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Saturday February 23, 2013 from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM MST
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Naropa University - Paramita Campus 
3285 30th Street
Boulder, CO 80309

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Melissa Holland 
Naropa University 

Naropa University
Private Practice Symposium

Saturday, February 23, 2013
1:00 p.m. -  6:00 p.m.
Paramita Campus, Virya and Dana

All Naropa students, staff, faculty, alumni and their guests are invited to join us for this free half-day workshop about developing a thriving private practice!


1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Panel in Virya

  • Michelle Frieswyk-Johnson
  • Lesley Glenner
  • Matt Laughlin

2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions 1

creating abundance through collaboration - collaborating with colleagues in mutually beneficial ways and creating a wellness center model, with Michelle Frieswyk-Johnson, in private practice and founder of the Lousiville Wellness Center.
Location: Dana
using technology to add value to your practice: exploring videos, e-newsletter, blogs and webinars with Matt Laughlin, Lesley Glenner and Livia Shapiro
Location: Virya

3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions 2

marketing your practice: using effective approaches and strategies to get the word out about your practice and develop your client base with Becky DeGrossa
Location: Virya

private practice - start-up essentials: a discussion of general business matters for private practice.  In addition, we will cover entity analysis, corporate compliance, taxation, and contractual issues with attorney at law, Theresa Pickner
Location: Dana

4:45 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions 3

Your relationship with Money and the "Sliding Scale Conversation": how to navigate the money conversations with Tom Lietaert
Location: Virya

5:45 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Closing
Location: Virya

Alumni Panelists/Facilitators:

*Not an Naropa alumnus, but a friend of Naropa!

Notes:  Please note that you are invited to bring water, beverages and snacks if you wish. Parking is free and available.