015: Building an Online Counseling Practice with Clay Cockrell

Online counseling is the way of the future for many clients and their therapists. Have you considered building an online therapy practice?

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Ready to build your online counseling practice? Clay Cockrell is our expert on this exciting episode of the PPW podcast. Clay and I connect over our Southern/Appalachian routes (turned city dwellers…), how he started “walk and talk therapy” in NYC, and how he built the online counseling directory. Clay walks us through, step by step, how to build an online counseling practice, how to optimize your website for online clients, how to advertise internationally and across your state, and his specific tips for actually performing counseling online.
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Fee will be $19.95 a month instead of $24.95 a month.
Clay Cockrell, LCSW is a therapist based in New York City and is the founder of several counseling oriented endeavors. Most recently he is the founder of Onlinecounseling.com – a listing directory with the mission of helping clients all over the world to find the therapist that will best meet their needs. The site also works through their educational resources and podcasts to help counselors work online in an ethical, responsible and legal manner. A majority of proceeds from the site are donated to non-profit arts.
Clay started his career as the creator of Walk and Talk Therapy (www.walkandtalk.com). Instead of meeting in a traditional office, he conducts counseling sessions while walking through Central Park in NY.
Originally from Kentucky, Clay moved to New York City with his wife in 1997. He has been featured on ABC’s Good Morning America, CNN and National Public Radio as well as in the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, WebMD, and The Times of London. Most recently he was featured on CBS’s “The Doctor’s”.



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