Telemental Health Resources


American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Practice Parameter for Telepsychiatry with Children and Adolescents, (December 2008)
http://www.aacap.org/galleries/PracticeParameters/Telepsychiatry.pdf

American Psychological Association

www.apa.org

American Telemedicine Association

www.americantelemed.org

The Telemental Health Special Interest Group webpage (http://www.americantelemed.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageID=3326) has several helpful resources, including:

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

42 CFR Part 482 and 485, Medicare and Medicaid Programs: Changes Affecting Hospital and Critical Access hospital Conditions of Participation: Telemedicine Credentialing and Privileging, published May 5, 2011, Federal Register, Vol. 76, No. 87 http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2011-05-05/pdf/2011-10875.pdf

Department of the Army

Department of Defense

Health Resources and Services Administration Office of Telehealth

http://www.hrsa.gov/ruralhealth/about/telehealth/

National Association of Social Workers and Association of Social Work Boards

Standards for Technology and Social Work Practice.
http://www.socialworkers.org/practice/standards/NASWTechnologyStandards.pdf

National Center for Telehealth and Technology (T2), a component center of the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury

Ohio Psychological Association

Telepsychology Guidelines
http://www.ohpsych.org/resources/1/files/Comm%20Tech%20Committee/OPATelepsychologyGuidelines41710.pdf

University of Colorado Denver Telemental Health Guide

http://www.tmhguide.org/
Brief description: This guide was developed by the University of Colorado Denver with funding support from the Center for Mental Health Services. As described on the website, “The Telemental Health Guide provides information that is essential for addressing the critical perceptual, technical, administrative, clinical, and policy issues that have impeded a greater expansion in telemental health services.” The guide also has some helpful interactive online tools addressing issues such as room set up.