Mid-America MHTTC Services


Services Offered

The Mid-America MHTTC works across the four-state region of Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri, and Kansas to align mental health systems and professional competencies with evidence-based mental health practices. To do this, the Mid-America MHTTC provides free or low-cost 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.


Specialized Training Topics

  • School mental health
  • Integrated behavioral health in primary care
  • Serious mental illness
  • Behavioral health workforce development


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


Contact for Training:

Bill Baerentzen, PhD, CRC, LMHP
Mid-America MHTTC Project Coordinator
984242 Nebraska Medical Center | Omaha, NE 68198-4242
(402) 552-7697 | MidAmerica@MHTTCnetwork.org