10-20-2017 06:44 PM CET - Health & Medicine

Why Offer Telebehavioral Health? Top 10 Reasons to Start Your Telebehavioral Health Practice Now

Press release from: TeleMental Health Institute Inc.

19th October 2017, San Diego, CA - Discover why now is the right time for you to get started with your telepractice. This webinar will summarize current market trends, existing legislation and most important, the top 12 areas of greatest potential for you to find employment in telemental health and telebehavioral health today. You’ll learn how and why developing your telepractice skills right now can lead to immediate ROI in terms of reaching more clients/patients, lowering your overhead and working from the convenience of any appropriate location via the Internet, including your home.

Whether you are a large or small organization, serve as a company CEO or deliver direct care as an independent practitioner, this webinar will give you clear and concise answers to your most difficult questions about why now is the best time to start your telebehavioral health practice. Dr. Maheu explains, “With 12 bipartisan-supported bills in Congress to support the broadscale deployment of telehealth, there’s no better time to get started with your telebehavioral health services. She continued, “Funding, licensing, legal and ethical issues - all of these areas are developing rapidly. She added, “Telehealth makes sense for the majority of people who need behavioral care, and it makes sense for us as practitioners. Get started now to reach more clients/patients, lower your costs and raise your profits -- considerably.

Internationally recognized telehealth expert, Marlene Maheu, Ph.D., is scheduled to present the latest telemental health / telebehavioral health practice webinar titled, “Why Offer Telebehavioral Health? Top 10 Reasons to Start Your Telebehavioral Health Practice Now.” The webinar will be broadcast Wednesday, November 15, 2017 from 2 PM Eastern/11 AM Pacific.

Learning Objectives:

Name at least 7 telebehavioral specialty areas that have both evidence-based and immediate reimbursement potential

List 3 complex dilemmas that can be easily addressed with adequate professional training

Intelligently discuss jurisdictional issues related to practicing both within one state of licensure and over state lines

Event Details:

Where: 100% Online
When: November 15th from 2pm-3pm Eastern (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: $35 (includes 1-CE Hour)
Register: telehealth.org/webinar/telebehavioral-health/

The Telebehavioral Health Institute’s faculty have been pioneering telebehavioral 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, good humor and wisdom about how you can immediately start leveraging the power of the Internet to access new clients/patients, specialize in serving your preferred populations and reduce your overhead.

This is relevant to you if you are a…
Psychiatrists, Internists, Pediatricians, Gerontologists, Nurses, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners
Psychologists, Counselors, Social Workers, Therapists, Marriage & Family Therapists
Speech Pathologists, Dietitians, Occupational Therapists, Behavioral Analysts, Substance Use Professionals
CEOs, COOs, Administrators, Billing & Coding Staff

The Telebehavioral Health Institute, Inc. (TBHI) 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. TBHI’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. TBHI also consults with start-up technology companies seeking to develop new verticals in the behavioral health space. Contact: telehealth.org/contact

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