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Welcome to BHTEN's website!

The Behavioral Health Training and Education Network is committed to supporting the Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services (DBHIDS) and other human service systems by planning, coordinating and providing quality learning experiences in Behavioral Health and related topics.  Our training audiences include providers and administrators of services, individuals engaged in services, family members and other interested community members.  

This website is designed primarily to help you to find and sign up for the trainings that interest you.  We plan to add features and content on an ongoing basis, and hope you will return regularly to see what new trainings and resources we have to offer here.

Upcoming Trainings

  • Monday, April 28, 2014 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
    This training will introduce participants to a safe non harmful behavior management system designed to help Behavioral Health staff provide for the best possible care, welfare and safety of...
  • Monday, April 28, 2014 9:00 am to 4:30 pm
    This introductory two-day workshop will present Stages of Change theory, and how it applies to behavioral change in ourselves and in others.  The principles, techniques and skills of Motivational...
  • Wednesday, April 30, 2014 9:00 am
    This intermediate/advanced level  workshop will review current best practice thinking in trauma-informed work, including elementary neurobiology, the strategies of hyperarousal and dissociation, and...
  • Tuesday, May 06, 2014 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
    This course will cover the levels of care (LOC), types of service and placement criteria in utilizing the PCPC to ensure that a client is placed in the appropriate level of care. There will be...
  • Tuesday, May 13, 2014 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
    Mental Health First Aid is a public health education curriculum that teaches the skills needed to identify, understand, and respond to signs of behavioral health challenges or crises.  It is designed...