With so many people training to be therapists, are there enough clients to go around?
I hear a lot about the difficulty therapists have attracting clients, especially at the start of their journey into private practice.
After investing large amounts of time, money and effort into something you feel so passionate about, you discover there are very few salaried positions, so if you want to be a therapist you have to start your own private practice. <gulp>
So you decorate the spare room, have some business cards made and put an advert in online directories.
But the phone doesn’t ring, and you start to feel demoralised.
But I say there's no better time to be a therapist. And before you send me hate mail, take a read why...