About a year ago I started my journey towards owning my own practice.
I also began documenting the journey, so the below vlog is from April 14, 2022, almost a year ago exactly.
If you're wondering if a solo practice is right for you, I hope you can learn from my experience.
You can catch up on any videos you missed here.
Todays video is:
April 14, 2022 I don't know how to get clients to give me clients.
What I'm Pondering
AI is coming for your boyfriend
While other countries debate the ethics, morality and long-term societal impacts of artificial intelligence, many Chinese are dating their favorite chatbots. According to Microsoft researchers, Xiaoice, its emotive Chinese-speaking chatbot (spun off into a separate company in 2021), had more than 650 million users — in 2018. During the pandemic, many of those users — a demographic dominated by young men — embraced Xiaoice to take the edge off their loneliness.
How Change Works in EFT-C
The primary mechanism of change in emotion‐focused couples therapy (EFT‐C) is described as one partner accessing and expressing vulnerability, with the other partner responding affiliatively, with compassion, acceptance, validation, and support. These interactions are assumed to restructure the negative, rigid interactional cycle that usually brings couples to therapy and helps build a positive emotional bond.
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