Podcasts are a powerful way to work on your approach to your practice. So much of our success depends on our mindset, and podcasts make it easier to carve out time in the day to focus on your mental game.
To keep growing means learning from others who are succeeding and those that are further down the path. Podcasts are an easy way to access a wealth of industry-leading information at no cost.
While it may seem a stretch to add another thing to your plate, listening to the best healthcare podcasts is something that can fit in with your schedule, whether you choose to listen on your commute to and from work, on your lunch break, or while taking a walk.
Podcasts that are relevant to your practice have the potential to inspire you, breathe fresh energy into your practice, and even improve the way you manage your practice and serve clients.
This round-up includes the best for:
- Private Practice
- Physical Therapists
- Mental Health Professionals
- Speech Therapists
Private Practice Podcasts
Practice Acceleration Podcast
Tristan and his team know the world of private practice is harder and more competitive than ever before. But they believe with the right direction, strategies and support, growing your practice doesn’t need to take time.
Highlights: strategic growth, mindset, practice management
Private Practice With Soul™
The only podcast for women in private practice that integrates mind, business and energy to help you create a Private Practice with Soul™ (and get results!)
Highlights: mindset, female-focused, confidence
The Group Practice Exchange
The goal of this podcast is to help practice owners learn ways to grow. Hear about all topics that are related to group practice ownership. Hear other group practice owners talk about how they run their business. From start-up to thriving, find useful information that’s sure to help you in your process of growing your group practice!
Highlights: growth, group practice ownership, management principles
Practiceology “7 Questions in 7 Minutes” Podcast
The Practiceology™ Podcast brings proven tools, strategies and programs to allied health business owners across the world who want to earn more, work less and enjoy their lives. The concept is simple: they deliver as many key business-boosting ideas as they can in each “7 Questions in 7 Minutes” episode.
Highlights: business planning, entrepreneurship, technology
The Business of Being Well
A hands-on practitioner’s source to grow a profitable business without working your life away.
Welcome to The Business of Being Well. If you’re a hands-on practitioner who wants to grow a profitable business without working your life away, you’re in the right place. So sit back, take a deep breath, and enjoy the show.
Highlights: practice growth, self-management, finances, online strategies
Private Practice Made Perfect by Cathy Love
The Private Practice Made Perfect is for paediatric allied health professionals. Cathy interviews allied health business owners, digital marketing specialists, accountants, and others to harness their collective wisdom so you can access expert knowledge that can be applied to your practice. Her approach is light-hearted and fun, and the one thing that all her interviewees have in common is an infectious energy and passion for their topic.
Highlights: practice management, practical insights, expert interviews
Grow Your Clinic, by Clinic Mastery
This podcast from the team at Clinic Mastery will help you to inspire your team members and offer clients an amazing experience. By focusing on creating a high-quality experience for your clients, you are able to learn the skills required to grow your private practice.
Highlights: practice management, strategic growth, mindset
The Practice of the Practice by Joe Sanok
In his podcast, Joe shares innovative ideas for starting, growing and scaling a private practice. Specifically focused on service-based businesses in the health niche such as counseling, coaching, chiropractic, and massage; Joe offers strategies for increasing income and influence.
Highlights: strategic growth, business planning, entrepreneurship
Abundance Practice Building by Allison Puryear
In her podcast, Allison shares practical advice for health professionals starting out on their own wanting to build a practice. With podcasts three times a week (Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays), she gives practical insights into building your dream practice.
Highlights: marketing strategies, tips and tricks, expert interviews
Physical Therapy Practice Podcasts
Healthy Wealthy & Smart
The Healthy Wealthy & Smart podcast with Dr. Karen Litzy features top experts in health, wellness and business with a particular focus on physical therapy. She takes evidence-based medicine and breaks it down to make it easier to understand and apply to your life. At Healthy Wealthy & Smart the goal is simple: to provide you with the best information to keep you healthy and pain-free!
Highlights: self-improvement, practice management, financial freedom
Evidence in Motion
Join Dr. Larry Benz as he interviews world-renowned thought leaders and shares his insights on leading with compassion, entrepreneurship and how humanizing healthcare can be a successful business model for PTs, OTs and other rehab clinic owners.
Note: This podcast has published its final episode and the reins have been passed to Dr. Kory Zimney, the host of PT Elevated.
Highlights: practice leadership, self-leadership, latest PT studies and evidence
PT Elevated Podcast is a clinically focused podcast for physical therapists and other rehab providers. They may occasionally talk about big ideas and nerd out on research, but their ultimate goal is to provide knowledge and tools that you can apply in the clinic right away. This podcast wants you to learn something that helps you elevate your practice and increase your confidence.
Highlights: clinical focus, practical tools, self-confidence
Jimmy McKay works in a non-clinical physical therapy role, and his wide breadth of experience shows in his choice of content, which includes everything from discussions on the PT license compact and its effects on travel therapy, to interviews with prominent PT entrepreneurs. The tone is generally pretty light—perfect for listening with your colleagues during happy hour!
Highlights: motivational, science-backed therapy, technology, mindset
PT Inquest is an online journal club. Hosted by Erik Meira and JW Matheson, the show looks at an article every week and discusses how it applies to current physical therapy practice.
Highlights: published papers, practical insights
The Cash-Based Practice Podcast
Gathering input from many successful cash-based practice owners, this podcast covers all components of starting or transitioning into the out-of-network/private-pay business model for your private practice.
Highlights: start-ups, financial management, processes
The Physio Matters Podcast
Putting big mouths and big ideas behind microphones. Episodes feature expert, honest advice, delivered directly to listeners. It includes Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine information for those working in physiotherapy, sports therapy, sports rehabilitation, medicine and all divisions of the healthcare industry.
Highlights: expert interviews, rehabilitation, sports medicine
The Paul Gough Audio Experience: Business Lessons for Physical Therapists
If you’re a physical therapy clinic owner looking for tips, tools and strategies for growing your business, this is the podcast for you. Your host is Paul Gough – a former Professional Soccer Physical Therapist turned successful business owner and best selling author from the UK.
Highlights: marketing, budgeting, practice growth, online marketing
Physical Therapy Owners Club
If you’re a PT clinic owner trying to get your clinic off the ground or grow your business, you can always learn from others who have been there, done that. PT Owners Club will introduce you to fellow PT Owners who will share their paths to stability, freedom and success! Join the club!
Highlights: practice growth, opening a new practice, productivity
The P.T. Entrepreneur Podcast
The PT Entrepreneur Podcast with Danny Matta brings you interviews and insights from top physical therapy business owners. Topics range from starting and running a cash physical therapy practice to creating digital products and even physical products.
The PT Entrepreneur Podcast gives you an inside look at the minds and businesses of some of the most successful physical therapists today. No empty fluff…. just actionable, helpful information you can use TODAY.
Highlights: creating digital and physical products, actionable strategies
Mental Health / Psychology Practice Podcasts
Private Practice Elevation with Daniel Fava
Daniel Fava from Create My Therapist Website is on a quest to uncover the best website and online marketing strategies so you can grow a successful private practice and do the work you love. Discover how you can build an effective website for your therapy practice, attract the right clients through content marketing and blogging tips, develop passive streams of income and attract more of your ideal clients just by being your amazing self.
Highlights: SEO, new client generation, blogging tips, content marketing
Starting a Counselling Practice with Kelly + Miranda from ZynnyMe
Kelly + Miranda are two trained psychotherapists who not only grew successful private practices that weren’t dependent on insurance, they have worked with therapists all over the world to give them the information, strategies, mindset, skills, processes, and templates they need to create their own unique, successful private practice.
Highlights: processes, mindset, process development
Selling the Couch
With over 1 million downloads + listeners in over 130 countries, Selling the Couch is the #1 podcast for current and future mental health private practitioners who think differently. Psychologist Melvin Varghese interviews successful therapists in private practice about how they’ve built their businesses in and beyond the therapy room as well as top entrepreneurs, business/marketing, productivity, and social media experts.
Highlights: getting referrals, productivity tips, social media, entrepreneurship
Rebel Therapist is the podcast where you’ll get support in being a therapist entrepreneur. Hosted by Annie Schuessler, therapist and business coach and strategist for therapists, you’ll find support for taking your work beyond the therapy room to make an even bigger impact.
Highlights: entrepreneurship, strategic leadership, practice growth
Counsellor Toolbox Podcast
Learn about the current research and practical counselling tools to improve your skills and provide the best possible services. Counsellor Toolbox targets counsellors, coaches and companions, but can also provide useful counselling self-help tools for individuals and their loved ones who may be struggling.
Highlights: self-improvement, skills development, mental health
Private Practice Workshop
Hosted by John Clarke, a licensed psychotherapist and private practice consultant, this show is packed with powerful and effective techniques that will allow you to build your practice into exactly what you want it to be.
Highlights: strategic thinking, group practice ownership, growth mindset
Brand Your Practice Podcast
Many mental health professionals open a private practice to help more people and make more $$$. The problem is they lack a clear plan to generate growth and attract new clients.
Highlights: new business, SEO, growth, scalability
Empathy Rising: Side Hustles for Therapists in Private Practice
The Empathy Rising Podcast is the place for therapeutic entrepreneurs who want to evolve beyond the couch.
Highlights: scaling, coaching, targeting, marketing
Mountain Practice Journeys
Their mission is to help therapists love the business side of private practice, and provide the inspiration and motivation to keep going even when things get difficult.
Highlights: new practices, practice growth, online strategies, practice management
A Counselors Journey To Private Practice
In the podcast, Juan shares his journey, to help you in your journey of private practice with growing, scaling, marketing, and branding all with a touch of curiosity and ambition.
Highlights: marketing, branding, scaling, mental health
The Practice of Therapy with Gordon Brewer
This podcast is ideal for therapists, counselors, social workers, psychotherapists, and mental health clinicians in their practice journeys. Gordon Brewer is the host and provides tools, resources and advice for people starting, growing or expanding their private practices. The podcast will help you learn from other experts in the field to move your private practice forward to success.
Highlights: strategic growth, expert interviews
The Private Practice Startup by Dr. Kate Campbell & Katie Lemieux
This is a brilliant podcast for health practices that will both inspire you and give you practical tips to grow your practice and create your ideal life as a private practice owner.
The hosts are Kate Campbell, PhD, LMFT & Katie Lemieux, LMFT – two therapists who built their 6-figure private practices from the ground up. They’re passionate about helping health professionals on their private practice journey from startup to mastery. In their podcast, they interview experts in mental health, successful private practitioners, and others to help practice owners grow their businesses.
Highlights: expert interviews, practical tips
Speech Therapy Practice Podcasts
Private Practice Success Stories
Jena is a private practice consultant who has helped thousands of speech-language pathologists start and grow their own private practices through her company, The Independent Clinician.
Highlights: practice growth, work-life balance, testimonials
SLP Happy Hour
SLP Happy Hour is a podcast for caring SLPs who want more calm and less chaos in their workday. The team is passionate about combating perfectionism and helping SLPs create stronger and healthier relationships with their work worlds, and to have more fun and calm at home. On the podcast, they talk about happiness, SLP lesson fails, easy (lazy) lessons, new habits they are trying to create, and tips and tricks for maintaining more SLP calm.
Highlights: workplace happiness, community, support, habit building
SLPs Wine and Cheese’s Podcast
Meet Deb and Maria. Two NYC Speech Pathologists giving practical speech therapy tips and tricks while enjoying wine and cheese.
Highlights: practical tips, collaboration, wine
Dietitian Practice Podcasts
The Dietitian Success Podcast
This podcast makes it easier for dietitians and dietetic students to build expertise through online courses, community and ready-to-use client resources!
Highlights: practice resources, tech advice, online marketing
Pursuing Private Practice
Building a private practice, intuitive eating nutrition counselling skills, and marketing strategies to grow a business are just a few of the topics that Jennifer McGurk covers on the Pursuing Private Practice podcast. Featuring many dietitians that have been through the ups and downs of growing their own private practice specializing in intuitive eating, Jennifer McGurk is all about sharing other’s stories to inspire YOU that you can do it too. If you want to make an impact on client’s lives and support yourself as a business owner, this podcast is for you!
Highlights: marketing strategies, intuitive eating, testimonials, practice growth
Chiropractor Practice Podcasts
Lifestyle Practice Builders – Chiropractic Business & Marketing
Interviews and insights from top-performing chiropractors, entrepreneurs and marketing professionals. The Lifestyle Practice Builders Podcast is the ultimate online chiropractic business resource with tips, guides, case studies and tutorials on everything you need to know to build YOUR practice around YOUR lifestyle! Whether you’re a chiropractic student, new doctor, or experienced chiropractor, you’ll get actionable, inspirational and helpful information you can use TODAY.
Highlights: practice growth, productivity, efficiency
Lifestyle Practice Builders is available on Spotify.
One on One Chiropractic Coaching
One On One Chiropractic Coaching is dedicated to a concierge custom coaching program for chiropractors and their teams to build and brand the practice of their dreams. With all-inclusive “real time coaching” and mentoring programs with over 15 years of active experience and guaranteed results, the team prides itself in being knowledgeable experts who truly care.
Highlights: practice growth, practice mindset, experience-based advice
One on One Chiropractic Coaching is available on Apple Podcasts.
Rocket Chiropractic Podcast
The Rocket Chiropractic Podcast provides common-sense business and marketing advice for patient-centred chiropractors. Get practical advice designed to help chiropractors decrease their business stress, help more people and grow their income.
Highlights: marketing, business strategy, mindset, leadership
The Evidence-Based Chiropractor- Chiropractic Marketing and Research
The Evidence-Based Chiropractor is a podcast that features weekly research and marketing updates for chiropractors. Discover ideas and actionable information to inspire action, improve your communication, and lead to explosive chiropractic practice growth.
Highlights: latest research, communication, practice growth
Dr. Rubin’s more than 200 podcast episodes focus not only on chiropractic but also on helping others strive to live a healthy and positive lifestyle.
Highlights: education, chiropractic awareness, community, inspirational
Rockstar Doctor Life | Chiropractic Life & Practice
Each week you’ll hear real-life successes, struggles and tips for peak performance to help you rock your life as a chiropractor. Your host Dr. Melissa Longo and her guests share ideas about feeling great, growing your business and raising happy families.
Highlights: peak performance, mindset, leadership, practice growth
Dr. Jeff Danielson’s weekly podcast offers training materials and insight that you can share with your team, chiropractic associates, and other entrepreneurs. From sharing a spirit for life, guidance in navigating the world we live in, and making good decisions in the realm of entrepreneurship, Dr. Jeff will give you material that will both feed you and your team! Be inspired, be engaged, then Pay It Forward.
Highlights: inspirational, training, marketing
Podiatry Practice Podcasts
Podiatry Legends Podcast
The Podiatry Legends Podcast will change the way you SEE, FEEL & THINK about the podiatry profession. This podcast is the place where podiatrists openly share their amazing stories and careers paths, and expert business and marketing tips. It will expose you to all the opportunities that currently exist within the podiatry profession.
Highlights: personal stories, marketing strategies, mindset
Australian Podiatry Association (APodA) Podcast
The Australian Podiatry Association is the largest and oldest peak body representing podiatry and promoting foot health in Australia. As the leading provider of quality continuing education for podiatrists, the Association supports members with opportunities to develop professional careers, uphold standards and build connections. They are committed to the advancement of podiatry to improve foot health in the community. The positive impact of podiatric care changes the lives of one in five Australians who suffer from foot pain.
Highlights: research, sustainability, podiatry in Australia, evidence-based intervention
Australian Podiatry Association (APodA) Podcast is available on Apple Podcasts.
Podiatry Profits Podcast
Welcome to the Podiatry Profits Podcast where you will discover how to get more patients and multiply the profits of your practice with minimally invasive foot surgery and a proven marketing system.
Highlights: marketing, strategic growth, lead generation
The More Practice Profits Podcast
The podcast for clinic owners by Lorcan O’Donaile, podiatrist and healthcare business mentor. Discover how Lorcan O’Donaile built a clinic that allows him to see patients for only 5 hours a week, take 4 holidays a year and spend more time with his family and doing the things he loves, all while increasing profits by over 400%.
Highlights: work-life balance, practice growth, efficiency, productivity
If you’ve read through this list of healthcare podcasts and aren’t sure which to follow, try out one episode from each and start with an episode that covers something that you want to learn more about.
Rather than listening to business speakers or podcasts that aren’t a good fit for your needs, niche down to listen to practice-specific podcasts that will allow you to make practical improvements to the way that you run your practice.
If you’re a practice owner needing some fresh inspiration, try adding these healthcare podcasts to your list for new ideas on how to improve your practice. Build in a regular time slot for listening to podcasts and you’ll be amazed at the ideas and insights you gain.