Chapter 4: Other Technological Risks for Mental Health Professionals
Unfortunately, the risks don't end when you log off your Facebook profile or Twitter account. There's also the question of how HIPAA regulations intersect with email, text messaging, and physical technology.
It's worth noting that the laws and regulations that govern mental health professionals will always lag behind technological developments, which means what is true for professional conduct this year may not be true in five years. With that in mind, here are some other technological pitfalls to be aware of.
Next: Part 1: HIPAA, Email, and Your Mental Health Practice