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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, January 11, 2018
    Repeats every week every Thursday 9 times.
    8:30 am
    This 9-session series is designed to give new behavioral health case managers an overview of Philadelphia’s Department of Behavioral Health as well as provide a fundamental knowledge about...
  • Thursday, January 18, 2018
    8:30 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...
  • Tuesday, January 30, 2018
    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...
  • Tuesday, February 06, 2018
    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...
  • Monday, February 12, 2018
    9:00 am to 12:15 pm
    This half-day introductory level training workshop is for Health and Human Service professionals. It is about the dynamics of Intimate Partner Violence (IPV), how these dynamics could affect...