Joni Gilbertson – Telehealth: How to Practice Across State Lines for Mental Health Professionals
- Joni Gilbertson
- 1 Hour
- Audio and Video
- Apr 03, 2020
Telehealth services provide your clients with a lifeline during times like this.
But Practicing Across State Lines is one legal issue that stands-out as particularly confusing and concerning to many mental health professionals.
This one hour program will give you what you need to legally provide telehealth services across state lines and protect your license!
Joni Gilbertson is a Board Certified Telemental Health Provider with over a decade of experience providing telehealth services across state lines.
Join her as she gives you the guidance you need and answers your biggest questions!
In this one-hour recording, you’ll learn:
- How to protect yourself from legal and ethical pitfalls when practicing across state lines
- Interjurisdictional state laws and guidelines relevant to you
- HIPAA requirements you need to be aware of
- How to stay up to date with changing laws
|Manual – Telehealth (1.4 MB)||46 Pages||Available after Purchase|
- How to Use Electronic Technology to Provide Mental Health Services Remotely
- Modalities: Live Video, Store-and-Forward, Remote Patient Monitoring, Email, Phone, Text
- Legal and Ethical Licensure Requirements for Interjurisdictional practice
- How to locate interjurisdictional state laws and guidelines
- HIPAA requirements
- Common Legal and Ethical Issues
- Considerations when preparing to apply for another state license.
- How to stay current with changing laws
- Additional Resources
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Joni Gilbertson, MA, NCC, LCPC, LMHC, BC-TMH, CTMH, is a licensed clinical professional counselor, Board-Certified Telemental Health Provider and the owner/ founder of COPE Counseling Services, LLC where she uses telemental health to assist individuals, couples and families with everyday coping in areas such as relationships, depression, suicide, and anger management. She is licensed as a mental health professional both in Illinois and Florida while presently residing in Florida.
Joni completed over twenty trainings in telehealth and edited sixteen plus online courses for telemental health. She is a certified trainer in clinical telemental health, mental health first aid, and motivational interviewing. She is also certified in domestic violence facilitation and selective other methods that enhance client awareness. She regularly uses distance counseling to work with diverse populations by using video sessions and other technologies. She started one of the first telehealth programs for court-ordered clients and has over ten years of experience with using video sessions for programs such as domestic violence and anger management.
Joni also has experience supervising a mental health staff within a hospital setting and supervising interns within her clinical practice. For many years she trained mental health agencies, children and family services, first responders, employees at jails, prisons, and detention centers on mental health topics and legal and ethical matters of relative concern to each population. As a former Chief of Probation and Probation Officer, she was responsible for designing and training staff members on mental health issues such as suicide awareness, personality disorders, substance use disorders and treatment strategies.
Joni is a recently retired college instructor who worked within the Sociology Department where she designed and instructed seventeen mental health and legal issues classes. She was recently nominated and presented with an award for “Teachers Who Make a Difference” due to her engaging and dynamic style of teaching. She makes learning an enjoyable experience with her passion for the topic of using technology for mental health.
Financial: Joni Gilbertson is owner of COPE Counseling Services. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Non-financial: Joni Gilbertson has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.