Published on:

29th Apr 2021

ENCORE: Thinking Outside the Box to Grow Your Practice!

My guest today is Jason Weiland, who operates his therapy practice in Florida. He is dedicated to helping clients through wilderness retreats and workshops. Jason shares how he has combined his practice and his love of nature in thinking outside the box. His first large-scale wilderness workshop is coming up in June against the beautiful backdrop of the Colorado Rockies.

Join us to hear more about this unique offshoot of Jasonโ€™s therapy practice!


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Since 2015, I've hosted a weekly podcast where I interview successful therapists in private practice and other business owners to help us grow our impact + income in and beyond the therapy room.

The podcast has been downloaded over 1.2 million times and is heard in over 140 countries.

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Hi. I'm Melvin. I'm a psychologist (PhD), entrepreneur, and online creator living in Philadelphia, PA.

In 2014, I began to think about how to use the therapy skills we learn in grad school, and in our clinical work into different realms (e.g., podcasting, consulting, online course creation, etc).

This allows us to serve others on larger scales while diversifying our income beyond 1 to 1 work.

I make podcasts and videos about business, tech, productivity, and lessons I'm learning from becoming the CEO of a lean, mean 5 person 100% remote team (we're not really mean..it just rhymed =P).

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About the Podcast

Selling the Couch
Impact + Income Beyond The Therapy Room
With over 1 million downloads + listeners in over 130 countries, Selling the Couch is the #1 podcast for current and future mental health private practitioners who think differently.

Psychologist Melvin Varghese interviews successful therapists in private practice about how they've built their businesses in and beyond the therapy room as well as top entrepreneurs, business/marketing, productivity, and social media experts.

You'll learn how successful business owners get referrals, make money, work through fears, and how they've stopped "trading time for dollars" to diversify their income beyond the therapy room.

Melvin also shares the lessons as he grows his impact and diversifies his income beyond the therapy room (podcasting, video, online courses, membership sites, group masterminds, investing, etc) and the tips, tools, and tech he uses to grow STC from a single-person business to the CEO of a 5-person 100% remote team.

What you get are bite-sized and highly-actionable tips to guide your private practice and entrepreneurial journey.

Please check out https://sellingthecouch.com/start to get helpful resources to guide your practice and business journey.
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Melvin Varghese, PhD

*Licensed Psychologist
*Founder/Creator @ Selling The Couch
*Podcasting Since 2015 (1.2 million downloads)
*Serving Mental Health Private Practitioners Grow Their Impact + Income In And Beyond The Therapy Room.
*Healthcasters Podcasting Community (sellingthecouch.com/jointhehealthcasters)
*Online Course School (Launching In 2022)