VISTAS Online is an innovative publication produced for ACA by Dr. Garry R. Walz and Dr. Jeanne C. Bleuer of Counseling Outfitters, LLC. Its purpose is to provide a means of capturing the ideas, information and experiences generated by the annual ACA Conference and selected ACA Division Conferences. Papers on a program or practice that has been validated through research or experience may also be submitted. This digital collection of peer-reviewed articles is authored by counselors, for counselors. VISTAS Online contains the full text of over 900 proprietary counseling articles published from 2004 to 2017.
Deciding Whether To Start a Private Practice
Sally Gelardin and Robert Chope
We shall cover the following topics related to starting a private practice:
(a) identifying personal attributes,
(b) networking within professional organizations and with other entrepreneurs,
(c) enlisting the support of mentors,
(d) reading entrepreneurial books and taking workshops and classes,
(e) managing your Internet presence.