Telemental Health Ethical Statements & Guidelines

1998 American Psychiatric Association

1999 (2014) American Counseling Association

2000 American Mental Health Counselors Association

  • Code of Ethics of AMHCA, Principle 14, Internet On-Line Counseling

2000 American Medical Association

  • Guidelines for Patient-Physician Electronic Mail

2001 National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)

2001 Canadian Psychiatric Association (CPA)

  • Telepsychiatry Guidelines and Procedures for Clinical Activities

2002 Federation of State Medical Boards of the United States, Inc.

2006 National Association of Social Workers & Association of Social Work Boards

  • Standards for Technology and Social Work Practice

2006 Canadian Psychological Association

2008 (2010) Ohio Psychological Association

  • Telepsychology Guidelines

2009 British Psychological Society

2009 American Telemedicine Association

2012 National Board for Certified Counselors

2013 American Telemedicine Association

  • Practice Guidelines for Video-Based Online Mental Health Services

2013 American Psychological Association