Free NAADAC Webinar
Tuesday, March 31, 2020 @ 2:00-4:00pm ET (1CT/12MT/11PT)
Although addictions specialists are now suddenly working from home because of COVID-19, many do not know how to apply existing laws and ethical codes to the use of technology. This webinar will provide specific suggestions for maintaining your ethical requirements while using technology to continue your day-to-day practice, as well as help you understand key updates issued about HIPAA compliance by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Office for Civil Rights. It will help answer your questions about how to legally and ethically work from your home.
- Identify the current models utilizing telehealth for addictions.
- Explore best practices for telehealth treatment.
- Identify new telehealth CPT billing codes for Medicare reimbursement for opioid addiction.
- BONUS: Learn how to access and use Clocktree Systems Inc. Telehealth Platform.
Education is FREE to all professionals
Earn Continuing Education Hours (CEs)
If you have watched the webinar (either live or on-demand), you are eligible to receive a Certificate of Completion to verify the continuing education hours you spent learning. To apply (only after watching the webinar), complete and pass the online CE Quiz at the top of this page. NAADAC members receive a CE certificate for 2 CEs for free. Non-members of NAADAC can receive 2 CEs for $25 (make payment here). A CE certificate will be emailed to you within 21 days of submission and receiving payment, if applicable. Click here for a complete list of who accepts NAADAC continuing education hours.
Marlene M. Maheu, PhD, has been a technologist-psychologist and pioneer since 1994. She has served various organizations to assist with the development of technology-focused standards and guidelines, including the American Telemedicine Association, the American Psychological Association, and the American Counseling Association. She has overseen the development and delivery of telehealth training to more than 26,000 professionals worldwide and consulted with hundreds of hospitals, clinics, agencies, groups, and independent practitioners seeking start-up guidance. Maheu serves as the Founder & Executive Director of the Telebehavioral Health Institute, which offers over 64 hours of both basic and advanced telehealth training online and offers two Micro Certifications in Telehealth. She is the CEO for the non-profit Coalition for Technology in Behavioral Science (CTiBS). She has authored five telehealth textbooks, including Telebehavioral Health: Foundations in Theory & Practice for Graduate Learners (2020); the APA-published, A Practitioner's Guide to Telemental Health: How to Conduct Legal, Ethical and Evidence-Based Telepractice (2016), and Career Paths in Telemental Health (2016). Her insights will help you not only get started, but thrive with legal and ethical telehealth.
Who Should Attend
Addiction professionals, employee assistance professionals, social workers, mental health counselors, professional counselors, psychologists, and other helping professionals that are interested in learning about addiction-related matters.
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