What I Won’t Do… Give legal advice Give illegal advice Give accounting advice Give dating advice.
What I Could Do, But Not ThisWeekend Is… Discuss clinical interventions andevidence based practice issues Clinical contracting and informed consent Practice tools, forms, and approaches Give dating advice.
What I Will Do Is… Discuss Creative Ways to Accomplish WhatYou Want:“A Portfolio Career”Preach What I Practice Give You Lots-o-Tools!! Provide Plenty of Resources With Gobs of Examples And keep you awake! (I promise.)
What we will be covering… Marketing your Practice—Ethically and Successfully Generating Referrals Calculating the ROI of Your Marketing Program Referral Analysis Calculus
What we will be covering… Synthetically Blending in OutcomesMeasurement and Management How to Get Noticed by the Media How to Create Your Media Kit and Plan.
What we will be covering… Examples of the DNA of SuccessfulPractices Website Dos and Don’ts Social Networking Social Media Done the Right Way(including blogging, Linkedin, Facebook,Twitter, and others)
What we will be covering… The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly ofGoogle and the Clinician Utilizing additional print, Web, andorganizational resources Concierge Practice Models Demystifying Getting Published(including new digital and e-readerformats)
What we will be covering… Getting What You Want from YourCareer Professional Speaking Tool Kit The Portfolio Career Balancing Life and Work And much more…
Periodically I May Use ProfaneLanguage, So Be Warned.
What’s “Success” for YOU? Rewarding Practice? Academic Position? Publishing? Presenting? Media? Time for family, friends,hobbies? Financial security? Awards/Recognition? Making a real difference inpeoples’ lives!
Getting Here… It wasn’t easyA lot of Mac & Cheese orRaman Noodles Not cheap…MD tuition and feesAt UIC: $100,832At Harvard Med: $196,000At NWU: $242,800 (!)
Career Vision Worksheet*Yes, homework already…Throughout today and the near future, think about: How satisfied are you with what you are doing now? What specifically inspires and satisfies you about yourwork? What are your reasons for doing what you’re doingnow?
What are the underlying qualities or values from yourcurrent position that you know you want in yourcareer? Into what types of positions/activities do you see thosequalities leading you in the next few years? Your greatest hopes for your career include what? Why did you enter the field of mental health? The overarching purpose of your career is toaccomplish what?
The passions within your career include what? You will know that your career is turning out ideallywhen…? Your greatest personal and professional valuesinclude…?