MFT: 15-hour Certificate in Technology-Assisted (Telehealth) Services, including six hours of ethics - Webinar

Wednesday, August 23, 2023
9:00 AM-5:00 PM EST


Thursday, August 24, 2023
9:00 AM-4:30 PM EST


Becky Antle, Ph.D., MSSW, LMFT

Becky Antle, Ph.D., MSSW, LMFT is Professor, University Scholar, and the Director of the Center for Family and Community Well-Being. Dr. Antle has led evaluation efforts on more than 30 federal grants and national projects for with a portfolio of over $65 million in extramural funding as a PI, Co-PI, or Evaluator. Currently, Dr Antle is a Co-I and lead evaluator on an NIH P30 grant on environmental health, disparities, and community engagement, PI on an NSF subaward grant on pandemic related mental health product development, Co-I on a $2 million Department of Commerce grant to support minority business development, lead evaluator four federal grants on Family Recovery Court totaling over $3 million (two from OJJDP, one from OVC, one from Children's Bureau), as well as an evaluator on a $15 million Quality Improvement Center on Workforce Development issues in child welfare funded by the Children's Bureau. She is also the Evaluator on a $1.6 million grant funded by SAMSHA to establish a center to promote resilience and recovery among traumatized children, and the PI on over 30 grants/contracts to evaluate community-based programs, as well as a foundation funded RCT grant on a trauma intervention through the CFCWB. She has completed the following grants: $1 million grant funded by NIH on the dissemination of computer assisted cognitive behavioral therapy in primary care; $5 million grant funded by DHHS Office of Family Assistance to provide an educational intervention on responsible fatherhood and co-parenting, $2.5 million grant funded by Children's Bureau to enhance the capacity of mental health and public child welfare workers to screen/assess for trauma in the child welfare population; $1 million teen pregnancy prevention grant funded by DHHS; $5 million grant funded by the Office of Adolescent Health to provide relationship education to at-risk youth to prevent teen pregnancy; $500,000 grant funded by the Children's Bureau to promote academic stability and success among foster youth; $2.5 million grant funded by the Office of Family Assistance to provide healthy relationship education to high-risk adults and youth; $1 million grant through the Children's Bureau to train adoptive couples in healthy marriage and family formation; $1 million from the Children's Bureau to develop and train child welfare teams on issues of healthy marriage and family formation; and other training grants related to foster youth, evidence-based practice in child welfare, and the implementation of an evidence-based practice for serious mental illnesses in a state psychiatric setting. For the past 25 years, she has been involved in research on evidence-based practice and implementation science issues, violence prevention (child maltreatment, domestic and dating violence), relationship education, solution-based child welfare practice, the impact of domestic violence on children, comorbidities of child maltreatment, and training/evaluation issues in human services. She has published over 65 peer-reviewed journal articles, two book chapters, 80 technical reports, and 12 other professional publications. She has made over 120 presentations at conferences.

Workshop Description

This course is designed to meet the needs of Marriage and Family Therapist Associates and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists who must complete a 15-hour, board-approved CE training on telehealth.

  • Understand best practice guidelines in engagement, assessment, and intervention via telehealth
  • Learn specific application of four modalities in telehealth: TFCBT, motivational interviewing, experiential family therapy, and cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Review application of telehealth to specific populations/issues including substance use, child welfare, general trauma, couple relationship issues, and family relationship issues (parenting, extended family)
  • Be familiar with and understand current Kentucky statutes and regulations (KRSs and KARs) governing the practice of Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists and Marriage and Family Therapist Associates
  • Review the AAMFT Code of Ethics and ethical scenarios related to the practice of telehealth
  • Learn skills for therapist self-care in the practice of telehealth

Continuing Education Credits

CEU : Hours - 15


Registration: $255.00


**Additional $40.00 off for Kent staff, faculty, students, alumni, and practicum supervisors

Register Here

Approved by

Kentucky Board of Licensure for Marriage and Family Therapists


Webinar via Zoom

Share This!

About Us

The Center for Family and Community Well-Being (CFCWB) advances the well-being of vulnerable populations through the development and dissemination of evidence based practices, technology driven innovations, and research to address complex social problems such as violence and trauma, racism, poverty, injustice, and disparities in health and mental health. The Center seeks to accomplish this mission through three primary domains of activity: 1) Research and Program Evaluation; 2) Training and Professional Development; and 3) Product Development. The Center offers a unique hub for the translation of research into practice and partnership into synergy.

For more information, visit