Distance Video/TeleMental Health Counseling Services

Distance Video/TeleMental Health Counseling Services in Florida Provided
By Dr. April Brown

Distance Video Counseling Services in Florida Provided By Dr. April Brown

Distance Video/TeleMental Health Counseling Services in Florida Provided By Dr. April Brown

Are you feeling overwhelm or depress?  Need Counseling…but you cannot come to Dr. April’s office in Fort Myers because…

  • You are stuck at work.
  • Your location is outside the area of Lee or Collier County.
  • There is no one you can depend on to watch your children.
  • You feel more comfortable at your location.

If so, please contact Dr. April Brown, a Board Certified-TeleMental Health Provider.  Here is some basic information about the Distance Therapy/TeleMental Health and Video Counseling Services:

  • The services are real-time.  You will be able to see and interact with Dr. April.
  • The services are through a secure HIPAA online, web based technology,called SimplePractice. This technology can provide a secure two-way, interactive video counseling sessions over the internet.
  • You can schedule services at a time that is convenient for you.

Distance Therapy/TeleMental Health and Video Counseling can provide multiple benefits to you.  However, you need to check to see if this is the best fit for you and your situation.  To help you in understanding Distance Therapy/TeleMental Health and Video Counseling, here are some benefits and limitations of this form of counseling:

Benefits:

  • Provides counseling services when clients cannot go into an office.
  • Comfort from increased privacy/distance
  • Greater flexibility and convenience to clients
  • Saves time and cost because less travel time

Limitations:

  • Additional logistical and technical requirement
  • Different potential for interruptions
  • Different to in-person session (though somewhat similar)
  • Less appropriate for some counseling situations