Is it possible to provide high-quality services in the virtual setting? Yes! This course outlines a practical approach to tele-counseling, including strategies for completing daily therapy tasks when working online and real-world examples of digital counseling activities.
Course created on July 29, 2020
Course Type: Video
CE/CEU Offered: AK/1.0; AL/1.0; AR/1.0; ASWB ACE/1.0; AZ/1.0; CA/1.0; CE Broker/1.0 Telehealth (FL), Continuing Education (OH), Continuing Education By A Non Social Worker (SC), Category I Social Work (WV), CE Broker #20-845957; CO/1.0; CT/1.0; DC/1.0; DE/1.0; FL/1.0; GA/1.0; HI/1.0; IA/1.0; IACET/0.1; ID/1.0; IL/1.0; IN/1.0; KS/1.0; KY/1.0; LA/1.0; MA/1.0; MD/1.0; ME/1.0; MI/1.0; MN/1.0; MO/1.0; MS/1.0; MT/1.0; NC/1.0; ND/1.0; NE/1.0; NH/1.0; NJ (ASWB ACE)/1.0; NM/1.0; NV/1.0; NY-Contact Hours/1.0 Self-Study; OH/1.0; OK/1.0; OR/1.0; PA/1.0; RI/1.0; SC/1.0; SD/1.0; TN/1.0; TX/1.0; UT/1.0; VA/1.0; VT/1.0; WA/1.0; WI/1.0; WV/1.0; WY/1.0
- After this course, participants will be able to describe strategies for completing daily tasks in the virtual environment (i.e., communicating with caregivers, engaging students).
- After this course, participants will be able to list at least 3 activities that can be used in a telepractice model for counseling sessions.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify telepractice techniques that you can utilize to make online sessions more dynamic and interactive.
|5-15 Minutes||Learning Outcomes, Brief Overview of Telepractice as a Service Delivery Model|
|15-30 Minutes||Benefits of Working Virtually and Strategies for Engaging Your Client|
|30-35 Minutes||Handling Crisis Situations When Working Online|
|35-55 Minutes||Teletherapy Techniques, Strategies, and Real-World Examples of Session Activities|
|55-60 Minutes||Key Take-aways and Summary|
Sara Smith, M.S., CCC-SLP, attended UNC Chapel Hill and the University of North Texas, where she received a Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology. She is a lead product manager with E-Therapy and has worked extensively with children and adults on the autism spectrum in schools, group homes, and private clinics. She has experience working as a speech pathologist and supervisor in a variety of settings including school districts, private practice, early childhood intervention, and telepractice. In addition, Sara is an independent app developer and has developed several speech therapy apps that are available on iTunes. She currently works with E-Therapy to develop new materials and help teletherapists provide effective sessions for their students.
Jessica Y. Greene
Dr. Jessica Y. Greene is a licensed professional counselor and professional school counselor. Dr. Greene attended Coastal Carolina University, Webster University, and Northcentral University, where she received her doctoral degree in General Psychology. She previously was a professional school counselor and mental health counselor in a school setting. She works with people of all ages and specializes in mental health, anxiety, depression, trauma and grief as a private practice practitioner. Her goal is to help improve her client’s quality of life and mental health. She currently works with E-Therapy as a teletherapist assisting students to reach their full potential.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by continued Social Work.
Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.
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Tele-Counseling: The Ins and Outs of Providing High Quality Online Services, course number 3440, is approved by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program to be offered by Continued Social Work as an individual course. Individual courses, not providers, are approved at the course level. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. ACE course approval period: 02/02/2021-02/02/2023. Social workers completing this course receive 1.0 General Social Work Practice continuing education credits.
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