Pre-Recorded Non-CEU Certificate Course

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Private Practitioner Certificate Course

If you believe there is indeed no better time than now to open up or re-evaluate your private practice, then this is the Certificate Course for you.

Please join us, learn about, and get the tools you need to open up or fine-tune your Private Practice.

Be your own boss, have the independence and freedom you are looking for, and make the difference you want with your patients and clients.

At the end of each online seminar in this series, you will:
  1. Learn, as an ongoing process, how to build or refine your private practice.
  2. Have a deeper understanding of what is needed to achieve your private practice goals.
  3. Gain the tools necessary to hone, fine-tune, and manage obstacles that may come up along the way.

Join us for this 8-Week Private Practitioner Certificate Course

There are NO CEUs attached to it.

This Course is intended only for clinicians who are ready to start their private practice or fine-tune their private practice.

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”

- Chinese Proverb

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"Karen is in this experience with me, which motivates me all the more to continue to work towards my goal. For the first time I feel that I can make progress on my goal because of the insights gained in the webinar, as well as the support of Karen and my colleagues." - Vilma, LCSW-R

"SWEET Institute presenters continue to hit it out of the park with their trainings! Thank you again for your wonderful, thoughtful, and intelligent presentations." - Irma, LCSW

"SWEET is a wonderful learning Institute with caring and loving staff whose goal is to provide information in a supportive way, not as to make one feel inadequate, but to feel empowered and motivated to learn more." - Caroline, LCSW-R

"I am amazed at how much I have learned." - Karen, LISW

"Dr. Sidor is exquisitely brilliant and vibrant, and brings the learning and growing experience to life. His classes are life-changing for ourselves and for our clients. I also love and greatly appreciate my peer camaraderie." - Elizabeth, LCSW-R

Session Topics:

Session 1: Private Practitioner: What's My Niche?

Session 2: Private Practitioner: How Do I Build My Practice?

Session 3: Private Practitioner: How Do I Make Myself Stand Out?

Session 4: Private Practitioner: What Pitfalls Do I Need to Avoid?

Session 5: Private Practitioner: How Do I Market My Practice?

Session 6: Private Practitioner: What Documentation Do I Need?

Session 7: Private Practitioner: What Are the Legal and Medical Things I Need to Know?

Session 8: Private Practitioner: How Do I Prevent Isolation?

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Your Facilitator and Co-Facilitator

Mardoche Sidor, MD & Karen Dubin, PhD, LCSW
Mardoche Sidor, MD & Karen Dubin, PhD, LCSW

Mardoche Sidor, MD, is a Harvard-trained Quadruple Board Certified Psychiatrist, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Columbia University, School of Physicians and Surgeons, trained in and taught all major psychotherapeutic modalities, including and not limited to CBT, DBT, Family Systems, and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy. He is also the author of 11 books including Journey to Empowerment, Discovering Your Worth, The Power of Faith. and, The Art of Living. Dr. Sidor has worked both as a primary care physician and Medical Director in three different settings, including a Chief Medical Officer of the Center for Alternative Sentencing and Employment Services (CASES). He is a main facilitator for the SWEET Institute. His 11th book, entitled, NLP for Clinicians is now available to the public.

Karen Dubin, PhD, LCSW, is a Columbia-trained Social Worker with wide clinical, teaching, and supervision experience. She also has a background in management, mentorship, and leadership that spans more than 20 years. Her added passion is in advocacy and coaching. She has previously held Executive level positions, and two other directorships in different organizations. She is currently Adjunct Faculty at Columbia University School of Social Work and Adelphi University School of Social Work. She also maintains a private practice, provides supervision, and clinical and management training. She is also a personal and executive-level coach. She is a main facilitator for the SWEET Institute.