Monthly Archives: July 2018

5 Misconceptions about Telehealth

I have had many professionals often come to me over last three years with a negative attitude or misconceptions toward telehealth. Every time, I am able to rebuke even the staunchest nay-sayer. The reason being is that the people I was talking to simply had not done their homework and were making

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5 Ways Mental Health Providers Can Get Referrals Online

Driving client referrals for private practices can be difficult, especially if you don’t have an online presence. To make sure you're getting the most out of your practice and obtaining the referrals you need here’s five ways mental health providers can increase client referrals in a short amount

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3 Ways the VA is Using Telehealth to Assist Veterans

As of today, the longest standing proponent of telehealth and telemedicine continues to be the United States Department of Veteran Affairs (VA). Here’s three ways the VA is assisting veterans through the use of telehealth applications.

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What is Telehealth and Why Should We Use It?

You’ve probably seen the term “telehealth” floating around everywhere from mental health related articles, online counseling sites, or just about any healthcare news outlet. If you haven’t, consider this blog post a brief introduction to the boundless world of telehealth.

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Online Therapy Done Right

So you are all set to have an online session with a client. Here are five items to check off your list to ensure your session is a successful one.

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Four Barriers to Mental Health Treatment and How Telehealth Combats Them

In the world today people are often beset with the challenge of obtaining the mental health treatment they need. There are several barriers that pervade through people's lives that lead to them to miss out on this treatment.

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8 Things to Do Before Practicing Telehealth

Understanding the laws and regulations for telehealth can be difficult. Because laws and regulations for behavioral health services are different in every state you will want to be sure and call your state licensing board to learn about the specific rules and regulations in your state.

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Interstate Telehealth: Rules and Helpful Tips

In my last blog post I discussed the cause-effect relationship telehealth is having on interstate treatment and multi-state licensure trends. Today I will go into more detail surrounding the nuances of interstate telehealth laws and how best to coordinate your transition online within the parameters

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