Doing It All: Clinical Care, Courses & Community Service with dr. jamie fisher, ccc-slp


What we discuss:

  • Her motto to “never ever say what you will never ever do” when facing new opportunities
  • Her perspective on the benefits of an entrepreneurial community class
  • Her heartfelt encouragement to pursue your passion as a private practitioner
  • Jena’s perspective on why private practice can lead you to exceed the expectations of a regular job and pursue your dreams
  • Her live course versus online course experience as a professor
  • Her breakthrough moment when self-care became an essential component of her life

Guest: Dr. Jamie Fisher, CCC-SLP 
Jamie D. Fisher, PhD, CCC-SLP is owner, speech-language pathologist (SLP), endoscopist, and CE-training course director at Nashville Speech & Swallowing Specialists, PLLC. She received her PhD in Speech-Language Pathology from Vanderbilt University. She has SLP licensure in multiple states and has experience working in acute care hospitals, sub-acute care facilities, rehabilitation facilities, school districts and private practice with adults and children across America. Dr. Fisher holds American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Certificate of Clinical Competence, endorsement for endoscopy practice, and is a certified endoscopy trainer of Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES).

Host: Jena Castro-Casbon, MS CCC-SLP

Jena H. Castro-Casbon, MS, CCC-SLP, is a private-practice consultant who has helped thousands of speech-language pathologists start and grow their own private practices through her company, The Independent Clinician.  She has written articles for The ASHA Leader and Presented at ASHA Connect (2017).

You’ll find her online in the SLP Private Practice Beginners Facebook Group and in her premium programs, The Start Your Private Practice System and the Grow Your Private Practice Coaching Program.

Jena lives in Boston, MA and is a wife and mama to two young boys.

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