Foundations in Behavioral Health Training Series

The Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care Technical Assistance Center (UBHC-TAC) offers an annual series of trainings geared toward enhancing the core competencies and foundational skills of the behavioral health workforce for New Jersey Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS) funded programs. Developed in alliance with a variety of community stakeholders, this series focusses on practical applications of the fundamental skills necessary to implement evidence-based and promising practices for individuals recovering from mental health and substance use disorders. This series is offered in three cycles between September and June across the Northern, Central, and Southern regions of the state. Target audiences include Integrated Case Management (ICMS), Projects for Assistance in Transitioning from Homelessness (PATH), Supported Housing, Justice Involved Services (JIS), Involuntary Outpatient Commitment (IOC), Early Intervention Support Services (EISS), and Partial Hospital/Care program staff.

Registration Flyers for the Foundations in Behavioral Health Training Series (Please click on Training Titles in Flyer to register)

Cycle 1: September 2017 to December 2017
Cycle 2: December 2017 to March 2018
Cycle 3: April 4, 2018 to June 28, 2018

Individual Training Flyers


  Training Cycle 2: December 2017 to March 2018  
Date Training Title Location
Thurs., Dec. 14, 2017 Person-Centered Strategies for Successful Engagement Piscataway, NJ
Tues., Jan. 9, 2018 Motivational Strategies for Implementing EBPs Waretown, NJ
Thurs., Jan. 18, 2018 Addictive Behavior and Substance Abuse Piscataway, NJ
Mon., Jan. 29, 2018 Cognitive Behavioral Strategies for Implementing EBPs Boonton, NJ
Fri., Feb. 2, 2018 Suicide & Risk Assessment Berlin, NJ
Thurs., Feb. 8, 2018 Educational Strategies for Implementing EBPs Denville, NJ
Thurs., Feb. 22, 2018 Waiting for Wellness Piscataway, NJ
Thurs., March 1, 2018 Practical Applications for Being Trauma Informed Piscataway, NJ
Fri., March 9, 2018 Considering the Causes of Violence Millville, NJ
Mon., March 12, 2018 Stress Management & Self-Care for Beh. Hlth Workers Jersey City, NJ

For additional information, please feel free to contact us at (732) 235-9290 or at Please include “Foundations Project” in the subject line of your email.

We gratefully acknowledge the sponsorship and support of the New Jersey Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services for this project.

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