Telemental Health Certificate Program

The Certificate Program:

  1. Complete our 5 certificate program courses (17 CE hours)
  2. Earn your certificate of completion.
  3. Present the certificate to potential employers, colleagues, or even clients to show that you have completed a standards-based telemental health training program from one of the United States’ top experts: Roy Huggins, LPC NCC. You can also place your certification badge on your website!

The Courses

Simply complete these courses to receive your certificate! They are all on-demand and ready when you are.

  1. Engaging in HIPAA Security and Digital Confidentiality as a Mental Health Professional. 9 Ethics CE hoursSee Brochure→
  2. Practicing Via Telemental Health I: An Orientation. 2 CE hours; 1 Ethics CE hour.See Brochure→
  3. Practicing Via Telemental Health II: Care Delivery Fundamentals. 2 CE hours; 1 Ethics CE hour.See Brochure→
  4. Practicing Via Telemental Health III: The Clinician-Client Relationship. 2 CE hours.See Brochure→
  5. Practicing Via Telemental Health IV: Preparing to Practice. 2 CE hours. See Brochure→

The Curriculum Topics

The training program covers the following areas of standard telemental health competence:

  • TMH-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
  • Working With Originating Sites
  • Finding and Working With Local Champions
  • Technology Choice and Practice Tech Needs
  • The HIPAA Security Compliance Process
  • Using email and texting ethically and legally
  • Using online video services ethically and legally
  • Keeping smartphones and computers safe
  • Avoiding — and responding to — security breaches
  • Using online services safely and effectively
  • HIPAA-required risk analysis and security policies and procedures
  • Reimbursement
  • Using Your Website in Telemental Health Practice
  • TMH-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
  • Working With Originating Sites
  • Finding and Working With Local Champions
  • Technology Choice and Practice Tech Needs
  • HIPAA Security Compliance Process
  • Using email and texting ethically and legally
  • Using online video services ethically and legally
  • Keeping smartphones and computers safe
  • Avoiding — and responding to — security breaches
  • Using online services safely and effectively
  • HIPAA-required risk analysis and security policies and procedures
  • Reimbursement
  • Using Your Website in Telemental Health Practice

Registration

TMH Certification Courses Only

  • 9 CE hours of digital ethics and HIPAA Security
  • 8 CE hours of telemental health
  • Telemental Health Seal of Completion

$418

TMH Certificate + Membership Support

  • All the program courses (17 CE hours)
  • Telemental Health Seal of Completion
  • Ability to submit your personal questions to Office Hours
  • Live access to Office Hours 4 sessions/month + recorded archives
  • Invites to special, topical Office Hours CE events
  • Earn numerous additional CE hours for online training about HIPAA and digital ethics
  • Access to HIPAApropriateness reviews and privilege to submit new requests
  • Unlimited access to the Video Help Center
  • Access to the HIPAA Risk Analysis Tool, Guide & Webinar
  • Customizable Policy & Procedure templates
  • Heavily discounted 1-on-1 consultation and coaching

$199
+ $35/month (until you cancel)

Certification + Membership + Coaching Support:

  • Courses + TMH Seal of Completion
  • Membership
  • Tech Select: software selection assistance
  • Tech Check: performance eval, mock troubleshooting & appointment checklist

$519
+ $35/month (until you cancel)

Continuing Education National Approvals

ACEP LogoPerson Centered Tech, LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Person Centered Tech, LLC maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

ACEP LogoPerson-Centered Tech, LLC has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6582. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Person-Centered Tech, LLC is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

Continuing Education State Approvals

Pre-approved by the Texas Social Work Board (#6357) and Texas Counseling Board (#1883)

Ohio CSWMFT Pre-Approved Provider #: RCST071601

Person-Centered Tech, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0540.

* Our core courses are included as part of our membership program, along with many other CE courses and services. We encourage those seeking the certificate of completion to consider joining our membership program so as to gain the full gamut of needed services in addition to the telemental health training. Check out our membership program here→