Future First: Broward Behavioral Health Coalition

NEW CSC Future First episode topic: How the Broward Behavioral Health Coalition's management of services related to mental health and substance abuse is positively impacting youth and families. — with South Florida Wellness Network, BECON-TV and Henderson Behavioral Health.

Future First: Broward Behavioral Health Coalition

(Please Share) NEW #CSCfuturefirst episode topic: How the Broward Behavioral Health Coalition's management of services related to #mentalhealth and #substanceabuse is positively impacting youth and families.

Posted by Children's Services Council of Broward County Florida on Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Saturday, April 16, 2016 - 8:00am

Collaborative Documentation Training- REGISTER NOW!

BBHC is pleased to bring the provider network a national best practice training on "Collaborative Documentation"- a process, endorsed by the National Council on Behavioral Health and SAMHSA-HRSA, in which clinicians and clients collaborate in the documentation of the Assessment, Service Planning, and ongoing Client-Practitioner Interactions (Progress Notes). Click here for full details of required staff, location, and registration

Training Dates: April 5 & 6, 2016
-Half Day Overview for Leadership -- April 5th, 2016 (1 pm – 4:30 pm)
-Full Day Training for Clinical Staff and Prospective Trainers -- April 6th, 2016 (9 am – 4:30 pm)

For any questions, please contact Tamika McBride, CQI Coordinator, at tmcbride@bbhcflorida.org or call 954-622-8121

To Learn more about Collaborative Documentation, visit this website.

Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 12:15pm

Behavioral Health Conference a Success


Funded by the Broward Behavioral Health Coalition (BBHC), the first 2015 Behavioral Health Conference: "Building Healthier Communities" was held on June 17-18 at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center. More than 350 attendees enjoyed two full days of workshops and plenary speakers including a key note address by the former US Representative The Honorable Patrick Kennedy. The conference concluded with a panel discussion on the State of Mental Health and Substance Abuse in Broward County featuring local community leaders. Workshop presentations can be downloaded from www.drugfreebroward.org

Plans are already underway to hold a conference in May 2016. Contact Conference@unitedwaybroward.org for more information.

Photo of Panel: Kathleen Cannon, Sheriff Scott Israel, moderator John O'Connor, Superintendent Robert Runcie, Silvia Quintana, Mayor Tim Ryan and The Honorable Judge Ginger Lerner-Wren.

Friday, July 24, 2015 - 12:30pm

One Community Partnership 2 (OCP2)

One Community Partnership 2 (OCP2) is a grant and county initiative working to expand and enhance the delivery of services to transition-age youth and emerging adults (14-21 years of age) who experience emotional/mental health challenges that also may include co-occurring substance use, trauma, and other complex issues. This initiative will provide the Broward System of Care with effective transition supports for all youth entering adulthood on their way towards resiliency, recovery, and wellness.