Conferences & Events



BHIPP provides in-person and web-based training and educational opportunities through Grand Rounds at hospitals across the state, regional CME conferences, and in-office presentations and in-services at practice and departmental meetings.


During the COVID-19 pandemic, all BHIPP trainings will take place virtually until further notice. Stay safe!


Below is a schedule of upcoming conferences and events. For more information or to schedule a training talk for your practice, please contact 855-MD-BHIPP (632-4477) or email

  • Upcoming Events

    See us at an event near you!

    • 05/23/2022: BHIPP Resilience Break: "Avoiding Provider Burnout" presented by Mary Ann Booth, MD (Click here to register)
    • 05/25/2022: Children’s Mental Health Twitter Chat #ElevateTheConvo with Dr. Sally Spencer-Thomas
    • 06/16/2022:Mental Health Crisis Training: "Suicide Prevention Part II: Safety and Crisis Planning" presented by Robert Paine, DO (Click here to register)
    • 06/21/2022: BHIPP Resilience Break: "Types of Mental Health Evaluations and When to Recommend Them" presented by Antonia Girard, PsyD
  • Training Topics

    By diagnosis/presenting concern:

    Content includes information on the assessment and monitoring of associated symptoms and severity, presentations in primary care, non-pharmacologic interventions (both brief interventions that can be utilized in-office and overview of evidence-based treatment interventions when referring), and psychopharmacology . Possible topics include:

    • ADHD
    • Anxiety
    • Behavior Disorders
    • Depression
    • Early Childhood Mental Health


    Other topics in child mental health:

    Cross-cutting communication skills in behavioral health for primary care: Identify strategies for eliciting and clarifying mental health needs in the course of a pediatric mental health visit; describe and apply brief interventions for commonly encountered concerns


    Screening for psychiatric disorders in pediatric primary care:  Review of behavioral health screening in pediatric primary care, including overview of existing screening tools and strategies for utilizing screening results in visits


    Developing a referral network of community resources: Planning and methods to use in creating or adapting a local resource guide of mental health and substance abuse resources and others who are involved in supporting or serving children and families


    Psychopharmacology: Pediatric psychopharmacology for treatment of ADHD, anxiety, behavior disorders, and depression


  • BHIPP Resilience Breaks

    To access the videos, slides and resources from the previous trainings, click the link here.

  • BHIPP TeleECHO Clinics

    Maryland Behavioral Health Integration in Pediatric Primary Care (BHIPP) has launched a web-based learning collaborative called BHIPP TeleECHO™ Clinics. The program is built on the “hub and spokes” design known as the Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes (ECHO) model.

    To learn more please click here.

  • Half-Day CME Training Event Archive

  • Co-location EBT Trainings Archive

    To access the videos from the previous EBT training, click the link below.

    **Please contact to get the access code**


    Click here to access the recordings

  • Mental Health Crisis Trainings Archive

    Managing Pediatric Agitation and Aggression in the Emergency Department

  • Training in Collaboration with Other Programs

    MACS: Cannabis in an era of increased access: What’s all the fuss?




About Us

BHIPP is supported by funding from the Maryland Department of Health, Behavioral Health Administration and operates as a collaboration between the University of Maryland School of Medicine, the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Salisbury University and Morgan State University.


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