BHARC subject matter experts’ (SMEs) training targets common behavioral health issues which are based on frequently cited accreditation standards. Below is a sample of training that BHARC SMEs are currently offering. CEU and CME may be available.
BHARC SMEs integrate deep expertise in behavioral health into our full breadth of services to help their clientele reach their goals and, ultimately, effect real-world change. Whether SMEs are evaluating program effectiveness, developing training in new evidence-based treatment for opioid overdose, pivoting to engaging and effective webinars and conferences, or translating data into actionable strategies, the focus of BHARC’s services is on improving outcomes for all.
COMMUNICATION & OUTREACH:
At BHARC, the information provided informs thinking, drives perceptions, disseminates research and practice, and builds trust. This dynamic approach to communication ensures that messaging about behavioral health resonates with stakeholders while helping clients achieve their long-term vision and goals.
BHARC’s data analysts, statisticians, and visualization experts translate and harmonize complex behavioral health data into actionable insights that help clients achieve value and results. The experts leverage data analytics to uncover useful insights that informs decisions and transforms outcomes. Using cutting edge algorithms and programs such as BigML, Natural Language Toolkit (NLTK), SAS, Tableau, and Excel, we recommend clear paths to favorable outcomes. A number of BHARC’s SMEs, working for The Bizzell Group’s Health Information Technology (HIT) team, leverage data-driven and research-informed results through process engineering, and tactical consulting services that drives innovative solutions across the continuum of health care. The innovative solutions shared in the BHARC give physicians, pharmacists, nurses, and specialized clinicians immediate access to critical patient information to make informed decisions.
HEALTH RESEARCH & EVALUATION:
BHARC SMEs conduct a wide range of research, monitoring, evaluation, and learning to inform existing knowledge and strengthen interventions and trainings in the behavioral health field. BHARC SMEs employ U.S.-based and in-country ethical research practices to drive precise, actionable results that help agencies make data-informed decisions and improve performance and impact.
Technical Assistance & Training
BHARC SMEs deliver best in class subject matter leadership and specialists to administer trainings and educational programming to disseminate and integrate evidence-based practices in behavioral health. BHARC SMEs begin with thorough needs assessments to determine strengths, weaknesses, and opportunities for impact. Through in-person and web-based courses, BHARC SMEs deliver on-the-job scenarios while addressing gaps in proficiency to increase the quality of project implementation and impact by supporting administration, management and policy development. Learn more about the BHARC SMEs and the Behavioral Health Trainings provided below.
Effective Strategies for Viral Hepatitis and HIV Care Management
Subject Matter Experts provide the clinical and administrative staff of opioid treatment programs (OTPs) with up-to-date information and guidance in the treatment of HIV care management and Viral Hepatitis care management, and its relevance to opioid use disorder.
Effective Clinical Skills and Knowledge Competencies for individuals with opioid use disorder
Subject Matter Experts provide the clinical and administrative staff of opioid treatment programs (OTPs) with up-to-date information and guidance in using Motivational Interviewing and Trauma-Informed Care interventions in the therapeutic treatment of individuals with opioid use disorder.
The workshop on community engagement focuses on how medication-assisted treatment is playing to address drug use and overdose deaths in this country and demonstrates how community engagement can enhance the overall effectiveness of MAT by reducing bias across the system of care.
Improving Cultural Competence in Substance Abuse Treatment
Subject Matter Experts provides mental and behavioral health staff and counselors with the knowledge, skills, and strategies to serve diverse clients, families, and communities. The foundation for this training is SAMHSA’s TIP 59 Improving Cultural Competence.
Strategic Human Resource Management
This training provides public, private, and nonprofit behavioral health treatment programs with the knowledge and information required to recruit, retain, develop, and reward the staff required to that can develop and deliver the programs and services needed by people with opioid use disorders.
Peer Recovery Coaching
The Peer Recovery Coaching provides certified peer recovery coaches with training about medication-assisted treatment and that prepares them for the MAT Peer Recovery Coaching Workshop.
This training provides participants with the knowledge, strategies, and skills to implement or revise their organizations’ performance improvement programs.
Assessment and Treatment Planning
This workshop emphasizes the rationale for and the process of assessment and treatment planning, to provide internal and external audiences with a clear business case for assessment and treatment planning, and to develop a strategy to integrate assessment and treatment planning into the treatment process.