101 – Introduction to Telemental Health Theory and Practice
6 CE Hours Available * This course qualifies for Legal & Ethical CE Hours.
This training course is offered 24/7, available complete at your own pace (anytime within 6 months from registration date)
This 100% online course introduces you to the decades of scientific research that have shaped online counseling and telemental health today, starting in 1959! The discussion starts with definitions, a theoretical overview as per the scientific literature to introduce ethical, legal, clinical, technical and yes — even reimbursement strategies.
Get ready for an online educational adventure of a lifetime! Taught by a world-class faculty whose passion has led the field for more than two decades, you will appreciate the benefit that only decades of experience can deliver: the immediate ability to integrate and deliver the facts in a single, incisive voice to help you get the point, extract the legal and ethical “to-do’s,” and get yourself started toward building your own legal, ethical and evidence-based telepractice within hours. Register now, read from the comfort of your home or office, and print your CE certificate today!
- Identify at least 3 basic definitions used to describe telemental health as a field
- Intelligently discuss at least 3 primary legal concerns to be addressed in telemental health
- Intelligently discuss at least 3 primary ethical concerns to be addressed in telemental health
- List at least 3 legitimate ways to approach online assessment
- Describe at least 2 issues of relevance to practicing over state lines
- Identify which of the many technologies used today meets HIPAA, HITECH and PIPEDA requirements
- Identify which of the many technologies used today is preferred by insurance companies
- Responsibly outline how to approach termination with an online client/patient
- Show where to access more than 3,000 searchable evidence-based references for telemental health
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As you probably have noticed with our detailed descriptions above, we take our your training quite seriously. If you want to learn a lot, enjoy the process and meet an extraordinary group of world-wide colleagues from our community, join us today to enjoy a learning experience that is off the chart! We are so sure you’ll enjoy the experience, that we offer you a 100%, 30-day money back guarantee.
All readings are provided as part of your course at no added fee.