The Department of State Health Services annually hosts the Texas Behavioral Health Institute to promote best practice knowledge to professionals who counsel those who battle addictions, compulsive behaviors, and other mental health disorders. The Institute is an excellent opportunity for mental health and substance abuse professionals to learn from nationally recognized experts, discover available resources, and network with other professionals committed to delivering quality services.

ELEMENTS COVERED IN SESSIONS:
Prevention
Treatment
Recovery
Substance Abuse

Mental Health
Co-Occurring Issues
Family or Youth Issues
Community Building
Criminal Justice
Cultural Competency
Addressing Workforce Issues

PROFESSIONALS WHO ATTEND:
Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselors

Licensed Professional Counselors
Certified Peer Specialists
Social Workers
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapists
Psychologists
Nurses & Doctors
Probation Officers
School Teachers, Counselors & Administrators
Employee Assistance Program Personnel
Family Service Workers
Prevention Specialists and Consultants
Community Organizers
Law Enforcement and Community Police Personnel