2016 Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training (BHWET) for Professionals and Professionals Program
The BHWET program funds eligible behavioral health paraprofessional and professional training programs to develop and expand the substance abuse and mental health workforce. Following their training, students supported by these funds provide services to children, adolescents, and transitional-age youth at risk for developing or who have a recognized behavioral health disorder.
Graduate Psychology Education (GPE)
Funds accredited health profession schools, universities, and other public or private nonprofit entities to plan, develop, operate or maintain graduate programs in mental and behavioral health practice to train psychologists to work with underserved populations.
Mental and Behavioral Health Education and Training (MBHET)
Funds accredited schools and programs of social work and accredited doctoral psychology schools to strengthen the clinical field competencies of social workers and psychologists who pursue clinical service with high need and high demand populations.