Starting and Growing Her Private Practice in One Year with Lisa Geary

Starting and Growing Her Private Practice in One Year with Lisa Geary

Are you looking to start a private practice on the side and transition to full-time private practice pretty quickly? 

It’s amazing how fast you can grow when you get your private practice started. In this episode of Private Practice Success Stories, I sat down with one of my students, Lisa Geary, to talk about how she started and grew her private practice significantly in just one year. 

Lisa is a speech-language pathologist with over 25 years of experience in a variety of settings including skilled nursing, outpatient rehab, public schools, and higher education. She served as a Clinical Assistant Professor at a university in Maryland, and she also worked as Learning Consultant for an AAC vendor company. 

Following her relocation to Virginia, Lisa decided to follow her big dream and open her own speech-language therapy practice. Lisa uses space in her husband’s dental office, and she has enjoyed converting former dental operatories into children’s therapy rooms. 


In Today’s Episode, We Discuss:


  • How Lisa got started with her private practice 
  • How Lisa got her first clients
  • Tips for working with insurance
  • Standing out in your niche
  • What Lisa was able to accomplish in a year
  • Why businesses need systems to scale
  • Lisa’s plans for hiring and growing her business further
  • Being proactive about your finances


I love how Lisa knew that she wanted to have a private practice and just went for it. Now she is expanding beyond her wildest dreams, and I am so excited for her, her clients, and her community. She is a perfect example of what is truly possible for you when you take the plunge and start your own practice. 

Fall Enrollment for the Start Your Private Practice Program is open through Friday! If you want help to start your private practice step-by-step and go through the exact same program Lisa did to get her ducks in a row and start seeing clients, come join us!

Whether you want to start a private practice or grow your existing private practice, I can help you get the freedom, flexibility, fulfillment, and financial abundance that you deserve. Visit my website to learn more.


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