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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

  • Tuesday, June 02, 2015 9:00 am to 12:15 pm
    Sexual harassment among young people is pervasive in schools, impacting 8 out of 10 students during the course of their education.  This program will explore the current research, trends and laws...
  • Thursday, June 04, 2015 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.  
  • Monday, June 08, 2015 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
    This course will outline the connection between substance abuse and HIV disease. It will provide information about the fundamental principles unique to this dually impacted population. HIV...
  • Tuesday, June 09, 2015 9:00 am to 4:30 pm
    People with intellectual and developmental disability (IDD) experience trauma in the same way as all people.  Research has shown that a large percentage of people with IDD have experienced trauma and...
  • Wednesday, June 10, 2015 9:00 am to 4:30 pm
    This intermediate level training presents Trauma Art Narrative TherapyTM a creative narrative cognitive exposure technique. It is designed to help resolve trauma-based symptoms and behaviors in order...