The way to grow my business is for people to be able to find me when they search for my specialty / area. My website and directory help do this - simple!
Boulder, CO (PRWEB) July 02, 2012
TherapySites (http://www.TherapySites.com), the authority in delivering professional and effective websites and online solutions for mental health professionals, today announced its affiliation with Therapists.com. The new partnership allows Therapists.com members to receive exclusive benefits and promotional offers through TherapySites, giving therapists the ability to expand their business by creating a powerful online presence.
TherapySites specializes in creating websites that are engaging, professional, cost-effective, and extremely simple to maintain, and help Therapists successfully market and manage their practice online. TherapySites package (with no set-up fees or contracts) include everything that’s needed for a professional online presence, including Search Engine Optimization, integrated email, editing tools, credit card processing, online appointment notifications, and unlimited technical and customer support.
“We recognize that therapists are looking for products that can help them quickly attract new clients, and our partnership with Therapists.com (http://www.therapists.com) is another tool to help them grow their practice,” Kathleen Maloney, President of TherapySites, explains. “We know it isn’t worth having a great website if no-one can find, and we are experts in helping therapists capture the right audience’s attention. And Therapists.com has this same mission.”
According to the National Institute of Mental Health, an estimated one in four U.S. adults suffers from a diagnosable disorder in a given year. For people in need who are going through a rough time, just seeking and making an appointment to see a therapist is a difficult task that can be put off for too long. Therapists.com lessens this anxiety by providing a wealth of information, as well as a search function, that eases the process. “Having worked in the mental health profession/field and having seen a therapist myself, I know that seeking a therapist can be a very difficult and anxiety-provoking endeavor,” said C.J. Newton, founder of Therapists.com.
Therapists.com is the latest brainchild of C.J. Newton, the developer of Internet’s first therapist search engine, (http://www.findcounseling.com) which grew to attract more than 1 million visitors per year. Therapists.com’s unique search function was built based on 16 years of experience building corporate websites and web directories, and extensive polling asking laypeople what they want to know most about a potential therapist: Location, Area of expertise (i.e. depression, gambling, grief etc.), Population Served (i.e. children & teens, adults, couples & families, businesses), Gender, Treatment Method (i.e. cognitive-behavioral, psychoanalysis, biofeedback etc., Languages spoken, Insurance taken. Therapists.com offers the potential patient privacy, ability to find the right fit, convenience and comprehensive resources on mental health topics and trends. It is more than a directory; it is a portal for all things mental health.
As an added benefit, Therapists.com members will receive one month free when they sign up for TherapySites services by entering the promotional code of “TPST”. Mental health professionals can get started building their online presence today by visiting http://www.TherapySites.com.