Time: 9:00 AM
Where: City University of Seattle
Address: 521 Wall Street, Suite 100
End Date: Friday, October 17, 2014
End Time: 4:00pm
Contact Name: Liz Stevens
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Description: Learn from regional experts who will present on topics related to the “nuts and bolts” of setting up and maintaining a successful private practice in the helping professions.
�Business aspects of setting up a private practice
�Marketing a private practice
�Obtaining supervision and support
�Ethical and Legal issues
�Early Bird Rate (expires September 30) - $95
�Regular Rate (applies after October 1) - $110
�CityU Students - $30
�CityU Faculty - $75
�Laura Groshong, MA, LICSW, has a private practice in Seattle, Washington. She is the director of government relations for the Clinical Social Work Association, and a registered lobbyist in Washington for five groups. Laura presents and writes frequently on the intersection between mental health practice and statutory regulation and clinical issues in practice.
�Ginny Miller is a City University of Seattle alumni graduating in 2006 with a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology. Ginny maintains a full time private practice in Renton. Her clientele includes adolescents, adults, and families dealing with relationship difficulties, addiction, trauma, anxiety, and depression.
�Catherine Pagano received her MSW in 1991. She built her practice after working for over 20 years providing school-based mental health counseling. Through extensive networking and a shoestring budget, she met with success starting up her practice at the same time as the economic crisis of 2008.
�Susan Ross is a LICSW in Washington State. She has been in private practice for ten years, and she works with children, adolescents, and adults who have ADD/ADHD, and other mental health, emotional, or social issues. Susan is trained in EMDR and incorporates this treatment in her work with clients who have trauma histories. Susan graduated from the University of Michigan School if Social Work in 1977 and obtained Advanced Clinical Social Worker certification in 1979.
�Sara Slater, MSW, LICSW, has a private practice in Seattle and Bellevue. She is an Advanced Level PACT therapist (Psychobiological Approach to Couple Therapy), studying with PACT creator, Stan Tatkin, PsyD. Sara previously provided services in non-profit agencies, major medical centers, and employee assistance programs, primarily focused on addressing interpersonal violence through direct service, community intervention, and public education. She received a BA in Education and Child Study from Smith College and Child Study and her MSW from University of Washington.
�Reid Stell received his Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology from CityU in 2010, and his Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration with a marketing emphasis from the University of Washington in 1977. His private practice offices are in Seattle and Kirkland. A longtime member of the Washington Mental Health Counselors Association, he also serves as their executive director.
�If you cancel before September 30, registrants will only be charged a $10 administrative fee and will be refunded the balance of their registration fee.
�If registrants cancel after September 30, but by October 12, he or she will get a 50 percent refund.
�No refund will be received if people cancel after October 12.
Parking is available on the street or nearby for a nominal fee. To see more information about parking in the area please visit this page about parking in the Belltown neighborhood.
If you have questions, please email Liz Stevens.