This guest post was written by Vanessa Anderson-Smith of Anderson-Smith Speech Therapy, LLC.
One family member told me this was 'the biggest mistake of my life'. Others said 'take the risk'. My husband had faith in me but I can't say he didn't hold his breath. I did too...but I didn't tell many I did.
Vanessa Anderson-Smith is a Speech-Language Pathologst and South Dakota native who received her masters degree from the University Of South Dakota in 2010. Vanessa began her career working in skilled nursing homes in the area and then transitioned to servicing children full time. Vanessa lives in Sioux Falls with her husband Ryan, 2 dogs, and one cat.
To learn more about Vanessa, visit her private practice website and "Like" her Facebook page.
Jena H. Casbon, MS CCC-SLP is a private practice consultant who helps SLPs, OTs and PTs start their own private practices. She is the author of two books: The Guide to Private Patients and The Guide to Creating a Web Presence For Your Private Practice and an online course, Grow Your Private Practice.