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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, February 03, 2015
    Repeats every week every Tuesday 3 times .
    9:00 am
    This three-day training will follow the Commonwealth model for the Student Assistance Program, based on the Inter-Agency Committee approved Standards and Competencies. The Behavioral Health Training...
  • Wednesday, February 04, 2015 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
    This two-day workshop will cover Stages of Change theory, and how it applies to behavioral change in ourselves and others.  We will also introduce the principles and basic techniques of Motivational...
  • Thursday, February 05, 2015 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
    This introductory level course addresses the requirements for drug and alcohol screening and assessment of adults in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.  The required components of each tool, emergent...
  • Monday, February 09, 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.  
  • Wednesday, February 11, 2015 8:30 am to 1:00 pm
    Youth Mental Health First Aid is an 8 hour course that teaches the skills needed to identify, understand and respond to young people experiencing behavioral health challenges or crises.  Using a...