- Jeffrey Ashby
- 2 Hours 50 Minutes
- Audio and Video
- Apr 13, 2020
This program is designed to meet the needs of mental health professionals who have been thrust into the world of telehealth services.
Watch this recording to learn:
- The basics of telehealth components
- The basic telehealth requirements
- Top ten tips to provide these services in an ethical and competent manner
This recording will teach you how to jump-start in the practice of telehealth and will provide you with the most important tips to provide these services in the short-term, as well as prepare you to continue with ethical and competent telehealth once this crisis abates.
Bonus: Includes 1 CE hour of ethics…purchase today!
|Manual – Telehealth 101 for Mental Health Professionals (1.2 MB)||40 Pages||Available after Purchase|
Understanding the Legal and Ethical Landscape for Telehealth
- The current Good Faith assumption in conducting Telemental Health
- Ethical codes applied to Telemental Health
- HIPAA rules and the COVID-19 Enforcement Discretion
- Practicing across state lines
Practical Consideration in Conducting Telehealth
- Deciding on the best telehealth Platform
- The top benefits and risks of telehealth
- Documentation, paperwork, and record keeping
- Emergency and crisis plans in telehealth
Top Tips for Telehealth for Mental Health Professionals
- 10 specific tips for conducting competent and ethical telehealth
- Unique informed consent procedures
- Competence and staying in your lane
- Handling technical issues
- Managing client expectations and facilitating client progress
Jeff Ashby, PhD, ABPP, RPT-S, is a professor in the department of counseling and psychological services at Georgia State University. He is the director of Georgia State’s Counseling Psychology doctoral program, a licensed psychologist, and a Diplomate of the American Board of Professional Psychology. Dr. Ashby has taught ethics at the graduate level for over 20 years and has served as the chair of the Ethics Committee of the International Association of Play Therapy and as an ethics content expert with the State of Georgia Psychology board. He has made over 100 presentations at professional conferences and authored/co-authored more than 80 articles in refereed journals, numerous book chapters, and two books.
Dr. Ashby received a BA in psychology and english literature from the University of Kansas, an MEd in counseling and school psychology from Wichita State University, and a PhD in counseling psychology from Penn State.
Financial: Jeffrey Ashby is a professor at Georgia State University. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Non-financial: Jeffrey Ashby is a fellow of the American Academy of Counseling Psychology. He is a member of the American Psychological Association; and the International Association of Play Therapy.