The City of Philadelphia has been closely monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic and has been actively preparing plans and responses to prevent community spread within the Philadelphia region. The Behavioral Health Training & Education Network (BHTEN) has reviewed the city’s planning guide and aligning preventative measures with the Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual Disabilities (DBHIDS).

As a preventive measure to ensure the health and safety of all BHTEN stakeholders, all scheduled training events from March 13, 2020 – March 27, 2020 will be cancelled. Registered participants will receive cancellation notifications via email. BHTEN will provide refunds or training credits for those who registered for upcoming paid trainings. As soon as trainings are rescheduled, BHTEN will post on the website and send out registration information through our mailing list. To sign up, go to:
In this ever-evolving situation, we will continue to monitor the Philadelphia Department of Public Health’s recommendations and will post updates on scheduled trainings on our website and social media handles.

We appreciate your flexibility and patience in this matter, as the health and safety of our staff and training participants is paramount.