International review of psychiatry (Abingdon, England)

Home-based clinical video teleconferencing care: Clinical considerations and future directions.

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Dec 08, 2015

Clinical video teleconferencing (CVT) is a treatment delivery modality that can be used to provide services to clinical populations that experience barriers to accessing mental health care.

Telemental health for children and adolescents.

Publication Date: 
Dec 08, 2015

Most children and adolescents across the USA fail to receive adequate mental health services, especially in rural or underserved communities. The supply of child and adolescent psychiatrists is insufficient for the number of children in need of services and is not anticipated to grow.

Recent developments in the use of online resources and mobile technologies to support mental health care.

Publication Date: 
Dec 08, 2015

This review describes recent developments in online and mobile mental health applications, including a discussion of patient portals to support mental health care. These technologies are rapidly evolving, often before there is systematic investigation of their effectiveness.

Institutionally based videoconferencing.

Publication Date: 
Dec 08, 2015

The delivery of psychiatric care via video-teleconferencing (VTC) technology is thought to have reached a tipping point.

A framework of ethics for telepsychiatry practice.

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Dec 08, 2015

Psychiatrists who provide telepsychiatric services must uphold the standards of ethics and professionalism expected in in-person interactions. Psychiatrists' fundamental ethical responsibilities do not change when they take up a new form of practice.