11 episodes

Therapists Off Script is a podcast designed with therapists in mind as we discuss all things psychotherapy practice鈥he good, the bad, and the truly mind blowing adventure of being a therapist in process as we dive deep, join together, and empower others for the journey of a lifetime.

Therapists Off Script Jen Hyatt & Alyx Duckering

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Therapists Off Script is a podcast designed with therapists in mind as we discuss all things psychotherapy practice鈥he good, the bad, and the truly mind blowing adventure of being a therapist in process as we dive deep, join together, and empower others for the journey of a lifetime.

    Casting the Net and Hooking New Clients: Marketing as a Psychotherapist in the Healing Arts Profession

    Casting the Net and Hooking New Clients: Marketing as a Psychotherapist in the Healing Arts Profession

    Join Jen & Alyx as we discuss all things marketing as a psychotherapist 馃槉聽

    There is a plethora of things to consider within marketing.聽 Alyx and Jen discuss the following marketing topics from the base of California including:
    Marketing SkillsFilling up practice client caseloadGood happens in ripplesBrainstorming sourcesAuthentic MarketingMarketing across different practice settingsInsurance versus self-pay client considerationsReframing marketing skills as a provider of mental healthGetting your voice out there so clients may find youIndividualizing marketing that works for youSTEEPLE / PESTEL Business AnalysisImportance of keeping finger on the pulseHot Topic MarketingBuild each other up: colleague cross referralsTailoring Seasonal MarketingHarnessing Social Media Platforms for MarketingAbundance versus Scarcity MindsetImposter Syndrome聽Podcasting, Blogging, and BiosIdeal Client Avatars (The Who)Niche(s) (The What)Speaking to Pain Points and Calls to ActionPainting a Picture (the narrative of bios)Setting Client Expectations聽Therapist and Client MatchingThe client meets you before they meet you (importance of marketing)Ethical ConsiderationsAdvertising ParametersGeneralist versus SpecialistHow to cast the netCold Calling versus Organic MarketingOffering Courses and TrainingsEmail ListsFunnelsFiltering Unsubscribe Emails via Google GmailHarnessing Technology
    Podcast Link:
    Listen now on your favorite podcast platform or by visiting http://therapistsoffscript.com

    Resources Mentioned:
    Good Therapy
    Therapy Den
    Inclusive Therapist
    Mental Health Match
    Online Therapy Directory
    Amber Lyda
    Audrey Schoen
    California BBS Advertising Guidelines
    Dr. Ben Caldwell Advertising Reminders
    Teachable
    Kajabi
    Thinkific

    Music by Thunderbird Ooyy via Epidemic
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    • 49 min
    Set Your Quest, Slay Your Dragons, and Level Up (Optimizing Therapist Life)

    Set Your Quest, Slay Your Dragons, and Level Up (Optimizing Therapist Life)

    Join Jen & Alyx as we discuss all things Continuing Education, Self Care, and Real Life Despite Reel Life 馃槉聽

    We each have our own quest to travel that is full of dragons as we seek to level up and become an Optimized Therapist in life and practice.
    To Certify or Not?Compasses in LifeContinuing Education Information and OptionsDeciding what and where to learn to support your pathIKIGAIMission, Vision, Values, PassionOpposite ActionChoice PointsEnergy Givers and Energy TakersRust OutToxic WorkplaceDoing versus BeingInvest in SelfProminent sayings in this episode
    "Do it for me""Real life in reel life"Podcast Link:
    Listen now on your favorite podcast platform or by visiting http://therapistsoffscript.com

    Resources Mentioned:
    Simple Practice Learning
    Psychwire
    Clearly Clinical
    CE4Less
    Good Therapy [Please mention Jennifer Hyatt at hello@jenniferhyatt.co]
    Modern Therapists
    Barbara Griswold
    Diane Gehart
    In Person Events
    Udemy
    Skillshare聽[Jen's Referral Link]

    Music by Thunderbird Ooyy via Epidemic
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    • 45 min
    The End is Coming: Client Termination

    The End is Coming: Client Termination

    Join Jen & Alyx as we discuss all things client termination 馃槉聽

    There is a multitude of things to consider as clients head towards discharge and we do our best to cover the ins and outs for our clients best interest and benefit.


    TerminationBeginning with the End in MindClient Check InImposter SyndromeRisks and BenefitsBooster SessionsTherapist StyleTherapist OrientationLogistics of Beginning TherapyRelationship RupturesSchedulingFish Tanks聽Stages of ReadinessLevels of CareMore than BaselineMedical Necessity聽GIRP Progress NoteIntake CallsArt and Science of PsychotherapyReduced FeesScope of Practice and Scope of CompetenceReferralsTransference and CountertransferenceTherapist and Client MatchGood Enough TherapistSupervision and ConsultationTherapist Capacity
    Podcast Link:
    Listen now on your favorite podcast platform or by visiting http://therapistsoffscript.com

    Resources Mentioned:
    SRS and ORS By Scott D. Miller
    Working Alliance Inventory by Horvath & Greenberg
    Open Path Collective

    Music by Thunderbird Ooyy via Epidemic
    Therapists Off Script

    • 49 min
    Seasons of a Therapist: Path to Licensure (Part Three) and Becoming a Supervisor

    Seasons of a Therapist: Path to Licensure (Part Three) and Becoming a Supervisor

    Join Jen and Alyx as we discuss Seasons of a Therapist: Path to Licensure (Part Three) and Becoming a Supervisor

    Everything you need to know as you head towards being a Licensed Mental Health Professional with the Board of Behavioral Sciences (California)

    Podcast Link:
    Listen now on your favorite podcast platform or by visiting http://therapistsoffscript.com

    Resources Mentioned:
    Therapist Development Center
    Dr. Ben Caldwell with Ben Caldwell Labs (Facebook)
    Track Your Hours
    AATBS

    Music by Thunderbird Ooyy via Epidemic
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    • 43 min
    Seasons of a Therapist: Path to Licensure (Part Two) The Associate Path

    Seasons of a Therapist: Path to Licensure (Part Two) The Associate Path

    Join Jen and Alyx as we discuss Seasons of a Therapist: Path to Licensure (Part Two) The Associate Path

    Everything you need to know as you enter into being a Registered Associate with the Board of Behavioral Sciences (California)

    Podcast Link:
    Listen now on your favorite podcast platform or by visiting http://therapistsoffscript.com

    Resources Mentioned:
    Therapist Development Center
    Dr. Ben Caldwell with Ben Caldwell Labs (Facebook)
    Track Your Hours
    AATBS

    Music by Thunderbird Ooyy via Epidemic
    Therapists Off Script

    • 46 min
    Seasons of a Therapist: Path to Licensure (Part One) The Trainee Path

    Seasons of a Therapist: Path to Licensure (Part One) The Trainee Path

    Join Jen and Alyx as we discuss Seasons of a Therapist: Path to Licensure (Part One)聽
    聽Topics:聽
    路聽 聽 聽 Importance of connection and network of support along your path to licensure
    路聽 聽 聽 Learning from others who have traveled the path without a time machine
    路聽 聽 聽 Hearing a former trainees experience聽
    路聽 聽 聽 When practicum starts in grad school
    路聽 聽 聽 When you begin seeing 鈥渞eal clients鈥
    路聽 聽 聽 The first client session
    路聽 聽 聽 When the imposter syndrome shows up
    路聽 聽 聽 Normalizing first time jitters
    路聽 聽 聽 Choosing your grad school program and trainee site
    路聽 聽 聽 Importance of mentors and paying it forward
    路聽 聽 聽 Acclimating to being a therapist
    路聽 聽 聽 Honing the inherit natural abilities as a therapist
    路聽 聽 聽 Abundance Mindset versus Scarcity Mindset
    路聽 聽 聽 Interconnected mental health field and individual provider鈥檚 web
    路聽 聽 聽 Know your why鈥檚 (values-based) of being a supervisor
    路聽 聽 聽 Seasons of a Therapist
    路聽 聽 聽 Growth Mindset
    路聽 聽 聽 Throwback to Mt. Everest (episode one)
    路聽 聽 聽 Learn everyday
    路聽 聽 聽 Paperwork/ documentation as a supervisee
    路聽 聽 聽 Importance of getting your hours (and other docs) signed as you travel the path
    路聽 聽 聽 Minimum and Maximum Trainee hours one may earn while in grad school
    路聽 聽 聽 Important questions to ask when selecting trainee site
    路聽 聽 聽 Direct and Indirect Hours
    路聽 聽 聽 Career Fair
    路聽 聽 聽 Interviewing for your Trainee Site (plan ahead)
    路聽 聽 聽 Earning supervision hours while in grad school
    路聽 聽 聽 90-Day Rule聽
    路聽 聽 聽 Trainees may only work in exempt sites (associates may work in private practice and / or corporations (only with first registration number up to 6 years)
    路聽 聽 聽 Unit ratios overview within individual, triadic, and group supervision
    路聽 聽 聽 Supervision ratios to be able to count experience for any given week
    路聽 聽 聽 Do not be afraid to ask questions
    路聽 聽 聽 Constructive feedback versus damaging feedback
    路聽 聽 聽 Taken advantage of learning and growth opportunities
    路聽 聽 聽 Juggling multiple supervisors
    路聽 聽 聽 Leveling up as a supervisee
    路聽 聽 聽 Regardless of where you are on the path鈥攏ever stop asking questions
    路聽 聽 聽 When you stop learning, you stop growing
    路聽 聽 聽 Shout Out to Powerful Supervisors
    聽Resources:
    鈥淥n Being a Therapist鈥 by Kottler (affiliate link)
    Track Your Hours
    CAMFT (California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists)
    Dr. Ben Caldwell
    Master Checklist for MFT Licensure
    BBS Forms and Publications
    Music by Thunderbird Ooyy via Epidemic
    Therapists Off Script

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