Essentials & Innovations in Private Practice provides an overview of issues important to the private practitioner. For those interested in starting a private practice, basic business ideas and applications will be discussed. Both individual and group practices are highlighted. For those currently in private practice, we will discuss how to stay current and relevant – and profitable! – in light of the times and the broader conceptualization of mental health on the horizon.
In presentation and group discussion, we will highlight the following topics:
Basic business knowledge to create and register your private practice
Legal and ethical guidelines to maintaining and building your private practice
How to feel confident and competent in self-promotion via networking, social marketing, etc.
Innovative, empirically-based ways of enhancing or expanding your private practice to meet the health and wellness needs of the public