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Melissa Westendorf, Ph.D., J.D.

Technology Wellness Center


Melissa Westendorf, Ph.D., J.D., is a clinical and forensic psychologist and founder of the Technology Wellness Center. As a clinician, she has provided therapy to adults and adolescents in the community and within the correctional setting. Dr. Westendorf’s forensic practice is dedicated to assessing adults and youth in either the criminal justice system or in civil matters. As a technology wellness expert, she is dedicated to assisting parents, children, adolescents, and adults on understanding the complexities of technology use and the impact on our brains, emotions, and interpersonal relationships. Dr. Westendorf’s legal training coupled with her clinical background enables her to work with individuals who are experiencing the legal ramifications of technology use.

As a proactive psychologist and educator, Dr. Westendorf is a keynote speaker at academic institutions, parent organizations, businesses, and community groups, offering preventative tools and resources that educate others on how to manage technology use in a healthy manner. She is the co-author of Unplug! Raising Kids in a Technology Addicted World. She has served on the Committee for Legal Issues for the American Psychological Association and on the Psychology Examining Board for the state of Wisconsin. Dr. Westendorf has been appointed as an expert in high profile legal cases, featuring the psychological ramifications of technology use. Her expertise has been relied upon in a wide variety of articles, podcasts, radio segments, and television programming. She has been featured on NPR (National Public Radio), Wisconsin Public Radio, and ABC’s 20/20. She is a monthly contributor to The Morning Blend.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Melissa Westendorf, Ph.D., J.D. maintains a private practice. She is the founder of Technology Wellness Center, LLC. Dr. Westendorf receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.

Non-financial: Melissa Westendorf, Ph.D., J.D. is a member of the American Psychological Association; American Pscyhology Law Society; Wisconsin Bar Association; Racine Bar Association; and International Association of Correctional and Forensic Psychologists.

Telehealth: Legal & Ethical Implications for Mental Health Professionals


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Speakers:
Melissa Westendorf, Ph.D., J.D.
Duration:
2 Hours 42 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright:
May 20, 2020
Product Code:
POS056725
Media Type:
Digital Seminar - Also available: DVD
Price:
$149.99 - Standard

2-Day: Certified Clinical Telemental Health Provider Training: A Therapist Guide for Ethical, Legal and Technology Concerns when Using Teletherapy


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Speakers:
Melissa Westendorf, Ph.D., J.D.
Duration:
12 Hours 14 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright:
Jul 21, 2020
Product Code:
POS056740
Media Type:
Digital Seminar - Also available: DVD
Price:
$149.99 - End of Summer Sale - August 2022 Standard - $439.99

Trauma & Telehealth Dual Certification Course


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Speakers:
J. Eric Gentry, PhD, LMHC, DAAETS, FAAETS, CCTP |  Melissa Westendorf, Ph.D., J.D.
Duration:
24 Hours 24 Minutes
Copyright:
Jan 15, 2021
Product Code:
CRS001433
Media Type:
Online Course
Price:
$199.99 Standard - $1,129.96

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