How to be a Group Practice Boss with Alison Pidgeon and Whitney Owens | PoP Bonus Episode

Image of Group Practice Boss community. On this therapist podcast, private practice consultants and group practice owners, Whitney Owens and Alison Pidgeon talk about the membership community for private practice owners who run a group practice.

Do you struggle with feeling alone in managing your group practice? What are other group practice owners dealing with that you could share your wisdom in? Can this give you the push you need to evolve your practice into what you dream it could become? In addition, you want to be part of a community of other private practice owners that support one another. If this sounds like you, this week’s episode can help you answer all of your group practice questions!

In this podcast takeover episode, Alison Pidgeon and Whitney Owens speak about their new membership community:

Group Practice Boss.

Meet Whitney Owens

A photo of Whitney Owens is captured. She is a private practice consultant and group practice owner. She offers consultation for private practices and group practices. Whitney is featured on Practice of the Practice, a therapist podcast. Whitney Owens is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Private Practice Consultant. She lives in Savannah, Georgia. Whitney owns a successful group practice, Water’s Edge Counseling.

In addition to running her private practice, she offers individual and group consulting through Practice of the Practice. Whitney places a special emphasis on helping clinicians start and grow faith-based practices. Whitney has spoken at the Licensed Professional Counselors Association of Georgia’s annual convention and at Killin’ It Camp. In addition to ruling the world of group practice, Whitney is a wife and mother of two beautiful girls.

Now, She’s Jumping Into The Pool Of Private Practice Consultation

This entrepreneur went from a private practice owner to being a private practice consultant. Providing fellow clinicians the tools they need to run a successful practice.

Visit Whitney’s website, connect with her on Facebook, listen to her podcast, or consult with Whitney. Email Whitney at

Meet Alison Pidgeon, Group Practice Owner

An image of Allison Pidgeon is displayed. She is a successful group practice owner and offers private practice consultation for private practice owners to assist in how to grow a group practice. She is featured on Practice of the Practice, a therapist podcast. Alison Pidgeon, LPC is the owner of Move Forward Counseling, a group practice in Lancaster, PA and she runs a virtual assistant company, Move Forward Virtual Assistants.

Alison has been working with Practice of the Practice since 2016.  She has helped over 70 therapist entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses, through mastermind groups and individual consulting.

Transformation From A Private Practice To Group Practice

In addition, she is a private practice consultant for Practice of the Practice. Allison’s private practice ‘grew up.’ What started out as a solo private practice in early 2015 quickly grew into a group practice and has been expanding ever since.

Visit Alison’s website, listen to her podcast, or consult with Alison. Email Alison at

In This Podcast


  • Group Practice Boss structure
  • Relational component of Group Practice Boss `
  • Opening up opportunity

Group Practice Boss structure

Every month, Whitney and Alison take the group on a deep dive into different topics.

We know there is so much information out there about running a business and instead of getting overwhelmed by putting out lots of different content about different things, we decided we would just really focus in on a particular theme for the month. (Alison Pidgeon)

For example, in the month of October, they guided a deep dive into questions and discussions on how to customize your business to suit your lifestyle.

Ask the expert

Another feature of the group practice boss structure is every month, Whitney and Alison bring in an expert on that month’s topic to answer any questions people might have about that specific subject.

Relational component of Group Practice Boss

Often we become inspired by seeing people do interesting or groundbreaking things and that motivates us to do the same; this is one of the encouraging aspects of Group Practice Boss where you can meet like-minded people and form authentic connections as well as learning on your personal group practice journey.

Opening up opportunity

Group Practice Boss is opening up again for a second time at the end of December on the 29th for three days before closing again. There are different payment options available; for example, if you pay the whole fee upfront you will receive a discount.

Monthly payments are $149 but if you do the advanced full-year payment ($1596), you essentially pay $133 a month. There is no commitment once you join, you are welcome to leave if you decide to.

Sign up

Registration doors open on December 29th for only 3 days, register at $149 a month.

Books mentioned in this episode

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Meet Joe Sanok

A photo of Joe Sanok is displayed. Joe, private practice consultant, offers helpful advice for group practice owners to grow their private practice. His therapist podcast, Practice of the Practice, offers this advice.

Joe Sanok helps counselors to create thriving private 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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