Kathleen’s Thoughts

Questions To Ask That “Affordable Malpractice Coverage Carrier”

Questions To Ask That “Affordable Malpractice Coverage Carrier” I love this pithy little quote by James Goldsmith:  “If you pay peanuts, you get monkeys.”. Basically, you get what you get. Shopping for malpractice/liability coverage seems to be relatively easy process, according to the professionals we ask. We easily defer to and blindly trust our professional organizations to…

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Building a Solid Business Plan

Building a Solid Business Plan “If you don’t drive your business, you will be driven out of business.” B. C. Forbes How do you start a private practice? Think you are ready to open up a business? The business plan setup you choose is the key fundamental principal and has the potential to either make you or…

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Day 1 At The Board Meeting

Day 1 At The Board Meeting So, day one with the LPC Board at DTS listening to the many discussions between the Board and licensees regarding their licensing issues. One of two things are happening: Lots of want-to-be counselors are getting in trouble because they either (a) failed to either read the rules or (b)…

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The Complaint Hearing And Things You Need To Know

The Complaint Hearing: You Got A Troll My Dear Friend From Afar, It’s 5:30 am, in Austin, staying in a nice hotel who purports nice accommodations, yet, you have been wide awake since yesterday. This morning, you will be testifying before your licensing board.You waited 1407 days for this day to get here. That’s 3…

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Licensing Board Complaint Letter

So: You Received a Complaint Letter. Now What? I met up with one of my wonderful mentors the other day. Of course, we always catch up with one another first before we go into the deep dive of things. It’s just nice to get out of my hobbit hole and see a trusted compadre! I…

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