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Behavioral health training aims to enhance individual understanding and skills related to mental health and well-being. These training opportunities cover therapy techniques, crisis intervention, suicide care, Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), ethics, leadership, and more. Participants engage in collaborative and specialized sessions to acquire practical knowledge, improve therapeutic skills, and stay informed about the latest developments in the field.  Browse through the different training categories to see all we have to offer.

Crisis Core

Crisis Core Training

Designed to prepare crisis workers to deliver supportive interventions via phone, in the office, or via mobile crisis response. Meets the orientation training requirements outlined for DHS 34 Crisis Intervention Services.

Crisis Core Training

Advanced Crisis Core

Advanced Crisis Core

Including (but not limited to) Mobile Crisis Teaming and Harm Reduction training

Advanced Crisis Core Training

Focus Friday

Focus Friday Series

Exploring Behavioral Health Equity! One training per month addressing disparities in behavioral health care.

Exploring Behavioral Health Equity

Mental Health Monday

Mental Health Monday Series

Delving Deeper into Diagnoses! One training per month focusing on a different diagnosis each month.

Delving Deeper into Diagnoses

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SPECIAL Skills & Topics

Looking for additional training resources? Check out these options!

Special Skills Training

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DBT Skills

Enhance your DBT skills and approach, learning from Linehan Board Certified Clinicians!

DBT Skills Training

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Ethics & Boundaries

Available to BHTP Full Members Only.  Choose from four different topics.

Ethics & Boundaries Training

Leadership Training

Leadership Training

An array of trainings for leaders within county human service departments. Attend just one session or attend all, and build your skills and communication in leadership!

Leadership Training


DIALECTICAL Behavior Therapy

Training that is comprehensive and covers all the necessary concepts to fully implement DBT in a county setting. Provided in a hybrid format.

About DBT Training

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Training opportunities that promote best practice and evidence-based techniques in recognizing, assessing, and managing suicidal thoughts and behaviors.

Suicide Care Training

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CRISIS Debriefing

Designed to prepare our partner counties to support their staff when critical incidents occur.

Crisis Debriefing

CSP Training

CSP Training

Recordings from CBTp introductory training provided in Summer 2023.

Watch CSP Recordings

Psychosocial Rehab Training

Psychosocial rehabilitation Training

Join us this summer to engage in dynamic instruction in psychosocial rehabilitation with experts from Duke University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  This learning opportunity is for Wisconsin professionals working in Community Support Programs and Comprehensive Community Services.

Psychosocial Rehabilitation

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Digital Badging

Available to those who complete the entire Mobile Crisis Response Team curriculum. The Digital Badge validates that you have completed a specific skillset and job-ready competencies to provide crisis intervention services in a community setting via mobile crisis response teams.

See Digital Badging

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Self-Paced Training

From program orientation to specialty topics, you'll find a training to help enhance your practice, on demand and at your own pace!

Explore Self-paced Training

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Non-Partnership Events

Looking for additional training resources? Check out these options!

See Other Events

Joanne Tulachka

Training Needs?

Reach out to our Training Coordinator, Joanne Tulachka, if you have any questions about our training offerings.