Mid-America MHTTC

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General Behavioral Health Training & Technical Assistance

For general assistance and questions.
General Questions & Requests
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Integrated Behavioral Health in Primary Care

Assistance is available to providers interested in implementing IBH into primary care clinics.
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Workforce Development

Training and technical assistance is available to academic institutions, provider organizations, and schools.
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Serious Mental Illness

Training and ongoing consultation in evidence-based practices is available.
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School Mental Health

Training available for personnel from school districts or individual schools.
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Mid-America MHTTC

The Mid-America MHTTC serves the four states of Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, and Missouri (Region 7) with a focus on Federally-Qualified Community Health Centers, schools, and mental health training programs. 

Funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) the Mid-America MHTTC received a 5-year grant of $3.7 million, awarded to the Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska (BHECN) at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.

Across the four-state region of Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri, and Kansas, the Mid-America MHTTC will serve to align mental health systems and professional competencies with evidence-based mental health practices by providing free training and technical assistance on a variety of topics germane to effective mental health practice. Types of training and technical assistance may include needs assessments, webinars, workshops, intensive training, technical assistance, program evaluation, and others.

Our overall goal is to assist mental health programs and providers to establish ongoing programs that are locally supported and sustainable over time.


Specialized Training Topics
  • Integrated behavioral health in primary care
  • Behavioral health workforce development
  • Serious mental illness
  • School mental health
MHTTC Services

Training Levels

  • Universal: Conference presentations, newsletters, brief consultation
  • Targeted: Online courses, webinar series, focused knowledge-sharing, short-term training, replication guides
  • Intensive: Ongoing relationship between the TTC program and agency is provided


  • Universal: Increased reach of information and tools about evidence-based practices
  • Targeted: Increased motivation to use and apply specific interventions
  • Intensive: Policy and program changes with the implementation of interventions by users


Now Available!

The MHTTC National School Mental Health Curriculum: Guidance and Best Practices for States, Districts, and Schools. Click here for more information.

Contact Us

Mid-America Mental Health Technology Transfer Center Network
at the Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska (BHECN)
984242 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198-4242





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