Telemental Health Certificate Program

 

  1. Complete our 5 program courses: Practicing Via Telemental health + Engaging in HIPAA Security and Digital Confidentiality (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 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

Course Options

All courses are on-demand and ready when you are!

 

Practicing via Telemental Health

1.  An Orientation. 2 CE hours; 1 Ethics CE hour. See Brochure→

2. Care Delivery Fundamentals. 2 CE hours; 1 Ethics CE hour. See Brochure→

3. The Clinician-Client Relationship. 2 CE hoursSee Brochure→

4. Preparing to Practice. 2 CE hoursSee Brochure→

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Option 1: A La Cart

HIPAA Security and Digital Confidentiality
as a Mental Health Professional.
9 Ethics CE hoursSee Brochure→

$418

+  Additional Optional Support

Tech Select $250
Tech Check $250

 

 

Option 2: with Membership*

HIPAA Security and Digital Confidentiality
as a Mental Health Professional.
9 Ethics CE hoursSee Brochure→

$199 + $35 month

+  Additional Optional Support

Tech Select $160
Tech Check $160

 

* Yes! Purchasing membership will give you a significant discount on the courses and the 1-on-1 help,
plus all of the other benefits of membership. Learn more here.
Y
es! You get a lot more for less but we just love the membership support and think everyone benefits!

Additional Support

We provide 1-on-1 coaching to help you implement TMH.

Tech Select: PCT will help you choose which software platforms and support software are a best fit for your personal practice online therapy needs.

Tech Check: Almost ready for your first TMH session? PCT will run through a mock appt to make sure you are camera ready checking your for optimal presentation: lighting, sound and surroundings, and properly functioning tech. You may even have to mock troubleshoot some tech!

Get a Free Copy of Our Comprehensive Telemental Health Standards Checklist

When we say “comprehensive,” we really mean it! This booklet, in PDF form, covers all the standards you need to address in a telemental health practice. Tell us where to send you a complementary copy and it’ll be on its way to you!