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Which Online Therapy or Telemental Health Technology is Best for Your Practice?

12-01-2016 03:01 PM CET | Health & Medicine

Press release from: TeleMental Health Institute Inc.

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Which Online Therapy or Telemental Health Technology is Best for Your Practice?

1 December 2016, San Diego, CA - Many behavioral professionals are confused with too many choices for telemental health technology. Internationally recognized telehealth expert, Marlene Maheu, Ph.D., is scheduled to present a 1-hour webinar titled “Which Online Therapy or Telemental Health Technology is Best for Your Practice?” to help telehealth professionals outline the best HIPAA-compliant technology tools for their online therapy practice. The webinar will broadcast Wednesday, December 6, 2016 at 2 PM Eastern/11 AM Pacific.

Finding the right technology for telemental health can be difficult. Sorting through the primary technologies for behavioral health requires information about email, video conferencing, digital chat, video-assisted therapy and other platforms used for online therapy.

Maheu explained, “Behavioral clinicians often just want to know which technology will get the job done. They don’t need to everything about technology, but rather, just enough to make an informed choice.” In this convenient webinar, she will explain how to maintain client/patient privacy and confidentiality to appropriately address these issues for practitioners, insurers, licensing boards and other government agencies. Dr. Maheu will also explain what it means to have a “Business Associate Agreement” and how to get one. Finally, she will show the listener where to get the information they need to obtain the technology tools needed for telemental health practice.

Event Details
Where: 100% Online
When: December 6, 2016 (Also fully recorded and available 24/7 after the event for your convenience.
What: Live & recorded event includes event access, presentation slides, and handout
Cost: FREE (upgrade to 1-CE Hour for $35 if desired)
Register: http://telehealth.org/webinar/telemental-health-practice-over-state-lines/

The TeleMental Health Institute’s faculty have been pioneering telemental health training for over twenty years. Dr. Marlene Maheu, its founder, has written four textbooks in telemental health and is recognized as one of the leading experts in U.S. and Canadian licensure for telepractice. She is the originator of the Online Clinical Practice Model (OCPM) for ethical telemental health, telepsychiatry, telepsychology, distance counseling and online therapy (telepractice). As a world-class leader in the field, she offers practical strategies, straightforward solutions and the hands-on wisdom that only develops through time and focus. When you attend this webinar, you’ll sense her passion, wisdom and good humor about how you can immediately start leveraging the power of the Internet to access new clients/patients, specialize in serving your preferred populations, and yes, reduce your overhead.

This is relevant to you if you are a…
behavior analyst
drug and alcohol counselor
EAP professional
social worker or counselor
nurse practitioner, or physician assistant
psychologist or psychiatrist
any other U.S.-based, licensed mental health practitioner (or educator)

The TeleMental Health Institute, Inc. (TMHI) specializes in behavioral telehealth startup consultation, professional training and staffing. TMHI is dedicated to providing support for planning, launching and thriving with telepsychiatry, telepsychology, distance counseling, online therapy, and behavioral telehealth and mhealth. TMHI’s team of experienced consultants can help with planning, reimbursement, technology choices, legal and ethical risk management and staff development/placement. Job opportunities are also being developed for enterprising trainees who want to work with known employers using legal, ethical and evidence-based models. TMHI also consults with start-up technology companies seeking to develop new verticals in the behavioral health space. Contact: http://telehealth.org/contact

The TeleMental Health Institute, Inc. (TMHI) specializes in behavioral telehealth startup consultation, professional training and staffing. TMHI is dedicated to providing support for planning, launching and thriving with telepsychiatry, telepsychology, distance counseling, online therapy, and behavioral telehealth and mhealth. TMHI’s team of experienced consultants can help with planning, reimbursement, technology choices, legal and ethical risk management and staff development/placement. Job opportunities are also being developed for enterprising trainees who want to work with known employers using legal, ethical and evidence-based models. TMHI also consults with start-up technology companies seeking to develop new verticals in the behavioral health space. Contact: http://telehealth.org/contact

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