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Telebehavioral Health and Interpreting Services for Underserved Populations: 21st Century Behavioral Health

Press release from: TeleMental Health Institute Inc.


8 February 2017, San Diego, CA - Clinicians can grow their telepractice service by delivering telemental health interpreting services. To shed light on new care models and payment structures for clinicians, internationally recognized telehealth expert, Marlene Maheu, Ph.D.and Casey L. Zanetti, M.A. are scheduled to present a 1-hour webinar titled, “Telebehavioral Health and Interpreting Services for Underserved Populations: 21st Century Behavioral Health.” The webinar will broadcast Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 2 PM Eastern/11 AM Pacific.

Clinicians can grow their telepractice service by delivering telemental health interpreting services. Join in this FREE webinar to learn about new care models and payment structures that are evolving for providers. Telebehavioral and Telemental health interpreting services are available 24/7 in over 200 languages. Dr. Maheu explains, “Many state and federal agencies are under mandate to provide services in the language of the client/patient. Interpretive services can now be quickly and easily delivered via telephone or video.” Dr. Maheu added, “Furthermore, such services can now also be reimbursed -- so why not help them through telehealth?”

Dr. Maheu and Casey Zanetti will point telehealth professionals in the direction of trends in Telebehavioral Health and Interpreting services that are available. They will:
List at least 2 new trends in behavioral health care
Describe at least 2 benefits of including a behavioral health professional on care team, and
Identify interpreting technologies and services that can help meet the growing behavioral health needs in the U.S.
Event Details
Where: 100% Online
When: February 8, 2017 (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
Register: telehealth.org/webinar/online-therapy-telemental-health-j...

The Telebehavioral Health Institute’s faculty have been pioneering telemental health training for over twenty years. Dr. Marlene Maheu, its founder, has written four textbooks in telebehavioral 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)

InDemand Interpreting provides immediate access to qualified medical interpreters 24/7/365 in more than 200 languages including American Sign Language, through its video remote interpreting (VRI), allowing providers to better meet the needs of their LEP and Deaf patients. InDemand Interpreting was founded in 2007 with the vision to ensure every patient receive the highest quality healthcare, regardless of language, cultural background or disability. By delivering the most experienced medical interpreters and highest quality video technology, InDemand Interpreting provides doctors, nurses and clinicians the language access they need to provide the best possible care. Contact: info@indemandinterpreting.com.

InDemand Interpreting provides immediate access to qualified medical interpreters 24/7/365 in more than 200 languages including American Sign Language, through its video remote interpreting (VRI), allowing providers to better meet the needs of their LEP and Deaf patients. InDemand Interpreting was founded in 2007 with the vision to ensure every patient receive the highest quality healthcare, regardless of language, cultural background or disability. By delivering the most experienced medical interpreters and highest quality video technology, InDemand Interpreting provides doctors, nurses and clinicians the language access they need to provide the best possible care. Contact: info@indemandinterpreting.com.

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