Category: News

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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Adopting Telehealth Software into Your Practice

Almost everything in life—be it at home, the gym, or the office—is all about clearing the next hurdle. If you are reading this article, it’s presumable that you are in the middle of or about to face the adoption hurdle. The good news is, with the right strategy, this hurdle can be an easy one.

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Fighting Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

With autumn settling in over the northern hemisphere, winter can’t be far behind. The daylight hours are already noticeably shorter, and colder temperatures are settling in, too. While the cold and dark are enough to make many of us a little gloomy, there is a small percentage of the population

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[WeCounsel] Receives Award from CHA Startup Awards

On October 9th, 2014, WeCounsel was awarded the Healthcare Excellence Award. According to the CHA Startup Awards website, “This recognition is extended to a visionary startup that sought to solve a systemic problem facing either doctors or patients in the healthcare industry.” Judges for the awards

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Understanding the Medical Licensure Compact and What it Means for Your Practice

Telemental health's principle value is in allowing providers to reach consumers regardless of geographical distances. As liberating as this feature is for providers and consumers alike, it brings with it potentially serious repercussions. Treating across state lines is a logistical and legal

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5 Ways to Grow Your Private Practice Online!

Every business owner wants to grow their business. The type of person who starts their own business is seldom the type of person who is okay with letting that business move forward at the same rate year after year. While there are many ways to grow your private practice, today we’ve put together

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Telehealth: A Competitive Advantage for Employee Assistance Programs

Employee Assistance Programs or EAPs have been in existence since the 1960's, providing critical behavioral health services to employers and their employees. Today the EAP industry is well saturated with a myriad of solutions the employer can select from. The question has become: How do EAPs stay

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