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Telehealth Webinar: Research, Tools, Advocacy, and Tips

Join the Department of Social Work & Child Advocacy at Montclair State University for a half-day webinar on telehealth on Friday, March 19, 2021, from 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.  We will address, research, practice, legislative reform, tools, and the training of students.


Session 1: 9:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Beyond Brick and Mortar: Research, Clinical, and Consumer Perspectives on Telemental Health

  • Dr. Aubrey Dueweke, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston
  • Ms. Meg Wallace, LISW-CP, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston
  • Marianne Squire-Maszer, Consumer, National Alliance on Mental Illness

Session 2: 11:10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Legal Reforms and Legislative Advocacy

  • Dr. Lucy Takagi, Clinical Specialist, Montclair State University; 2020 President New Jersey Psychological Association
  • Ms. Lesley Dixon, Director of Field Education, Montclair State University

Session 3: 1:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

Telehealth: Tools, Tips, & Training

  • Deborah Mann, LCSW – Turn the Page, LLC
  • Dr. Jesselly De La Cruz, MSU Field Instructor – Carepoint Health, Project Safe
  • Janae Lane, 2nd Year MSU MSW Student
  • Cara Harmon, MSW, LSW, MSU Field Instructor – Jewish Family Service and Children’s Center of Clifton-Passaic
  • Natividad Padierna – 2nd Year MSW Student


Please contact Nathaniel Aker with questions or assistance with registration.

Continuing education credits for psychology and social work are pending.