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.

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Feb2019
You’re sitting in front of your computer screen after seven in-person counseling sessions.  You’re exhausted, but determined to get to the bottom of this starting-an-online-practice thing. Your cursor blinks in the search bar… Hold up! Before you go to bed another hour later we’d like ... Read More

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Jan2019
You’ve finally crept all the way out to the edge of the high diving board.  Your toes are wrapped around the final centimeters of the white sandpaper-y bendy piece of something. “You’ve got this,” your mom calls from the other side of the pool, video camera ... Read More

24

Jan2019
Tell me if this sounds familiar:   “I’ve never been super interested in offering online therapy sessions because I think you’d lose valuable information, such as body language, tone, and pacing.” Turns out, you’re not alone.  When ... Read More

15

Jan2019
If you've ever considered making a splash online with a blog but decided against it, because the odds of getting noticed seemed way too slim, this is the post for you! We got to sit down with Marissa Lawton, the online therapist’s go-to gal to getting noticed online, discover ... Read More

10

Dec2018
The most productive blog post a therapist can write… You want to get noticed online, after all you are an online therapist. You look ... Read More

16

Nov2018
If you don’t have these two things on your website you might be missing out on new clients. Something awesome just happened. Wanna know what it is?! Lucy was given a referral to five therapists and one of them is you! She’s ... Read More

09

Nov2018
“I was told that you couldn’t make real money if you had your own practice. Well, all I can say is, ‘I wish I had started my practice sooner.’ I’m earning the money I need, doing what I love, and running my own schedule, all because I started my own ... Read More

17

Oct2018
Have you ever used a ladle to flip pancakes?  Probably not. But if you had you would have realized that flipping pancakes with a ladle didn’t work so good. In actuality you probably used the ladle to pour the pancake batter onto your pan and then flipped the pancakes with a ... Read More

11

Oct2018
On National Mental Health Day…Don’t forget the Mental Health Professionals. Whether you are a mental health professional, or you know and love one, please remember – SELF CARE! Compassion fatigue can be a serious occupational hazard for those in any kind of helping profession. Compassion fatigue is characterized by physical and ... Read More

10

Oct2018
Did you know that in America: 14 million people die of cancer every year 25 million people have asthma 29.1 million people develop diabetes 53 million people have arthriti... Read More