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While most of us have been taught how to recommend books, TV and movies in our clinical work, technology adds a new layer of complexities. Many professionals don’t know how to best use apps in ways that keep clients/patients safe. They aren’t clear about how to think about an app that sends someone an unexpected email with a subject title that clearly reveals the content (“anger management therapy”). They aren’t clear about the appropriateness of an app that claims that is uses an evidence-based theory (“CBT”), but has no evidence-base of its own.
Professionals may not know about using different software to download app content on to a computer, or to drop that app content into a patient record. They aren’t sure what to do when the patient loses their phone upon which they have been keeping a “diary” for therapy purposes. The relevance of HIPAA, HITECH, informed consent and behavioral apps are murky for many professionals.
This webinar outlines what can go wrong and how to make sure that our clients and patients are not harmed by our behavioral app recommendations. It will clarify 7 dimensions that can help you be confident in recommending behavioral apps to clients.
The webinar will also describe how apps can safely include “alerts” related to individual care plans (e.g. when to take medication, GPS indicators for drug use risk areas); wearable technologies (e.g., Fitbit, Jawbone, Basis watch, Google watch); remote sensors for Heart Rate Variability (HRV) ; artificial intelligence; the Internet of Things; and how they all relate to the Quantified Self for behavioral healthcare.
The webinar will be presented by Dr. Marlene Maheu, whose grasp of the big picture, in-depth knowledge of technology and lighthearted style makes her presentations highly informative as well as enjoyable :)
Dr. Maheu has been an industry leader in telebehavioral health since 1994. With four textbooks, dozens of book chapters and journal articles to her name, as well as having educated more than 20,000 clinicians, she is in a unique position to guide you or your organization in finding a maximally profitable niche in this rapidly expanding market. She has given more than 400 professional presentations is a master at getting to the point and answering your questions with clear, actionable, evidence-based suggestions both quickly and accurately.
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Each webinar comes with 1-CE Hour (unless otherwise indicated).
For details, see ‘Continuing Education’ section below.
The American Psychological Association (APA), the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC), and the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC) have approved CE Hours for TBHI training.
Marriage & Family Therapists, Nurses, Social Workers, & Counselors are formally approved in California and approved by most other states, by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS).
For details, see ‘Continuing Education’ section below.
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Telebehavioral Health Institute is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Telebehavioral Health Institute maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
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) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Telebehavioral Health Institute, Inc. maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 11/18/2016 – 11/18/2019. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits. Please note that ASWB does not award CE Hours for training related to marketing.
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.
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.
The Telebehavioral Health Institute (TBHI) reports continuing education to CE Broker in some states. Licensed professionals should contact Telebehavioral Health Institute to determine if TBHI is active with CE Broker in their state and discipline. When contacting TBHI, please provide your licensure details and the specific name of your state licensing board.
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 TBHI’s APA approval.
The Telebehavioral Health Institute, Inc. (TBHI) has partnered with Alliant International University to bring you Continuing Education for the training you complete at TBHI. 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.
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 is does not accept responsibility for being aware of or meeting your state’s regulatory or licensing requirements.
TBHI Training has also been approved for AMA CME Hours. Contact us for details.