PoP 226 | Your First Year Of Private Practice

Your first year of private practice

Today, Joe Sanok speaks about the basics of starting a private practice.

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In This Podcast

Steps To Start a Private Practice

  1. File a PLLC / LLChttp://www.practiceofthepractice.com/llc
  2. Set up banking / accountinghttp://www.practiceofthepractice.com/quickbooks
  3. Build your website:
  4. Get your phones set up – http://www.practiceofthepractice.com/grasshopper
  5. Rent – sublet a space from another clinician for, at least, the first year or two
  6. Sign up for Psychology Today profile:
  7. Business cards / rack cards:
  8. Paperwork – http://www.practiceofthepractice.com/paperwork
  9. Network
  10. Blog3-day blogging series

Month-By-Month Private Practice Set-Up

First quarter – set up infrastructure, i.e.: LLC, banking, website, etc.

Second quarter – talking to people connected with your ideal client.

Third quarter – blog! Sign up for the blog sprint here.

Fourth quarter – set up an ebook, quizzes, etc.

3 Phases of Practice

  • Start-up phase:
    •  $0-50k
    • Boot-strapping
  • Growth phase
    • $50-100k
    • Outsource
  • Scale phase
    • $100k & over
    • Automation

Useful Links:

Meet Joe Sanok

Joe Sanok helps counselors to create thriving practices that are the envy of other counselors. He has helped counselors to grow their businesses by 50-500% and is proud of all the private practice owners that are growing their income, influence, and impact on the world. Click here to explore consulting with Joe.



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