By the time you've finished reading this book, you'll understand the fundamentals of entrepreneurship in the field of mental health and be able to establish a solid, detailed plan to conquer your fears and attain your dream career. You will understand how powerful you are, especially because you are a mental health professional with insights and training that no other entrepreneur has. If you're ready to make the leap from a draining nine to five job into a life of freedom, Mental Health Entrepreneur will set you on the right path. The entrepreneurial path is one where we are free to choose our own schedule, free to work with our preferred clientele, and free to nurture our own happiness.
This guide was created for entrepreneurs and small business owners. It seeks to empower thought leaders toward freedom from the grind and can serve as a supplemental tool to use alongside the assisted empowerment coaching and other business accelerator programs offered by Nakeya and her team. This book includes real life stories of CEOs and strategies for monetizing expertise in the field.
100% of this book's proceeds will benefit the charitable, 501 (C) 3 non profit charity, Therapeutic Play Foundation (www.therapeuticplayfoundation.org), whose mission is to build a healthier, more resilient world through empowerment, education and play. The Therapeutic Play Foundation in turn processes 100% of that amount towards costs of supplies and program development of after school and sports performance interventions.
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About the Author
She acts as the Executive Director of Fields Family Counseling Services (FFCS), which specializes in short & long term mental health staffing needs as well as individual, couple, family, and group therapy. FFCS was recipient of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year award at 2015's America's Small Business Summit.
Nakeya is also President and Chair of the Board for The Therapeutic Play Foundation (TPF), a nonprofit that seeks to build a healthier, more resilient world through empowerment, education and play.
Nakeya is an alumna of the University of Southern California where she received a BA in Communication, a Master's in Social Work and a Pupil Personnel Services Credential in School Social Work and Child Welfare & Attendance. Nakeya is a Registered Play Therapist - Supervisor and a certified field instructor and clinical supervisor. Nakeya is a 200 HR TT Yoga instructor, certificated in trauma informed yoga therapy and is certified in Mini Yogis Yoga for Kids yoga.
Nakeya's passion for educating fellow mental health professionals about innovative career opportunities led to the development of "The Social Worker as an Entrepreneur: Establishing your Brand" workshop that provides a foundation knowledge to participants about career building as well as ongoing professional mentorship & freelance employment opportunities with FFCS. This coaching workshop has now expanded into coaching services that help other mental health professionals monetize their expertise.
Further, Nakeya acts as a consultant to corporate entities to assist in the development of progressive initiatives focused on providing wellness strategies to their staff. Nakeya also provides in-service seminars and is available for private yoga therapy sessions, speaking engagements and consultation.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
Who Am I And Why Should You Trust Me? 13
Endorsements and Accolades 17
Queen Rising 20
My WHY 21
What I Want, Wants Me 32
Are You About That Life? 40
Stay Ready So You Don’t Have to Get Ready 54
Say YES 82
‘Cuz A Winner Don’t Quit on Themselves 90
I Break Chains All By Myself – Won’t Let My Freedom Rot in Hell 97
Summary and Action Steps 102
Build Your Business, Live Happier and Have More Freedom! 105
About Nakeya T. Fields 107
Book Nakeya T. Fields to Speak 110
One Last, Last Thing... 111