TeleMental Health Training

Live TeleMental Health Training in Atlanta – May 15, 2020

Development Counts will host Ray Barrett of the Telehealth Certification Institute on

Friday, May 15, 2020

Part 1 –TeleMental Health Law and Ethics– of the two-part TeleMental Health Training course will be presented on Friday , May 15, 2020.

Part 2 –TeleMental Health Clinical Skills– can be taken as an online self-study, or by live webinar.

This CE event is for Counselors, Addiction Counselors, Social Workers, Psychologists, MFT’s, Nurses and other professionals who want to learn more about telemental health competencies.

By completing both parts of the training (TeleMental Health Law and Ethics and TeleMental Health Clinical Skills), you will earn the TeleMental Health Training Certificate.


TeleMental Health Training: Law and Ethics

May 15, 2020

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Hybrid Course – Atlanta, GA

*This is a hybrid course. Part-One will be live in-person in Atlanta and Part-Two can be taken as an online self-study or as a live webinar.*

Expand Your Practice…Enhance Your Career…Fill the Need

This training is designed to prepare you to effectively provide telemental health services. 

It covers all of the essential competencies of using technology in practice and of providing services from a distance. 

Facilitator:  Ray Barrett of the Telehealth Certification Institute.


Part 1: TeleMental Health Law and Ethics, Live In-Person

By attending this training, you will learn the legal, HIPAA, and ethical, aspects of selecting and using technology in your clinical work.

Fee: $197 (Use the code ItCounts when you register and receive a 10% discount)

CEs: 6 CE Ethics hours

Date: Friday, May 15, 2020

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Part 2: TeleMental Health Clinical Skills

This course will teach you the clinical aspects of providing behavioral health services via video and phone sessions. It covers how to create an emergency management plan, how to assess a prospective client for fit, and the complete process of conducting telemental health sessions. By practicing the skills of telemental health during a live webinar, you will feel more confident in offering these services to clients.

— The online self-study is a bundle of three modules. Lessons are presented in recorded video format and the participant progresses at their own pace. The fee for the online self-study is $140 and registrants earn 3.5 CE hours. (Use the code ItCounts when you register and receive a 10% discount.) You may begin the course work as soon as you enroll.

— The live interactive webinars are when the participants interact with the instructor and each other via audio, visual, and text communication. The fee for a webinar is $150and registrants earn 4 CE contact hours.  (Use the code ItCounts when you register and receive a 10% discount.)

Webinar Dates: Register here with latest webinar dates

Payment plans are available by phone: 585-687-8837


Ray BarrettPresenter Ray Barrett of the Telehealth Certification Institute

Raymond Barrett, LMHC, LPC, DCC, BC-TMH, M.S., has extensively provided telemental health counseling services in private practice, for facilities, and for an EAP program. Both as a practitioner and trainer, his aim is to fill every knowledge gap as it arises in the telemental health profession, and that his training allows for immediate implementation.  Ray has developed several courses on telemental health and ensures his courses are kept updated.  Trainees find Ray to be very approachable, available and knowledgeable.

Ray appreciates hearing from each training participant individually in order to fulfill their specific learning needs and to incorporate their questions and successes into the training program.  He has presented on telebehavioral health at several conferences and has assisted many organizations to create, launch, and enhance their telehealth programs through his consultation services. The Telehealth Certification Institute, LLC is registered in NY.

  • Offer your clients more ways to have sessions with you.
  • Meet the demand for online counseling.
  • Reduce risk for your client, your license, and your practice.
  • Adhere to your code of ethics and practice within your boundaries of competence.
  • Become a preferred provider for insurance companies, EAPs, and organizations who are seeking telemental health providers.

Part 1: the Live In-Person course, includes 6 CE Hours (5 of which are Ethics)

Part 2: Live Webinar, includes 4 CE contact hours

Part 2: Online Self-Study, includes 3.5 CE hours

Counselors:  Telehealth Certification Institute, LLC has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No, 6693.  Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.  Telehealth Certification Institute, LLC is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. This course qualifies for 6 contact hours.
Telehealth Certification Institute, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors. #MHC-0048. Approval renewal date: 2/29/2020
Marriage and Family Therapists: Many MFT licensing boards accept our courses or one of the approvals which we have from professional associations.  You can check with your board to determine if this course would be accepted by your licensing board.
Social Workers: Telehealth Certification Institute, LLC, #1609, 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. Telehealth Certification Institute, LLC maintains responsibility for the program.  ASWB Approval Period: 05/02/2018 – 05/02/2020.   Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.
Telehealth Certification Institute, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0435. Approval renewal date: 2/29/2020
Other Professionals: This course qualifies for equivalent minutes of instructional content as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations.  Retain your certificate of completion and contact your board or organization for specific filing requirements.

Development Counts, 1924 Clairmont Rd, Suite 105, Decatur, GA 30033

Registration for this workshop is through the Telehealth Certification Institute.