Emerging Best Practices for Telepsychology Services
Telemedicine or real-time videoconferencing is an innovative strategy to address the challenges rural families face in finding quality mental health care. But there is caution in making sure the best quality psychology services are provided in technology context. This INTRODUCTORY workshop will summarize best practices in the emerging field of telepsychology, including clinical and distance education applications. The instructors will give examples of following evidence-supported practice within different telemedicine settings.
Part of the APA Online Academy Convention Workshop Presentations Campus.
- Describe national telemental health guidelines in relation to psychology ethical principles.
- Implement national telemental health guidelines across clinician and community when building telepsychology services.
- Discuss how telemental health guidelines apply when treating a population of interest to the attendee using telemedicine.
- Explain the importance of telepsychology research related to telemental health guidelines.
Eve-Lynn Nelson, PhD, Martha Barnard, PhD, Steve Lassen, PhD, Kathy Davis, PhD, Ann Davis, PhD, MPH, ABPP, and Yasuko Landrum, PhD
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