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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

  • Thursday, May 26, 2016
    9:00 am to 4:00 pm
    Course provides the information needed in order to comply with the applicable Federal and State laws and regulations regarding confidentiality. This training is a foundation course for anyone working...
  • Wednesday, June 01, 2016
    9:00 am to 12:15 pm
    This basic workshop is designed to offer and introductory overview of the central concepts and practical changes that attend trauma-informed modifications in services.  These include, among others,...
  • Thursday, June 02, 2016
    9:00 am to 3:00 pm
    What is it that enables some people to experience a “positive adaptation” in the face of highly stressful, life-situations?  This 5-hour workshop will examine the concept of “resilience”, a...
  • Thursday, June 09, 2016
    9:00 am to 4:00 pm
    This is a basic course on the theory of addiction, the effects of drugs and alcohol on the brain, and basic pharmacology.  
  • Friday, June 10, 2016
    9:00 am to 1:00 pm
    Provides trainees with knowledge regarding the most common infectious and communicable diseases and modes of transmission. Protective measures will also be covered.