TMHI Platinum Telemental Health Certification Discount Training Program

Looking for a one-stop shop to address your legal and ethical mandates and earn a highly respected telemental health certification? The advanced certification is designed for independent practitioners or behavioral program developers seeking guidance for technology purchasing, policy and documentation wording,  as well as fundamentals for clinical, legal, ethical and practical applications. Materials in this program are developed for professionals interested in telepsychiatry, telepsychology, distance counseling, telespeech and language pathology and other teletherapies. Take this telemental health certification program if you are the kind of professional who wants to know how to protect yourself and your clients/patients from undue risk, if you like participating in very well-considered and integrated training, and if you like interacting with your peers to clarify your thoughts, ask questions and get personalized guidance.

  • Develop your skills with the TMH industry leaders (no guesswork!)
  • Get started quickly, easily & with evidence-based protocols
  • Develop the policy statements you need for informed consent, intake, progress & termination notes
  • Meet legal & ethical training requirements for your licensing board
  • Avoid unneeded expenses for travel, hotels and meals
  • Enjoy a variety of text-based, audio and video materials
  • Choose when and what you learn (self directed with over 1,000 links to online source documents)
  • starburst-onlineUse your tablet, laptop or PC (mobile compatible)
  • Network online with like-minded colleagues from around the world
  • Enjoy monthly group tele-consults to ask any question or participate in real group discussions PLUS 1 hour of individual consultation
  • Immediately print course completion certificates from your printer
  • Get fast and friendly customer support by real people via email, chat & telephone (we care)


1. Learn Everything Online
No Book Purchase Necessary
2. Pass Post Test Online
Print CE Hours Certificate
3. Deliver Services Online
Enjoy the Convenience

Platinum Telemental Health Certification Program 

Discounted Training Package

Courses available anytime, 24/7
100% Online Training

  • Easy-to-understand overview of the field; definitions; fundamental concepts; reimbursable, evidence-based models
  • In-depth discussion of telephone and video applications
  • Basic legal & ethical applications (HIPAA, Hi-Tech, referrals, security, confidentiality, intake, termination)
  • Advance telepractice models; preventing and handling emergencies
  • Focused on private practitioners, clinical directors or department managers
  • Legal/ethical policy information & templates
  • Advanced Legal/Ethical issues, including informed consent, social media, and more
  • Video-based office-setup demos
  • Documentation guideline checklist
  • Texting Do’s and Don’ts
  • Reimbursement (essential processes & CPT codes)
  • Monthly Group Consultation
  • 1-hour Private Consultation
  • 39 CE Hours also available

$1,295 or $1,495
Payment Plan as low as:
$139 / 10 months

Without CE Hours



39 CE Hours




Platinum Telemental Health Certification Learning Objectives:

  • Describe how to legally practice over state lines
  • Identify which of the many technologies used today meets HIPAA, HITECH and PIPEDA requirements
  • Name 2 instances when to avoid working with a client/patient online
  • Name 10 things you can immediately implement to manage risk in your online practice
  • Name one way you can unwittingly void your malpractice liability insurance coverage with online practice
  • Name which is the most important for remote mental health care: the audio (telephone) or video channel
  • Name at least two approaches to handling clinical emergencies in telepractice
  • Describe the 5 most important issues to consider when setting up your video-based office
  • Outline 3 elements of proper documentation of telemental health service
  • List at least 3 legitimate ways to approach online assessment
  • Intelligently discuss at least 3 poorly-understood yet key legal concerns to be addressed in telemental health
  • List at least 7 issues to address in your informed consent
  • List at least 5 important telemental health CPT codes to consider when billing


*Courses qualifying for Legal & Ethical CE Hours are bolded and asterisked below

Platinum Telemental Health Certification Training Program Course Descriptions:

Continuing Education Approvals for Telemental Health Certification

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Psychologists — American Psychological Association (APA)

The TeleMental Health Institute, Inc. (TMHI) is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists in all 50 States and Canada.

Social Workers — Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)

The TeleMental Health Institute, Inc. (TMHI), provider #1328, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. TeleMental Health Institute, Inc. maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 11/18/2015 – 11/18/2016. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.

Addiction Professionals — NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

The TeleMental Health Institute, Inc. (TMHI) is officially on file with NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC) as an Approved Education Provider. TMHI has been approved as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider. NAADAC Provider #159459, TeleMental Health Institute, is responsible for all aspects of their programing.

Counselors — National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)

The TeleMental Health Institute, Inc. (TMHI) has been approved by National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) as an Approved Continuing Education Provider. ACEP No. 6708. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC Credit are clearly identified. TMHI is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.

California Social Workers, Marriage & Family Therapists, Counselors & Nurses — California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS)

When California MFTs, LCSWs and LPCCs turn in certificates to the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS), they will accept the CE credit hours based on TMHI’s APA approval.

The TeleMental Health Institute, Inc. (TMHI) has partnered with Alliant International University to bring you Continuing Education for the training you complete at TMHI. Alliant is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing to provide continuing education for Nurses (provider #CEP11235). Alliant maintains responsibility for the program and its content.

— NOTE —

Please verify the appropriateness of TMHI training for your needs by contacting your state/provincial board or your state/provincial professional organization. Some state and provincial regulations are in flux, complex and can be confusing. Some require additional documentation. Some states restrict the number of CE hours you can complete online. TMHI is does not accept responsibility for being aware of or meeting your state’s requirements.

TMHI Training has also been approved for AMA CME Hours. Contact us for details.

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