iTherapy Blog

About Our Blog

Our blog is written by practicing professionals who offer online counseling services. Their advice, tips, and experiences are shared to inspire and educate peers, clients, and those seeking to learn more.

19

Jun2019
This was NOT the plan was it?! Getting the end of an exhausting but fulfilling day of counseling sessions only to be greeted by...   emails begging for an answer unfulfilled insurance ... Read More

11

Jun2019
You worked hard to earn your license. It felt good to receive it from the state licensing board and if you’re working in an office, that’s all you need. But if you’re providing services online, haven’t you wished you could work across state lines? State licensing boards, and other legal ... Read More

05

Jun2019
You deserve to be paid. At least, that’s what we believe. But as a therapist running an online practice, we realize getting paid isn’t as simple as receiving a paycheck. It’s as complicated as making an apple pie…... Read More

22

May2019
“The military teaches our service members how to go to war. But the military does not teach them how to come home. I’m here to change that.” Have you ever walked away from a conversation thinking, something amazing is about to happen? That’s how ... Read More

08

May2019
Tired of illness and weather canceling your sessions? It may be time to try a two-way no-show policy. Wish people would show up for their online sessions or shoot you an email the day before?! Yeah, us too! Through a series of conversations, we heard of a ... Read More

24

Apr2019
Are you a DIY person or a I’ll-just-buy-it person? I have friends that LOVE scouring pinterest for their next project. Curtains?! No problem, they have about a million ideas and a sewing machine ready. It’s about a personal touch and crafting those curtains exactly the way ... Read More

03

Apr2019
If you’re not telling anyone about what you do, does it really matter what you do?! We believe what you do does matter and we want to see you tell people about it. So, here’s 5 different ways to tell the world what you do.... Read More

20

Mar2019
Have you ever filled out one of those quizzes floating around on the internet? Like, “What’s your secret-sauce for marketing”, “What type of sleeper are you”…? No?! Well, then you’ve probably taken a personality test at some point or done one of those facebook things that ... Read More

06

Mar2019
Running your own practice as an online therapist comes with its own set of challenges. Sure you don’t have to choose between your love for therapy and love for your family (or travel) anymore, but it can get lonely.  Not only are you a therapist listening to ... Read More

20

Feb2019
Three things therapists wish they had thought about before providing therapy to out-of-state or international clients. You’ve spent hours with your client and they’ve covered a lot of ground.  Your client recently received a promotion and is now moving. Because they’re thankful for all you’ve done together and want ... Read More