Introduction to Effective and Ethical Telehealth Practice via Video Conferencing

Video Conference (VC) platforms have increased possibilities to provide evidence-based mental health treatment beyond in-person contact.  Within the past decade especially, research on Telehealth using synchronous video/audio (aka face-to-face) has shown promising results with various modalities and across a range of disorders.

This practical webinar will focus on an introduction to the nuts and bolts to incorporate secure video conferencing into clinical practice.  Topics covered include what clients might or might not...Read more be suitable candidates and under what conditions, competencies required to get started, cultural considerations, how to bill telehealth, informed consent and emergency plans, and legal regulations that apply. Finally, all participants will be provided a sample Video Telehealth checklist to guide use as well as the APA guidelines for the practice of telepsychology.


Learning Objectives

  • List at least two competence skills a provider must possess prior to using telehealth via video conferencing.
  • List 3 critical elements to include in an informed consent for telehealth.
  • Explain two ethical issues and strategies for effective risk management.

Learning Levels

  • Introductory
  • Intermediate

Friday, May 15, 2020


12:00 PM EDT - 01:00 PM EDT

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CE Information - Earn up to 1 CE Hour

CE Approvals

American Psychological Association
CE Learning Systems, LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

CE Process Info

A continuing education certificate for the event will be obtained using the website, CE-Go. After the event, you will receive an email containing a link to CE-Go.   (This link will be sent to the email account you used to register for the event).

Upon accessing the CE-Go website, you will be able to:

Complete evaluation forms for the event (Mandatory to receive credit)

Download your continuing education certificate in a PDF format

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the CE-Go process, please contact CE-Go at 877 248 6789 or by email at [email protected]


Attendance Certificate only - No CE awarded
APA Continuing Education credit (1.0)