Setting Up and Running a Therapy Business: Frequently Asked Questions, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Setting Up and Running a Therapy Business

Frequently Asked Questions, 1st Edition

By James Rye


220 pages

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This book answers the questions that therapists frequently ask about setting up and running a business. It allows readers to successfully make the journey from being trained in how to conduct professional therapy sessions to running a growing private practice. The material covers a range of issues including: registration with HMRC, money issues, marketing, insurance, and whether to work from home or other premises. The book addresses a number of practical questions, such as: Do I have to register with the information commission? What can I count as legitimate business expenses? What mistakes should I avoid when marketing my practice? How can I easily and cheaply accept card payments from my clients? What help can I get to manage my phone calls? How can I get a website? and, What can I do to increase my personal safety?As counselling in the twenty-first century changes, an increasing number of therapists are using technology to write and store notes, and to communicate with clients - either to arrange appointments, or to conduct them.

About the Author

James Rye

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health