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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, July 17, 2017
    9:00 am to 4:30 pm
    This intermediate level workshop presents evidenced based practices for assessment of psychological disorders in children, with a primary emphasis on assessment of trauma and posttraumatic stress...
  • Thursday, July 20, 2017
    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, July 24, 2017
    8:45 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.  
  • Tuesday, July 25, 2017
    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, August 28, 2017
    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...