Train To Be An Online Counsellor and Online Therapist 

 

There are no UK statutory regulations or law stipulating that training or certificates through training are required to practice online therapy.

However, it’s wise to understand the practical as well as the ethical and legal issues in order to keep you and your clients’ safe online.

However, you no longer have to pay 100’s or even 1,000’s of pounds to get hold of everything you need to know to practice online counselling and online therapy.

 

It’s all here in one affordable e-book!

 

For Beginners as well as counsellors and therapists currently practicing online:

 

Content

  • The Basics of Online Practice
  • Video Call Therapy and Software
  • Email Therapy and Messaging Therapy
  • Extra Consent Text, Sections and Forms
  • Marketing your Online Practice
  • Profile Directories and Platforms
  • Online Visual Resources and Self-Help Apps
  • Before Meeting a Video Call Client
  • International Regulations and Legal Issues
  • Evidence-Based Research that Validates Online Practice

  

  • The Basics of Online Practice
  • GDPR/HIPAA compliant software systems
  • Types of online communication mediums
  • Consider which insurance cover for online practice
  • Consider management software
  • The benefits of online therapy

 

  • Video Call Therapy and Software
  • What you first need to know
  • Skype
  • Most secure, free and paid for video call systems
  • General description of Zoom and Vsee
  • Zoom video call
  • Vsee video call
  • Video call top tips

 

  • Email Therapy and Messaging Therapy
  • Convenience
  • Security and privacy
  • Email therapy
  • Messaging therapy
  • Does email therapy and messaging therapy work for everyone?

 

  • Extra Consent Text, Sections and Forms  
  • Consent Form Sections
  • Privacy Policy in line with GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations)
  • Clinical Will: An example of a ‘Clinical Will’ section

 

  • Marketing Your Online Practice
  • If you have a practice with no website
  • If you have a practice and website, but now want online clients
  • Consider potential clients

 

  • Profile Directories & Platforms
  • Difference between Directories and Platforms
  • The most preferred Directories and Platforms
  • List of regularly updated profile Directories and Platforms

 

  • Online Visual Resources and Self-Help Apps
  • Genograms
  • Feelings Wheel
  • Combined Care and NHS Link to Approved Self-Help Apps

 

  • Before Meeting a Video Call Client
  • Choosing Wireless Connection or Wired Connection
  • A few other important things to consider

 

  • International Regulations and Legal Issues
  • Meeting overseas clients
  • Global regions, countries and their regulations

 

  • Evidence-based research that validates online practice
  • Research Reports, Videos and Case Studies

 

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