FREE TRAINING: How to Start a Speech Therapy Private Practice


Transformation From The Inside Out with Melissa Wolak

What We Discuss:The challenges in combining her passion for holistic therapy with her degree in speech-language pathologyHer best recommendation for maintaining steady clients and a steady stream of incomeHer experience working exclusively with private pay clients except one type of insurance that is worth the paperworkShe reveals an essential difference between schools/hospitals and private practice that clinicians need to navigate carefullyHer approach to seeing clients, keeping her accessibil […]

Making My Vision a Reality with Dr. Tinita Kearney ccc-slp

What we discuss: How Dr. Kearney’s career continues to include her role as a part-time school speech-language pathologistThe first steps she took, and the obstacle that nearly made it impossibleHer wide assortment of therapy tools that appeal to her clienteleMeeting the needs of her clients by planning on a multidisciplinary approachHer adventures as the mom of an infant who is also balancing a growing private practiceHer recommendations for undecided practitioners who are wondering wheth […]

Unexpected Opportunities with zach smith, ccc-slp

What we discuss: How Zach’s adding a new, in-demand service to his private practiceWhere he gets the majority of his referrals and how you can start this service in your communityZach’s #1 piece of advice for beginnersGuest: Zach Smith, CCC-SLPZachary is the owner and endoscopist for Arizona Swallowing and Voice Diagnostics. He is a practicing speech-language pathologist, who specializes in the assessment and treatment in voice and swallowing disorders. He received his Masters in Speec […]

Relationships to Referrals with Lakeisha Fields

What we discuss: Lakeisha’s long-term, non-pushy strategy to become the “go to” private practitioner in her areaHow she moved from a generalist practice to a niche practice AND how she picked her area of specialization Why she “re-launched” her private practiceHer revenue sources and what she recommends to those just getting started with insuranceHow she’s giving presentations at local daycares to build her practiceHow she’s identifying the needs of her clients and figuring […]

I Started an EI Agency with Ryan Landinguin

What we discuss:Ryan’s #1 tip for finding high-quality therapists to staff her agency (and how she keeps them loyal and happy!)How Ryan maintains quality in the face of tremendous growthHow she’s expanding into new communities by hiring bilingual therapistsHow Ryan is leveraging group classes for her community in order to build trust and relationships and referrals (and how you can do this too!)Guest: Ryan Landinguin, CCC-SLPAfter working as first grade teacher for three years, I knew m […]

I’m The Boss with sarah lockhart, ccc-slp

What we discuss: How investing time and money into her private practice website has paid offHow to ask for testimonialsWhether she’s a generalist or a specialist… and whySarah’s recommendations of how and when to get credentialed with insurance companies, as well as the hidden benefit of being an insurance providerHow Sarah worked her way up in the fifth page of Google to the first​Guest: Sarah Lockhart, CCC-SLPWhen Sarah and her husband moved to a new city, she had to get up and ru […]

Career Change to Perfect Fit with Beth Chaput, CCC-SLP

What we discuss: How Beth balances her life – between her family, her “regular” job and now her private practice to maintain flexibility in her lifeWhat she learned by joining another private practice before starting her ownJena’s three recommendations for how to successfully market your private practiceHow she got her first clients (and a fun tip to try if you’re using flyers to market your services!)Beth’s innovative plan for summer servicesGuest: Beth Chaput, CCC-SLPI am a […]

25+ “Intention Words” for SLPs to Focus On This Year

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From Facing Retirement to Starting a Booming Accent Reduction Practice: Liz’s Private Practice Success Story

This is a guest post by Liz Schwartz, MS CCC-SLP, who is a speech-language pathologist and private practitioner in Queens, NY. “I just couldn’t face having a boss anymore” After spending 25 years working with children with disabilities and supervising clinical fellows, being passed over for promotions and laid off, I was in my early …

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The Best Places to Meet Speech Language-Pathologists in Private Practice

Having a speech therapy private practice doesn’t have to be lonely! ​Whether you’re curious about how to start a speech therapy private practice or you have an established speech therapy private practice, getting support from fellow clinicians is vital to your long-term success. Even for private practitioners with employees, the ability to collaborate, network and …

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