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Episode 214 Up Close and Personal with Samara Stone
Startup Nation, Meet:
Since 2005, Samara has been the Founder of The Stone Foundation, a behavioral health firm in Maryland. As an inspiring and innovative leader for mental health entrepreneurs, she leverages her 20 years of experience through professional development and private practice coaching with PerfectedPractice.com and branding solutions with BeBrandConfident.com.
Confident, outspoken and an entrepreneur even at a young age.
Life growing up as an only child and a big change at 14 years old.
Maggie was my inspiration to become a therapist.
Pandemic life, horror films & her kids.
Resources & Giveaways
Check out our earlier podcast in 2017 with Samara on 3 Ways to Grow a Successful Pro-Insurance Private Practice
Guest's Contact Info:
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Meet Your Co-Hosts:
What’s up #StartupNation!?! We’re so excited you’re here. In case you’re new to our community, I’m Dr. Kate Campbell, LMFT (on the right) and my business partner aka “BP” Katie Lemieux, LMFT is on the left.
We both built our thriving, 6-figure full-fee private practices from the ground up and love inspiring ambitious mental health professionals across the globe to brand themselves and grow their dream private practice!
We have a blast co-hosting the podcast! We look forward to inspiring you from startup to mastery!