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Event Details - START UP & GROW Your Private Practice-an experiential & creative approach Feb 2019

Title: START UP & GROW Your Private Practice-an experiential & creative approach Feb 2019
Type of Activity: Workshops & Seminars
Objective of Course / Workshop:

>  Want to start or grow your private practice but don’t know where to begin?

>  Need help with marketing and your online presence ?

Kerryn Knight is a private practice owner, founder of Kindred Art Space and previously in management for not-for-profit and private sectors.

With this experience Kerryn has navigated the marketing arena and formed a workable business model while remaining authentic to herself and the transpersonal therapeutic service she provides her clients.

In this 2 day experiential and creative workshop she shares this knowledge and experience with you, to empower and support you to embody your practice and prepare you on your journey from business conception to start up and beyond. 

Course / Workshop Outline:

This two-day workshop will provide you with creative and experiential processes coupled with practical tools to empower you to design, create and build your successful and unique practice.

Dates: Saturday 2nd & Saturday 9th February 2019


OPD points: 10
Course / Workshop content:

This two-day workshop will empower you to:

Day 1:

  • create and define your unique personal branding,
  • how to stay motivated,
  • essential self-care,
  • maximising personal skills,
  • creative processes to embody your unique practice

Day 2:

  • how to get clear on your ideal client,
  • how to get your message out there,
  • website design and online marketing
  • Budgets and setting fees as well as.
  • forming a workable business plan.

Labyrinth & Sharing Circle:

A Labyrinth, symbolic spiral has been created as a mosaic in the Meditation & Healing Garden at Kindred Art Space for you to walk along carrying your creative processes you have made during each workshop. Labyrinth’s are designed for spiritual healing and also to set your intention at a deep symbolic level. It helps ground the wisdom you have gained by the therapeutic processes of the Workshop and bring this into your daily life and into your private practice.

Take-Away items include handouts and art you make through the creative and experiential processes designed for you to embody your unique practice.

The workshop is suitable for counsellors, psychologists and therapists wanting to start up a private practice and looking to build their current practice. 

Start/End Date: 02/02/2019 to 09/02/2019
Time: 09:30:00 - 16:00:00
Presenter / Provider: Kerryn Knight
Contact Name: Kerryn Knight
Contact Phone: 0450253990
Contact Email:
Qualifications: Dip. Transpersonal Art Therapy; Adv. Dip. of Business (Accounting); Cert. IV Training & Assessment

Kerryn Knight is a registered supervisor and member of the ACA College of Supervisors, a registered Level 2 Counsellor with the Australian Counselling Association (ACA), Sand Play Therapy Master Practitioner and Transpersonal Art Therapist.

Kerryn’s formal qualifications include Diploma of Transpersonal Art Therapy, Adv. Diploma of Business (Accounting), Certificate of Supervision and Certificate IV Workplace Training and Assessment.

Before commencing her Counselling & Art Therapy private practice in 2008, Kerryn became an accidental counsellor in her retail jewellery business some 20 years prior where her passion for the therapeutic relationship began.  She has also held management positions in the marketing industry and project management and staff training in the not-for-profit sector.  In 2016 Kerryn founded Kindred Art Space.  This nurturing, welcoming creative warehouse conversion is a gallery and workshop space encircled by beautifully furnished consulting rooms, complete with a unique meditation garden and atrium rooftop garden.  Kerryn shares this space with other independent specialists including psychologists, psychotherapists and hypnotherapists providing mental health and wellbeing for the community and she runs her many workshops from this nurturing space.

Kerryn’s unique background in business management, coupled with a creative transpersonal approach enables her to provide you with a ‘bigger picture’ perspective of private practice, processes required, the practical ‘how-to’s’ as well as support you to embody your unique and successful practice from conception to start up and beyond.

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Address: Kindred Art Space
Address 2: 22 Kookaburra Street
Suburb: Frankston
State: VIC
Postcode: 0
Parking: Free
Is there disability parking and entry? No
Are meals included with this event? Yes
If yes, what meals? Morning / Afternoon Tea
Registration URL:

Cost ($): Early Bird $398 / Full Fee $ 548
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Dates: Saturday 2nd & Saturday 9th February 2019

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