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Telehealth and Mental Health Counseling: Our New Landscape - Live Webinar
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 Export to Your Calendar 9/4/2020
When: Friday, September 4, 2020
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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This workshop introduces mental health providers to our new paradigm of telehealth counseling. The workshop will provide an overview of this forum, a discussion of how to engage clients, deal with obstacles and manage technological barriers. The workshop will include video segments from various mental health providers discussing their experience with telehealth. It will also review ethical and legal challenges of this forum. Multicultural issues regarding telehealth and its implications on various culture related concerns will be explored for both formats of individual and group counseling. Several online resources to assist mental health providers learning this platform will be provided by demonstrations and activities and a resource list. 9:00 Overview of using telehealth in mental health counseling. Presentation and group activity. 10:00 Video discussions of counselors’ experience with telehealth, including how to engage clients effectively using this forum. 11:00 Discussion of technological barriers and ethical legal issues that can arise using telehealth. 12:00 Adjourn Workshop Objectives: 1. Increase their knowledge regarding the use of telehealth in mental health counseling. 2. Expand their skill in engaging clients using telehealth both in individual and group formats. 3. Develop their awareness and skill in managing the technological barriers in providing service via telehealth. 4. Improve their awareness of ethical and legal issues as well as multicultural themes in telehealth counseling. 5. Gain knowledge and access to resources to assist them in providing telehealth. Mustafa Aydogan, M.A. is a part-time counseling faculty member at John Carroll University and a current doctoral candidate in the Counselor Education and Supervision program at Kent State University. Prior to his academic career, he was a school counselor in Istanbul, Turkey working with Turkish high schoolers implementing technology and online means in his day-to-day counseling work. Currently as a counselor educator, Mustafa has been providing workshops and training around the issues of technology, online resources in counseling and counselor education, and cultural issues in supervision. His research interests also include self-efficacy, self-advocacy, and multicultural counseling competency of counselors. Mustafa has presented on various topics at state level, national, and international conferences. Paula J. Britton, Ph.D., LPCC-S is a professor in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program at John Carroll University. She is a licensed psychologist and a PCC-S, with over twenty years of diverse clinical experience. Along with being a full professor, she works in private practice treating adults and couples. She is an experienced workshop presenter and has given over 100 local, state, and national professional presentations and workshops.

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John Carroll University

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Live Webinar offered through John Carroll University

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1 John Carroll Boulevard

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University Heights

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