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Marketing Your Private Practice – How to Build the Know/Like/Trust Factor

By Sarah Rees

If you are looking to attract self-funding clients to your therapy practice, you need to know about the Know/Like/Trust factor (or KLT). So, what is it? The Know/Like/Trust factor is a marketing concept that’s becoming more and more important. The goal is to get potential clients to understand and eventually believe in your brand. To … Read More about Marketing Your Private Practice – How to Build the Know/Like/Trust Factor

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Vicarious Trauma Explained

By Sarah Rees

What is Vicarious Trauma? Empathy is the ability to engage with, understand and be sensitive to suffering. As therapists, listening to painful, distressing information in the most helpful way means being empathically supportive, fully engaged and connected to the person in crisis. This makes us vulnerable to vicarious trauma. Some therapists begin to experience symptoms … Read More about Vicarious Trauma Explained

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Sole Trader or Limited Company? – What Therapists Need to Know

By Sarah Rees

Navigating the world of private practice for over eight years, I’ve experienced the evolution from being a sole trader to becoming a limited company in 2022. As a sole trader, I was solely responsible for my business. It offered simplicity and flexibility, making it an easy starting point for my venture. However, as my practice … Read More about Sole Trader or Limited Company? – What Therapists Need to Know

What to Do When Clients Don’t Turn Up to Therapy

How to Effectively Manage Late Cancellations and No Shows in Your Private Practice

By Sarah Rees

Working as a therapist in private practice is incredibly rewarding, but it’s not without its challenges. We’re often working with people at a difficult time in their lives. Things may be chaotic and stressful for them, so it’s not uncommon for someone to occasionally get the time or day of their appointment wrong. Some even … Read More about How to Effectively Manage Late Cancellations and No Shows in Your Private Practice

How to keep your private practice GDPR compliant

How to Keep Your Private Practice GDPR Compliant

By Sarah Rees

You might think you’ve nailed GDPR, but did you know keeping your private practice compliant is an ongoing process? Despite the admin involved, GDPR has been a very positive step. We all have much more control over how our personal data is held. We have the right for it to be deleted and there are … Read More about How to Keep Your Private Practice GDPR Compliant