Telemental Health Certificate Program: Information For Potential Employers

Person Centered Tech’s Telemental Health Certificate Program is intended to provide potential employers — and others with an interest in finding properly qualified telemental health clinicians — with an indication of who has completed a course of study based on effective telemental health standards including clinical, ethical, legal, and technical considerations.

The training curriculum includes the following topic areas:

  • Telemental Health-Specific Ethical Issues
  • Issues of Practice Regions & Jurisdictions (e.g. cross-state practice)
  • Video Presentation Skills
  • Safety and Crisis Planning
  • Client Orientation Needs
  • Informed Consent Needs
  • Technology Choice and Practice Tech Needs
  • Working With Third Parties via Telemental Health
  • Telemental Health Reimbursement
  • HIPAA Security, Technology, and Compliance Standards
  • Practical Device, Network, and Cloud Service Security Techniques
  • Practical and Legal-Ethical Applications of Encryption & Authentication
  • HIPAA-Compliant Security Risk Analysis Techniques
  • HIPAA-Compliant Risk Management Strategies

The full program includes 17 hours of training.

Professionals who have completed our program include:

  • Counselors
  • Marriage and Family Therapists
  • Psychologists
  • Social Workers (Clinical)

Many professionals from other disciplines have also chosen to complete the program. These include certified addictions specialists, advanced practice nurses, and others.

If you are seeking qualified telemental health clinicians and wish to learn more about what our certification can mean for you organization, please do not hesitate to reach out to us at [email protected] to schedule a time to talk. We will be happy to discuss the curriculum, our instructors’ qualifications, the method by which we developed the certificate program, and any other issues you wish to discuss. We look forward to working with you!

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