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How To Use LinkedIn To Gain New Referrals
Tue, 12/10/2019

We all know that the professional social network, LinkedIn, is an excellent resource for connecting with colleagues.  But you may not realize it can also be a source for new referrals for your private therapy practice.  Keep reading for simple ways to up your LinkedIn game.

Private Practice Tips: Save Money by Sharing an Office Space
Tue, 11/26/2019

Starting a private behavioral health practice can be an expensive endeavor.  Between marketing, certifications, and upkeep, you can end up spending a lot of money.  But one area where you can save is on your office space. Read on to see how sharing your space may be right for you.

Do's and Don'ts of Starting Your New Therapy Practice
Tue, 11/12/2019

Getting your new therapy practice off the ground can be challenging, but Behavioral Health Connection is here to help.  This post goes over some tips to get you started, as well as some common pitfalls to avoid!

What is Impostor Syndrome, and How To Overcome It
Tue, 11/05/2019

At one time or another, everyone, especially therapy professionals new in their careers, experience "impostor syndrome."  These feelings of doubt or fear can be crippling to your confidence, and affect your daily work environment.  Keep reading to find out exactly what it is, and what you can do to counter it and move on.

Helping Your Clients Overcome OCD
Tue, 10/29/2019

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a chronic mental illness, marked by an uncontrollable and nagging urge to perform an action, make a certain sound, or even revisit a certain thought.  While living with OCD can be debilitating, there are treatments which can help.  This post explores some of the top considerations for your clients.

Can I Use FaceTime, Skype, or Google Hangouts for Therapy Sessions?
Fri, 10/18/2019

These days, there are lots of tools for conducting business online, including excellent video conferencing software, like FaceTime, Skype, and Google Hangouts.  But are these HIPAA compliant?  Can they be used for teletherapy?

Should You Remain a Solo Practice, Or Expand?
Thu, 10/10/2019

It seems logical that the next step for any solo practice is to continue to grow.  That might mean simply adding more clients/patients, but it might also mean taking on a new intern or partner.  Growth can be exciting but also nerve-wracking.  Read on for the pros and cons of each pathway.