4.1 Choosing platforms for video-based counselling

Identifying which platforms are best in terms of data security and usability can create anxiety: there are many platforms available and if you’re not a cyber-security expert, it can be difficult to understand how to judge the security of each one.

Activity 12 explores this further.

Activity 12: Understanding platforms for video-based counselling

Timing: Allow approximately 20 minutes

Listen to Sarah Worley James and Sally Brown explore the topic of choosing a platform for video-based counselling and answer the questions below.

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4 Counselling using videoconferencing platforms

4.2 Practical considerations