The Certified Cyber Therapist (CCT) credential granted by the Online Therapy Institute is a credential rooted in clinical theory and application regarding the delivery of telemental health.
The course is self-paced and online with reading assignments, audio and video. After each completed assignment the student receives individualized tutoring and mentorship. This telemental health training is available in the UK, US and the across the globe. A Specialism in Children and Young People (CYP) is available.
The course is formed of 20 modules, the lessons in which are:
- Course Structure
- An Introduction to working in Cyberspace
- Theory 1: The Concept of Presence
- Theory 2: The Online Disinhibition Effect
- Theory 3: Written Communication Skills
- Theory 4: Anonymity and Fantasy
- Ethics 1: An Introduction to Ethical and Legal Aspects
- Ethics 2: Assessment and Intake Forms
- Ethics 3: Informed Consent and Privacy Notices
- Ethics 4: GDPR or HIPAA
- Ethics 5: Social Media and maintaining a responsible online presence
- Practice 1: Working Asychronously with your client using email
- Practice 2: Working Synchronously with your client using chat/IM
- Practice 3: Working with your client using telephone & audio
- Practice 4: Working with your client using video
- Practice 5: Client closure and discharge
- The future: Virtual Reality and Holograms
- Business Building: Taking your service Online
- Endings: Final Coursework
- Endings: Final Live Assessment
- Endings: Final resources lists
How do I register?
United Kingdom and Europe
Kate in the UK/EU offers an 80-hour qualification awarding the credential and a CPD certificate.
This course qualifies toward ACTO membership.
£999 or 4 x £250 or 5 x £200
United States and Canada
DeeAnna in the US/CA offers a 60-hour qualification awarding the credential and a clock hour certificate.
The course is not intended to follow state/US continuing education guidelines as it is a stand-alone certification.
$750 or 5 x $150
Training offered for clinicians around the world
If you are interested in training and located outside the UK/US please email us and include your location/country.
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