Family Education Series

“The Family Education Series is a monthly gathering for family, friends and those supporting individuals with mental health diagnoses. This series of workshops aims to provide recovery-oriented information, education and strategies to help individual’s better support loved ones living with mental illness.”


2nd Thursday of the month

October 12th, 2017 @ 6pm-7:30pm
November 9th, 2017 @ 6pm-7:30pm
December 14th, 2017 @ 6pm-7:30pm


Belmont Behavioral Hospital
4200 Monument Road
Philadelphia, PA 19131

Topics of Discussion

  • “A, B, C’s of Behavior”
  • “The Power of Positive Reinforcement”
  • “Benefits of Strategic Ignoring”
  • “Do’s & Don’ts of Giving Effective Instructions – Make Your Words Count!”
  • “Understanding Rewards & Punishment“Understanding Trauma Responses
  • “Managing Extreme Behavior in the Moment – Act Instead of Re-Act”
  • “Medication Management – Frequently Asked Questions”

Refreshments will be provided at each meeting.

Join us at our next Family Education Series!!!

Please note the meeting may be cancelled if it occurs during a holiday or during inclement weather. Please call Belmont Behavioral Hospital at 215-877-2000 for updates or email