Northwest MHTTC

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Northwest MHTTC's COVID-19 Resource Compilation

Resources for the behavioral health workforce
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May 2020 is Mental Health Month

May is Mental Health Month

Join hundreds of organizations nationwide to raise awareness of mental health
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Virtual Conversations in Three Languages

Join Latino behavioral health providers or providers working with Hispanic and Latino communities across the country
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The Well-Being Series

Connections During COVID-19: Mental Wellness Webinars For Families & Educators
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National ACT Virtual Meetings to Address Impact of COVID-19

Mondays at 12pm PDT March 30-June 15
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University of Washington Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
325 9th Avenue
Box 359911
Seattle, WA 98104
United States

Northwest MHTTC

We provide training and technical assistance (TA) in evidence-based practices (EBPs) in SAMHSA’s Region 10 (Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington).  

Our target workforce includes behavioral health and primary care providers, school and social service staff, and others whose work has the potential to improve behavioral health outcomes for individuals with or at risk of developing serious mental illnesses.


  • Ensure availability and delivery of free, publicly available training and TA

  • Heighten awareness, knowledge, and skills of the workforce

  • Accelerate adoption and implementation of mental health-related EBPs

  • Foster alliances and address training needs among diverse partners


  • Advance workforce training and service delivery

  • Help people and organizations incorporate effective practices

  • Improve the quality and effectiveness of prevention, treatment and recovery services


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Challenges and Priorities in Responding to COVID-19 in Inpatient Psychiatry

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Addressing the COVID-19 Pandemic in Populations With Serious Mental Illness




National ACT Virtual Meetings to Address Impact of COVID-19

Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) is a multidisciplinary, team-based model that provides intensive



DBT STEPS-A Online Lesson 7: Distress Tolerance - Self-Soothe

Click here to tune into the DBT STEPS-A YouTube Channel every Tuesday and Thursday morning at 10am



DBT STEPS-A Online Lesson 29: Interpersonal Effectiveness - Evaluating Options

Click here to tune into the DBT STEPS-A YouTube Channel every Tuesday and Thursday morning at 10am


Clinical Innovations in Telehealth Learning Series: Telehealth and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Psychosis (CBTp)

The COVID-19 pandemic has presented a formidable challenge to care continuity for community mental health clients with serious mental illness.

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