Edith Mannion

Director and Co-Founder of the Mental Health Association's Training & Education Center (TEC)

Ms. Mannion is the Director and Co-Founder of the Training and Education Center (TEC) at the Mental Health Association of Southeastern PA, which has been providing educational and support services for family members and training for providers since 1985. She is also a licensed marriage and family therapist and a dialectical behavior therapist, as well as a family member of several individuals with serious behavioral health conditions. She has been a consultant/trainer for public behavioral health agencies and university research/training centers, and has published extensively on the subject of family education and involvement in behavioral health services, including 6 training manuals on implementing family education interventions.