Start Your Own Private Practice

Start Your Own Private Practice

Are you a Mental Health Professional who has considered starting your own psychotherapy private practice but you are left feeling confused, overwhelmed or stuck? If  you have asked yourself, where to start and are unsure of:

  • Who to talk to
  • What’s involved
  • How to do it

If your answers to the above questions are yes, meet with Dr. Lipsky to get your questions answered and learn the steps she has taken to develop, grow and sustain her practice. Consultations will include discussions detailing the essential elements in developing your ideal practice, including but not limited to:

  • The fundamental differences between going into solo practice vs. joining a group practice
  • Participating with insurance companies or not
  • Record keeping options (including benefits and drawbacks of EHR and practice management systems)
  • Considerations of where geographically to start your practice
  • Marketing ideas and considerations
  • Forming a sole proprietorship or an LLC
  • Setting aside money for self-employment taxes
  • Understanding your unique value as a clinician
  • Creating a long-term vision for your ideal practice

Questions? Contact MPS PLLC at: [email protected] to learn more about how to start your own psychotherapy private practice today.  How to Start A Psychotherapy Practice consultations are available in both an individual and small group format (if available).*

Psychotherapy is a collaborative process which aims to foster positive change, and in turn leads to an improved quality of life. Beginning psychotherapy is often the first step toward becoming the healthiest version of yourself, regardless of the challenges you are facing. MPS provides Psychotherapy for Couples, Adults and Teens.

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MPS PLLC is conveniently located in the Courthouse/Clarendon neighborhood of Arlington, Virginia. The office is 2 blocks from the Court House metro stop on the Orange Line. Our building is 10 minutes from downtown Washington, DC and the location provides easy access to major roadways including 50, 395, 66, and the GW Parkway. For your convenience metered and garage parking is available.

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2000 N 15th Street Suite 200
Arlington Virginia 22201


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