Where Are They Now: Did They Open Five Clinics in Five Years? with Rene Robles and Cristina Ramos, CCC-SLP


What we discuss: 

  • ​How Rene and Christina ended up starting a private practice together
  • What their 5-year business plan was and how their progress is at year 4
  • How they’re handling the transition into teletherapy in the midst of coronavirus
  • Their plans going forward with opening their next clinic and weathering the storm



Guests: Rene Robles & Cristina Ramos, SLP
Rene & Cristina are the owners and creators of Five Oaks. Our staff have been mentors, teachers and educators to new therapists for several decades. Our idea was to build a business that values success and tailors therapy to improve the quality of our patient’s lives thus enriching ours.

Five Oaks is proud of our diversity – our therapists are fluent in English and Spanish.


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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