Telebehavioral Health & Telemental Health Consultation for Individual and Group Practitioners

Marlene Maheu, Ph. D.

Avoid Costly and Time-Consuming Mistakes

Telebehavioral and telemental health consultation are available for telepsychiatry, telepsychology, behavioral telehealth, distance counseling and online therapy from the Telebehavioral Health Institute’s (TBHI) world-class consulting team. TBHI’s international focus will benefit you by shortening your time to market for a number of products and services in a wide variety of topics related to telebehavioral and telemental health and/or supporting technologies, include videoconferencing, telephone, text messaging, email for telecommunications as well as other speciality services such as the use of wearables, virtual reality, virtual worlds, informatics, machine learning, affective computing and much more. Consultation is also available to work with technology-focused companies to find behavioral niches of interest.

Services for individual and group practitioners include a needs assessment followed by suggestions for:

  • Which technology modalities and features to consider
  • How to get paid for telemental health in your specialty niche
  • Billing codes and procedures (CPT, DSM-5, ICD-10)
  • Best practice review and training for you and your staff
  • Telebehavioral health strategic and business planning
  • Telebehavioral health program design
  • Software, platform and/or app review and commentary
  • Work flow optimization
  • Community outreach
  • Regulatory issues
  • Graduate and professional training program design
  • Online mini-conference planning and implementation
  • Forensics
  • Referrals to other specialists who can be instrumental in your progress

Private Consultation Discount Package

Three 1-hour telephone or video meetings


1-Hour Private Consultation

1-hour telephone or video meeting




Click questions below for detailed answers. (Note: “telemental health” and “telebehavioral health” terms are used interchangeably)

All meetings are conducted by telephone to minimize technology challenges with multiple people. Unless indicated otherwise, meetings will be can be fully recorded for playback as needed. International participants are invited. Individual and start-up consultation packages are delivered by telephone, video and in-person, as desired by the client. In-person meetings incur additional charges, of course.

Meetings are conducted in 1-hour increments. Please note, partial-hour meetings will not incur refunds or roll over meeting time.

Your automatically-generated receipt will give you access to our calendar for your maximum scheduling convenience. If you find no suitable times (our calendar is especially full during speaking season) please contact us and we will schedule with you directly.

Consultation is available with or without CE hours. Please double check with your state board to determine if it allows such consultation to apply toward continuing education hours for licensure renewal requirements. Please contact us for more information.

The Telebehavioral Health Insitute has been approved to provide CE Hours from the following:

  • The American Psychological Association (APA)
  • The Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)
  • NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
  • The National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC)

The American Medical Association (AMA) has approved the training in the past, but physicians registering for the program preferred to not obtain CMEs. As a result, CME availability is limited. Speak with us if you need CMEs by writing to

Nurses are formally approved in California, and approved by most other states, by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS). See Continuing Education information below.
If you have questions about how training works or which course is right for you, please contact us.

Continuing Education Approvals for Telemental Health Consultation (in some states & provinces)

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Psychologists — American Psychological Association (APA)

Telebehavioral Health Institute is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Telebehavioral Health Institute maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Social Workers — Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)

The Telebehavioral Health Institute, Inc. (TBHI), provider #1328, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. The Telebehavioral Health Institute, Inc. maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 11/18/2016 – 11/18/2019. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval.

Addiction Professionals — NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

The Telebehavioral Health Institute, Inc. (TBHI), is officially on file with NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC) as an Approved Education Provider. TMHI has been approved as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider. NAADAC Provider #159459, TBHI is responsible for all aspects of their programing.

Counselors — National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)

The Telebehavioral Health Institute, Inc. (TBHI), has been approved by National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) as an Approved Continuing Education Provider. ACEP No. 6708. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC Credit are clearly identified. TBHI is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.

California Social Workers, Marriage & Family Therapists, Counselors & Nurses — California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS)

When California MFTs, LCSWs and LPCCs turn in certificates to the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS), they will accept the CE credit hours based on TBHI’s APA approval.

The Telebehavioral Health Institute, Inc. (TBHI), has partnered with Alliant International University to bring you Continuing Education for the training you complete at TBHI. Alliant is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing to provide continuing education for Nurses (provider #CEP11235). Alliant maintains responsibility for the program and its content.

— NOTE —

Please verify the appropriateness of TBHI training for your needs by contacting your state/provincial board or your state/provincial professional organization. Some state and provincial regulations are in flux, complex and can be confusing. Some require additional documentation. Some states restrict the number of CE hours you can complete online. TBHI is does not accept responsibility for being aware of or meeting your state’s requirements.

TBHI Training has also been approved for AMA CME Hours. Contact us for details.

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