Telebehavioral Health & Telemental Health Private Consultation for Individual and Group Practitioners

Marlene Maheu, Ph. D.

Avoid Costly and Time-Consuming Mistakes

Telebehavioral and telemental health consultation are available for telepsychiatry, telepsychology, behavioral telehealth, distance counseling and online therapy from the Telebehavioral Health Institute’s (TBHI) world-class consulting team. TBHI’s international focus will benefit you by shortening your time to market for a number of products and services in a wide variety of topics related to telebehavioral and telemental health and/or supporting technologies, include videoconferencing, telephone, text messaging, email for telecommunications as well as other speciality services such as the use of wearables, virtual reality, virtual worlds, informatics, machine learning, affective computing and much more. Consultation is also available to work with technology-focused companies to find behavioral niches of interest.

Services for individual and group practitioners include a needs assessment followed by suggestions for:

  • Which technology modalities and features to consider
  • How to get paid for telemental health in your specialty niche
  • Billing codes and procedures (CPT, DSM-5, ICD-10)
  • Best practice review and training for you and your staff
  • Telebehavioral health strategic and business planning
  • Telebehavioral health program design
  • Software, platform and/or app review and commentary
  • Workflow optimization
  • Community outreach
  • Regulatory issues
  • Graduate and professional training program design
  • Online mini-conference planning and implementation
  • Forensics
  • Referrals to other specialists who can be instrumental in your progress

Private Consultation Discount Package

3 One-hour telephone or video meetings

$199/ per meeting

1-Hour Private Consultation

1-Hour telephone or video meeting



CME and CE Accreditation

You can rest assured that what you learn is reliable, up to date and relevant to your practice




Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners & Physician’s Assistants


Purpose: NJAOPS is dedicated in reminding and enhancing physicians’ knowledge to manage the changing needs of the healthcare system. These evidence-based educational lectures are structured to augment physician expertise with current guidelines, materials and recommendations, as well as up-to-date advances in medical treatment on specific topics.

New Jersey Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) to provide osteopathic continuing education for DO physicians. NJAOPS designates these educational activities for Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.

Physician (AMA) Accreditation Statement: NJAOPS is accredited by the Medical Society of New Jersey to provide continuing medical education for physicians. NJAOPS designates live or online activity for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Health Professionals: Participants may claim hours to receive a Certificate of Participation for an activity designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Method of Participation:
For successful completion of activity and subsequent awarding of credits, individuals are required to participate in the entire activity and complete an attestation form, as well as an activity evaluation form.

Psychologists — American Psychological Association (APA)

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The Telebehavioral Health Institute is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Telebehavioral Health Institute maintains responsibility for this program and its content.


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


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

Social Workers — Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)


The Telebehavioral Health Institute, Inc. (TBHI), 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. Telebehavioral Health Institute, Inc. is permitted to use the new three year approval period in the ACE statement on promotional material and certificates of credit. ASWB Approval Period: 11/18/2019-11/18/2022. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval.

The following state boards accept courses offering ASWB ACE credit for Social Workers: AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WI, WV, WY

*WV accepts ASWB ACE unless activity is in live in West Virginia then an application is required.

Counselors — National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)


The Telebehavioral Health Institute, Inc. (TBHI) 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. TBHI is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.


New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work

NYSED-SBSWTelebehavioral Health Institute, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0594.


— NOTE —

Please verify the appropriateness of TBHI 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. TBHI disavows responsibility for being aware of /meeting your state’s regulatory or licensing requirements.

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

Frequently Asked Questions:

Click questions below for detailed answers. (Note: “telemental health” and “telebehavioral health” terms are used interchangeably)

All meetings are conducted by telephone to minimize technology challenges with multiple people. Unless indicated otherwise, meetings will be can be fully recorded for playback as needed. International participants are invited. Individual and start-up consultation packages are delivered by telephone, video and in-person, as desired by the client. In-person meetings incur additional charges, of course.

Meetings are conducted in 1-hour increments. Please note, partial-hour meetings will not incur refunds or roll over meeting time.

Your automatically-generated receipt will give you access to our calendar for your maximum scheduling convenience. If you find no suitable times (our calendar is especially full during speaking season) please contact us and we will schedule with you directly.

Consultation is available with or without CME or CE hours. Please double check with your state board to determine if it allows such consultation to apply toward continuing medical education or continuing education hours for licensure renewal requirements. Please contact us for more information.

The following CME/CE approval entities have approved CME or CE Hours for TBHI training.
  • The New Jersey Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (NJAOPS)
  • American Psychological Association (APA)
  • Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)
  • New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work (NYSWB)
  • NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
  • National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC)

See Continuing Medical Education or Continuing Education information above.


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