Given the growing need for distance-based care, this Learning Path explores the concepts related to telehealth counseling, distance supervision, and private practice. To help ensure quality care for your clients, topics covered include an examination of the professional ethics and standards of practice, including the challenges and responsibilities supervisees, counselors, and supervisors face in providing telehealth counseling. Additionally, you will explore your suitability for running a counseling private practice, the steps necessary for establishing it successfully, and the business and operational factors related to running a counseling private practice.
This Learning Path provides a broad introduction to the key components of telehealth counseling, distance supervision, and private practice through real-world scenarios and interactive content providing the foundational knowledge to be a more effective counseling professional.
Note: This learning path is designed to provide an introduction to the concepts of Telehealth Counseling, Supervision and Private Practice. Please check with your local state board of examiners, secretary of state office, or other agency that governs the licensing and delivery of counseling services in your state to determine the certification and licensing requirements you may need to fulfill to offer such services to the public.*