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AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
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Telehealth, which uses information technology to facilitate healthcare between two or more people separated by distance, is designed to enable everyone to have access to healthcare. This course aims to teach you about different modalities of treatment using telehealth in the behavioral health sciences, including a description of the most effective approaches.
You will gain knowledge about building and maintaining rapport with clients remotely via telehealth. You also will learn about the strengths and weaknesses of telehealth practice, including ways to address those weaknesses. Information and vignettes will be blended to offer practical strategies that you can apply in your own setting to use telehealth for adults with behavioral health issues.
Select and apply the most appropriate treatment modalities for telehealth when working with individuals across behavioral health settings.
Describe considerations when building rapport and engaging clients remotely via telehealth.
Summarize specific research describing the strengths and weaknesses of telehealth practice, including the standardized use of electronic assessments.
Steven R. Thorp, Ph.D., ABPP
Naju Madra, M.A.