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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 both in the classroom and soon virtually over the Internet (elearning) 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, November 19, 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...
  • Friday, November 30, 2018
    9:00 am to 4:00 pm
    A basic course on the theory of addiction, the effects of drugs and alcohol on the brain, and basic pharmacology  
  • Monday, December 03, 2018
    9:00 am to 4:30 pm
    This is an Intermediate level course.  It is a  two day workshop designed to identify and describe the central constructs of trauma-informed theory, and from these constructs distill the central...
  • Thursday, December 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...
  • Friday, December 14, 2018
    9:00 am to 1:00 pm
    This course provides clinicians with knowledge regarding the most common infectious and communicable diseases and modes of transmission. Protective measures will also be covered.