o Teletherapy is the remote delivery of health care services via technology-assisted media. This includes a wide array of clinical services and various forms of technology. The technology includes but is not limited to, a telephone, email, video, internet, a smartphone, tablet, PC desktop system or other electronic means. These services may be synchronous/in real time (e.g. video, telephone) or asynchronous/not in real time (e.g. email).
o Teletherapy provides individuals with the ability to participate in therapy “on the go”. All you need is an internet connection, a private place to talk, and either an iPad, phone, tablet, or computer, then you’re ready to take the next steps to feeling like yourself again.
o Yes! In fact, years of research has found teletherapy to be as effective as face-to-face therapy.
o Yes, it absolutely is! All information transmitted and received during online therapy appointments is encrypted with bank level security.