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Introduction to Telemental Health References

American Counseling Association (2014). ACA Code of Ethics Section H Distance Counseling, Technology, and Social Media.

American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) Board Approved Revised Code of Ethics 2015.

American Telemedicine Association (2013). American Telemedicine Association Practice Guidelines For Video-Based Online Mental Health Services 2013.

Backhaus, A., Agha, Z., Maglione, M. L., Repp, A., Ross, B., Zuest, D., Rice-Thorp NM, Lohr J, Thorp SR. Thorp, S. R. (2012). Videoconferencing psychotherapy: A systematic review. Psychological Services, 9, 111–131. doi:10.1037/a0027924

Baker, D. C., & Bufka, L. F. (2011). Preparing for the telehealth world: Navigating legal, regulatory, reimburse- ment, and ethical issues in an electronic age. Professional Psychology: Research And Practice, 42, 405– 411. doi:10.1037/a0025037

Barak, A., Hen, L., Boniel-Nissim, M., & Shapira, N. (2008). A comprehensive review and a meta-analysis of the effectiveness of Internet-based psychotherapeutic interventions. Journal of Technology in Human Services, 26, 109-160.

Barak, A., Klein, B., & Proudfoot, J. G. (2009). Defining internet-supported therapeutic interventions. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 38, 4–17. doi:10.1007/s12160-009-9118-3

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Myers, K., Turvey, C., (2012). Telemental Health: Clinical, Technical, and Administrative Foundations for Evidence-Based Practice. Elsevier.

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