The use of technology to provide mental health services from a distance. Telebehavioral/Telemental health services are provided through a secure network that will allow a client to receive services from anywhere that they choose. Imagine laying in bed or sitting at your desk and speaking with your counselor from your phone or computer. This is what telemental provides. Counseling from your home, dorm room, office or even sitting in your car.
A professional counselor who is licensed to provide services within your state. This professional has specialized training to provide telemental heath services governed by their state licensing board.
Anyone seeking counseling services can benefit from telemental health. Services are provided in this manner to help client to feel comfortable and for their convenience. Perhaps you are a client who travels often this would be a perfect alternative for you. Or may be you are having trouble finding a therapist close to you that means your needs, telemental health would be ideal. Whatever the situation if travel to onsite location is a barrier for you telemental health is your solution.