If you own or manage a community mental health center or a private practice with multiple clinicians, you may have been hit hard in the last few months with the new hire shortage. Unfortunately, the inability to staff your practice can mean you are unable to bring on new clients, which is especially concerning during a time when so many need help. Here are some ways to find help.
Clinic and private practice owners, are you frustrated with your ability to track those who are interested in your services: forms, appointment, insurance, etc? Optimize your intake system in one afternoon!
Therapists, as leaders in mental healthcare, you can help open up dialogue about mental illness and to work to fight stigma by leveraging social media.
“I don’t have time for all that computer stuff, I focus on people.” Technology can feel like the enemy when it sucks our time or when our systems are so complicated we are distracted from our higher work. But in 2020, people insist on using technology to find you, interact with you and even praise you.