The Certified Behavioral Health Technician (CBHT) is often the person assisting primary counselors/therapeutic staff by providing clinical support services to adults or children who are receiving substance abuse or mental health services in residential programs, inpatient settings, or community based programs.
You may apply for this credential in one of two ways:
Download the Application Portfolio from the link below. Instructions to complete the Application Portfolio, the CBHT Application and Mandatory Forms are included in the link below. Print, complete and mail the required forms to the FCB.
Contact the FCB at (850) 222-6314 to request an Application Portfolio for $15. All documents will be mailed to you and must be returned via the U.S. mail.
Application Portfolio (Print the application double-sided)
There is a $100 Certification Fee that must accompany your application. Please make sure your Application Portfolio is complete. Certification Fees are NON-REFUNDABLE. The current FCB Code of Ethics can be found here.
Behavioral Health Technician Role Delineation Study