The deadline to apply for the 2021-22 Behavioral Health Training Institute for Health Officials Program has been extended!
As part of a deep and ongoing commitment to public health leaders, the National Council for Mental Wellbeing’s 2021-22 Behavioral Health Training Institute for Health Officials Program, in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Center for State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Support, will provide a national cohort of public health officials with training and technical assistance opportunities to advance mental health and substance use prevention efforts across the nation.
This dynamic eight-month leadership program is designed to support public health officials and help them:
- Cultivate crisis leadership skills and support mental health resiliency during COVID-19.
- Develop and enhance mental health and substance use prevention competencies.
- Improve interagency partnerships to address mental health and substance use needs.
- Advance health equity and operationalize addressing the social determinants of health.
- Participation in the Behavioral Health Training Institute is FREE and includes registration to NatCon22 as well as direct access to coaching calls, monthly webinars, workshops, Mental Health First Aid training and exclusive peer-to-peer engagement.