8:45 to 12:00 Okemos Holiday Inn Express
(Registration at 8:15-8:45)
Telepsychology & the Psychology Interjurisdictional Compact (PSYPACT)
Alex M. Siegel, JD, PhD
Are you interested in providing telepsychological services or looking for information on interjurisdictional telepsychology practice? Would you like to learn more about the Psychology Interjurisdictional Compact (PSYPACT) and its legislative progress?
Join legal and psychology experts for a three hour seinar to discuss the main principles of providing telepsycholgical services and learn more about the Psychology Interjurisdictional Compact (PSYPACT).
Presenters will discuss:
- Current legal and regulatory factors for telepsychological practice
- Obstacles and solutions of interjurisdictional telepsychology practice
- ASPPB's Psychology Interjurisdictional Compact (PSYPACT) Initiative
Alex M. Siegel, JD, PhD
Director of Professional Affairs,
Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards
Dr. Alex M. Siegel is an attorney and clinical psychologist. Three different Pennsylvania Governors (Ridge, Schweiker and Rendell) appointed Dr. Siegel to the Pennsylvania State Board of Psychology. He served on the Board for 13 years, six of which as Chair of the State Board. Dr. Siegel was elected to the Board of Directors of the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards (ASPPB). He was also elected President of ASPPB in 2008. Currently, Dr. Siegel is the Director of Professional Affairs (DPA) for ASPPB. In his role as DPA, he serves as a liaison between ASPPB and state and national psychological associations. He provides training to new members of psychology licensing boards in the U.S. and the colleges of psychology in Canada. He was staff to the APA/ASPPB/APAIT joint task force on telepsychology and to the ASPPB task force on regulations for interjurisdictional telepsychological practice. He is a member of the PSYPACT task force. He is also a member of ASPPB Supervision Guidelines task force and Chair of the Model Act and Regulations Committee (MARC). In addition, Dr. Siegel consults with state governments, attorneys, courts and maintains a small clinical and forensic practice.
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Telehealth & PSYPACT
Friday, July 13
Okemos Conference Center
2187 University Park Dr
Okemos, MI 48864
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