radio as well as in the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, WebMD, and The Times of London. Most recently he was featured on CBS’s “The Doctor’s” where they were able to explore his specialty of counseling for the Ultra Wealthy and how to raise children in an affluent environment.
Startup Nation, Clay was a blast to have on our podcast and totally rocked the mic while discussing “Online Counseling - Taking Your Practice to a Global Audience”. For more information about our podcasts, webinars, and online courses, visit our website www.ThePrivatePracticeStartup.com.
Stephanie Cook is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a thriving practice in Atlanta, Georgia. Originally from Nashville, TN, Stephanie is a graduate of Vanderbilt University and the University of Georgia, and she completed a post-MSW clinical fellowship at Emory University. Since 2014, Stephanie has also been providing trainings for therapists in Georgia for their new online counseling continuing education requirements, and loves teaching the best ethical practices for online therapy.
Startup Nation, Stephanie was a blast to have on our podcast and totally rocked the mic while discussing: Top 3 Best Practices for Therapists Offering Online Counseling. For more information about our podcasts, webinars, and online courses, visit our website www.ThePrivatePracticeStartup.com.
Kat Love, founder of www.KatLove.com and www.empathysites.com, builds and designs websites to help psychotherapists grow their practice’s online presence. Kat's appreciation of therapists stems from the powerful healing that therapists helped her achieve following childhood sexual abuse and neglect.
Startup Nation, Kat Love was a blast to have on our podcast and totally rocked the mic while discussing “How To Turn Website Visitors Into Clients”. For more information about our podcasts, webinars, and online courses, visit our website www.ThePrivatePracticeStartup.com.
Erika Garrett, Registered Marriage and Family Therapist Intern and Owner of Alcove Therapy, a private practice located in south Florida. Erika is our client relations intern Extraordinaire at K2 Visionaries and super passionate about relationship building aka networking. Startup Nation, Erika Garrett was a blast to have on our podcast and totally rocked the mic while discussing a topic she is most passionate about, 7 Tips for Building Your Private Practice Network. For more information about our podcasts, webinars, and online courses, visit our website www.ThePrivatePracticeStartup.com.
Jeff is a Mental Health Therapist with over ten years of successful private practice experience. He has been teaching healthcare workers how to acquire more clients through their digital assets since 2005. In 2015, Jeff created Portland’s number one mental health directory, consistently ranked first for all important search terms. He recently launched the Practice Academy in January.
Practice Academy helps therapists and wellness providers improve their digital brand, move up in online search results and attract more clients online. Startup Nation, listen to Jeff expert advice on 5 Things to Improve SEO Now & Attract More Clients Online! For more information about our podcasts, webinars, and online courses, visit our website www.ThePrivatePracticeStartup.com.
John Harrison is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, but some might call him an awareness builder, a confidence guide, and an intuition coach. John received his master’s degree in mental health counseling at the University of Cincinnati. He is also a former Army officer and experienced in mentoring people in maximizing their potential through their strengths and weaknesses. John provides solutions and guidance for people who are “stuck” in their life situation and are wanting to move into something new. He helps people who want to get what they want in their lives but are stuck because they don’t think it’s possible or they simply don’t know how to do it. He guides them to see how they can do life differently, moving off their old familiar spot, so they can be freed to get what they so desperately want and need. Stepping into his own fear and discomfort, he knows we have the power to change, and that you can live your life fully empowered.
Startup Nation, John was a blast to have on our podcast and totally rocked the mic while discussing the topic near and dear to his heart, What is Your True Calling?! For more information about our podcasts, webinars, and online courses, visit www.ThePrivatePracticeStartup.com.
Ian Gerada is the CEO of Connectica LLC, a boutique style Search Engine Optimization Company that specializes in getting its customers website to rank on that all elusive first page of Google. Ian was brought out to the U.S.A in 1999 by a large telecommunications company in order to head up their data encryption team. After the dot com crash of 2000 Ian started Connectica, it has since grown to be one of the foremost SEO companies in the region. Ian lectures on SEO, Social Media, and Digital Trends on a regular basis. He holds a PhD in Computer Science.
Startup Nation, Ian was a blast to have as a guest expert on our podcast and totally rocked the mic! He shared valuable insights regarding how to Create Your Private Practice Digital Footprint in 4 Steps!
Michelle Villalobos teaches individuals how to build personal brands that help them get ahead. Michelle is a professional speaker and her programs have been delivered to over 140,000 individuals worldwide - both virtually and in person.
Michelle has consulted for American Express Technologies, Burger King Corporation, Lexis-Nexis, Audi Latin America, NAWBO (National Association Of Women Business Owners), and Frito-Lay, just to name a few. She is a charismatic speaker who engages audiences, delivers “a-ha moments” and helps people learn while having FUN!
In 2011, Michelle Villalobos was named as one of Miami’s “Top 20 Under 40” by The Miami Herald, she was a Finalist in the Business Excellence Awards, and in 2013 she won The Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge for her online personal branding curriculum, "Make Them BEG," co-created with BadassBusinessWomen.org Founder, Jessica Kizorek. Michelle also founded The Women’s Success Summit, Miami’s largest 2-day business conference for women. Michelle received her MBA from The University of Miami in 2004 and her undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College (in Psychology Modified with Mathematics) in 1996.
Startup Nation, Michelle was a blast to have on our podcast and she totally rocked the mic! She shared valuable insights regarding the Develop Your "Super Star" Brand in 7 Steps! Listen now! For more info, visit ThePrivatePracticeStartup.com.
Tonya Seavers Evans, Founder & President, Sequins to Success and CEO of Style Strategist, an image consulting firm that helps individuals communicate verbal and non-verbal cues into a personalized, professional message. Tonya Seavers Evans is a leading expert on professional branding, image and executive presence, and how women in lead. In her latest work, she explores the unique leadership styles – Sequins to Success as she calls them - of women and how they can be harnessed to achieve their personal and professional goals. What drives her? Helping women to do more, to strive for more… to be more. Tonya shares insights from her 15 year corporate marketing communications career through info packed workshops, trainings and years of private coaching. Tonya has been featured on NBC, ABC, The Examiner, City Style Collective and Miami Style Spotlight and was recognized as one of 25 of South Florida’s Most Prominent & Influential Black Women.
Startup Nation, Tonya rocked the mic and shared valuable insights regarding the 5 Tips to Creating a Winning Professional Image! Listen now! For more info about The Private Practice Startup, visit our website, www.ThePrivatePracticeStartup.com.
Jennifer is the owner of Bierds CPA, specializing in helping therapists and other wellness professionals succeed in their private practices. She has been behind the scenes of her husband’s counseling practice for over 10 years, managing the finances of the business. Her goal is to help those who help others, and she hopes to be an advisor and resource for her clients instead of simply keeping them in compliance. Most importantly, she is an advocate for the value of the services offered by mental health professionals
Startup Nation, Jennifer rocked the mic and shared valuable insights regarding the 5 Tips for Private Practice Accounting! Check it out!
Chris Cambas is the Founder and Director of Full Circle Ministries, Founder and CEO of National Marriage Seminars and Founder and CEO of Couplestrong. He is the owner of a thriving private practice located in Tampa, Florida called Tampa Bay Christian Counseling. He obtained a Masters in Christian Studies from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and a Masters in Professional Counseling from Liberty University. Chris is licensed in Marriage & Family Therapy, certified in Gottman Couples Therapy and a Clinical Fellow with the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. Other association affiliations include the National Association of Social Workers and the American Association of Christian Counselors.
Chris hosted a weekly radio show on WTIS with Pete O'Shea called "Love and Marriage", was a guest expert on Spirit FM (The Big, Big House Morning Show, the Joy FM, WTBN), co-hosted "Getting it Right After Getting it Wrong" and has been a guest on Bill Bunkley's drive time show, as well as an expert therapist on "Unfaithful, Stories of Betrayal" on the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN).
Startup Nation, Chris shares awesome marketing tips for How to Market Your Private Practice Like a Boss. Listen now! For more info about The Private Practice Startup, visit www.ThePrivatePracticeStartup.com.
Claudia Zebersky is the Brand Strategist and Creative Director at Purplewing Studio, LLC. She was Born and raised in Venezuela, moved to the United States at age 16 to follow her passion of Art. She studied Graphic Design at Florida Atlantic University and went on to work at the Progressive newspaper the Miami New Times and later moved to Zimmerman Advertising, one of the largest Advertising agencies in South Florida. Experienced a major life changing event that transformed her life. Divorce. As a result she discovered herself and her purpose, did a yoga teacher training, started her personal brand Purplewing Studio, became a published writer in the book “ She Loved Herself” available on amazon and is a divine feminine leader who hosts conscious monthly women circles called “red tents gatherings” that are safe and nurturing environments for women to be heard, speak their truths and connect to the essence of who they are.
She’s an avid student of heart-centered studies, creative muse, lover of life, mother of two amazing & loving boys, committed to fulfilling her purpose making a positive impact in the world and live the life of her wildest dreams.
Startup Nation, Claudia Zebersky shares awesome branding tips regarding the Leverage the Power of Your Brand to Attract Your Ideal Clients!
The Private Practice Startup is owned by Kate Campbell, PhD, LMFT & Katie Lemieux, LMFT, two therapists who built their 6-figure private practices from the ground up. We're passionate about inspiring mental health professionals on their private practice journey from startup to mastery! On our podcast, we interview entrepreneurs, experts in the mental health and business arenas and successful private practitioners to provide a wealth of information for our listeners! We LOVE interviewing all of our guests and most importantly we have fun doing it. We hand pick everyone we interview as we know each and every person will bring value to you and your business assisting you in reaching your goals and dreams! We also offer webinars, online courses, in person trainings, attorney approved private practice paperwork, and are CEU providers in the state of Florida. For more info, visit our website www.ThePrivatePracticeStartup.com.
Kate Campbell, PhD, LMFT and Katie Lemieux, LMFT co-owners of K2 Visionaries and The Private Practice Startup discuss the must haves for private practice paperwork. If you're a psychotherapist in private practice we provide you a great overview of the essential documents you need to have in order to practice legally and ethically. Listen now for our tips and resources for your private practice needs! Visit www.ThePrivatePracticeStartup.com for more info.
Startup Nation, we had an informative interview with Steven Ballinger on today's Episode of The Private Practice Startup. Steven Ballinger is an attorney and owner of the Law Offices of Steven R. Ballinger. He is Adjunct Instructor, Accreditation and Licensing, Master of Science in Health Law, Nova Southeastern Shepard Broad Law Center. Mr. Ballinger received his B.A. degree from Tulane University in Louisiana in 1983, and his Law (J.D.) Degree from Texas Tech University School of Law cum laude in 1986. As a practicing attorney, he has 29 years of experience in a broad range of issues involving of health care law, including medical malpractice defense, and a current emphasis on health-related contracting and administrative licensing. Steven offered his expertise on the Essentials for Reducing Liability When Starting Your Private Practice! Listen Now! Visit ThePrivatePracticeStartup.com for more info about our podcasts, webinars, and online courses!
Startup Nation, we had a rockin' interview on The Private Practice Startup Podcast with Jessica Jefferson, MS as she shared How to Avoid 5 Mistakes Private Practitioners Make with Social Media! Jessica, Registered Marriage and Family Therapist Intern is the owner of Cloud 09 Therapeutic Services, a private practice located in Coral Springs and Plantation, Florida. She is the "Marketing Intern Extraordinaire" with K2 Visionaries, Past President for Nova Southeastern University's Marriage and Family Therapy Club, and current Secretary with the Broward Association for Marriage and Family Therapy.
Brent Campbell is the COO/CFO at Squeeze (www.SqueezeApp.com), LLC a personal financial technology app. He worked for in Corporate Finance for Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos for 8 years and was the COO of Enterprise Beverage Company for 2 years. In addition, Brent has been on the Board of Directors of Bayview Therapeutic Services (www.BayviewTherapy.com) as Dr. Kate Campbell's trusted business/financial advisor since 2011. He received his MBA in Finance from Nova Southeastern University and BS in Finance from Florida State University. Startup Nation, Brent shares expert financial advice focused on the 3 Steps to Financial Success in Private Practice (www.ThePrivatePracticeStrtup.com) on The Private Practice Startup Today! Listen now!
Amanda Patterson is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Certified Addictions Professional, Qualified Supervisor and National Certified Counselor. She is the owner of Caring Therapists of Broward a multidisciplinary, successful private practice located in Plantation, Florida. Startup Nation, we had a blast interviewing Amanda on The Private Practice Startup Podcast (www.ThePrivatePracticeStartup.com). Listen now as she shares 5 Ways Social Media Can Transform Your Private Practice!
Episode 04 of The Private Practice Startup Podcast (www.ThePrivatePracticeStrtup.com) is an interview with Michael Dill who is an award winning certified business coach with Action Coach Business Coaching. Michael won the highly coveted 2016 "Action Man Award" and the 2016 Client Youngest Entrepreneur Award as well. Startup Nation, coach Michael shares incredible tips for Time Mastery in Private Practice. Listen now!
Episode 03 on The Private Practice Startup (www.ThePrivatePracticeStrtup.com) is an awesome interview with Sarah Wake Davies, design and staging expert. Sarah discusses "Design Made Simple: 3 Tips for Designing Your Private Practice". We share valuable insights for designing an office that your ideal client will love. Startup Nation, listen to our interview today!
The Private Practice Startup (www.ThePrivatePracticeStrtup.com)interviewed Kimball Stadler, marketing expert and owner of Top Dog Performance for episode 02. Kimball discusses effective strategies for keynote content, blogging, guest blogging, and e-newsletters for private practitioners. Startup Nation, listen to our awesome interview with Kimball today!
Episode 01 is an interview with Sean Davis, PhD, LMFT. Dr. Davis is the owner of "The Davis Group" a successful private practice in California, author, researcher, and professor of Couple & Family Therapy at Alliant International University in California. We interviewed Dr. Davis on The Private Practice Startup Podcast and he shared insightful tips regarding the "4 Myths of Starting a Private Practice". Startup Nation, listen to the awesome show now!
Kate Campbell, PhD, LMFT and Katie Lemieux, LMFT are co-founders and co-visionaries at K2 Visionaries where we fulfill mental health professional's dreams through world class personal and professional development. The newest division of K2 is "The Private Practice Startup" (www.ThePrivatePracticeStrtup.com)where we inspire mental health professionals in private practice in their journey from startup to mastery. Listen to this episode to find out more about Kate and Katie, what to expect with our podcasts, benefits of listening to our show, and our personal stories from startup to mastery. We look forward to connecting with you "Startup Nation"!