•Lots of Referrals
•Increase My Income
•Stop taking Insurance
•Full Time Job
•Write My Book
•Retire or Semi-Retire
•Paid Trainee Placement
•Lots of Supervised Hours
•A Certain Type of Client
•A Great Supervisor
•A Preferred Location
•A Preferred Setting--Agency,
•Short or Easy Commute
•Build My Practice
•Build My Referral Network
In 2017 Lynne added Monthly Practice Development Lunches where the only cost is for you to pay for your own lunch & tip (Tax-Deductible). Until the pandemic changed things in March 2021, the lunch was held at a local Westside restaurant,
Since March 2021 the monthly lunch has been held online via Zoom with the same format and the same kudos from participants.
Each monthly lunch has a theme: Marketing, Money Matters, Private Practice, Coaching for Clinicians, Social Media for Therapists, Websites, etc.
Each Practice Development Lunch includes a discussion of the theme, Q & A, Participant Announcements, and Participant Introductions, along with the usual networking and exchange of business cards. Limited to 25 participants, the lunches are very popular events and fill to capacity very quickly.
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