Behavioral Health Care and Human Services Conference: September 29-30, 2022

Join us for the Behavioral Health and Human Services Conference either IN-PERSON in Rosemont, IL or by LIVE WEBCAST. In-Person seating is limited - register early! 

At this behavioral health care annual event, you will take part in sessions on the hottest behavioral health care topics and will gain a better understanding of upcoming changes at The Joint Commission that will be helpful to your organization maintaining compliance in 2023.

Please see our required Covid protocols on the Health & Safety tab below.



$699.00 - $899.00
BHC Chicago
Event Description

Event Description

New this year!  We have two options for attending the conference.  You can either attend IN-PERSON in Rosemont, IL or by LIVE WEBCAST.

Our team is actively monitoring the Covid landscape. The health, safety and well-being of our participants are our highest priority. We will monitor the situation and will update our guidelines as conditions change.  Please see our current Health & Safety Guidelines.

The field of behavioral health care is evolving rapidly, and we can help you keep pace. At this can’t miss annual event you will take part in sessions on the hottest behavioral health care topics and will gain a better understanding of upcoming changes at The Joint Commission that will be helpful to your organization with compliance for the remainder of 2022 and will provide insight into compliance for revised and new standards for 2023. At this year’s event you will learn tips from Joint Commission experts for how to meet new, revised and challenging behavioral health care standards.

Attendees will have the option to choose between two tracks:
Track A: Designated for those organizations accredited under the Behavioral Health Care Accreditation Manual.
Track B: Designated for those organizations accredited under the Hospital Accreditation Manual.

Intended Audience:

The Behavioral Health Care Conference is an ideal opportunity for anyone providing care across all behavioral health care settings to discover new tools and resources, discuss practical strategies, and connect with colleagues and experts.

  • Psychologists, social workers, nurses, and counselors
  • Administrators, quality improvement, and risk management professionals
  • Health care organizations and agencies serving children, youth, and families
  • Psychiatric and acute care staff of addiction and opioid treatment programs

This program is for individual users only. It should not be shared, disseminated, downloaded, or posted for widespread or public use. 

The Joint Commission is a private, not-for-profit organization dedicated to continuously improving the safety and quality of care provided to the public. Joint Commission Resources, Inc. (JCR), a wholly controlled, not-for-profit affiliate of The Joint Commission, is the official publisher and educator of The Joint Commission.


Health & Safety

Health & Safety

The Joint Commission and Joint Commission Resources are committed to the health and safety of our attendees and will be following these guidelines:

All attendees will be required to show proof of being fully vaccinated as per CDC guidelines and to complete a Joint Commission Covid Health Attestation Format check-in in order to be admitted to the program.  The State of Illinois and The Joint Commission are following the updated CDC guidance that no longer recommends universal mask wearing indoors. If you would like to wear a mask when in the building, the CDC offers information on mask types for various situations. Continue to check our website for any updates to these requirements. 

These guidelines are subject to change, based on current federal and local regulations. By registering you agree to comply with all CDCstatelocal and Joint Commission guidelines for Covid safety protocols. Anyone choosing to not abide by these guidelines will not be permitted to participate in the program.

There is a risk of exposure to Covid-19 in any public space where potentially infected people are in attendance. By attending this event, you voluntarily assume all risks related to any exposure to Covid-19 and agree to indemnify and hold harmless The Joint Commission and Joint Commission Resources. Those who have symptoms or have had close contact with a person diagnosed with Covid-19 should stay home and quarantine, self-monitor for symptoms, and follow CDC guidelines if symptoms develop.



Click here for Sample 2021 Agenda 

7:30am-4:30pm Central each day

Agenda in development, please check back.

Continuing Education

Continuing Education

Before registering for a program check for updates from your state, county or city on a regular basis to make sure it will be acceptable for your license/certification renewal.

Summary of Continuing Education contact hours awarded for this program:


Learn more about continuing education below.

Read more about Continuing Education

Note: The exact number of CEUs earned depends on the format and the number of hours in the program. Each program is evaluated separately and the CEU values of some will differ from the values listed above.

Location Details

Location Details

Crowne Plaza Chicago O'Hare
5440 North River Road
Rosemont, IL  60018
Room Rate: $169.00 Single / Double
Cut-off Date: September 7, 2022
Phone: 877-337-5793 Block Code: BEH
Call between the hours 9:00 am - 8:00 pm ET Monday-Friday

Make your reservation here:
Behavioral Health Care Conference  

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Things to do in Rosemont within walking distance of the hotel:

Parkway Bank Park - Entertainment District

AMC Theatres

Fashion Outlets Chicago Mall

Rosemont Theatre

CTA Blue Line to downtown Chicago

Payment Options

Payment Options

All Joint Commission Resources products require pre-payment. For your convenience, if you do not have a credit card available, we offer a sales quote/proforma invoice option to assist with initiating your payment. Payments submitted by check take up to 14 days to process. If you are registering for a program less than 14 days away, your registration may not be received in time and your seat may not be reserved. You will not have access to electronic program materials until your payment has been received. We strongly recommend credit card payments for any events less than 14 days away.

To take advantage of this option:

  1. Choose your item(s) and add them to your shopping cart. Select "Proceed to Secure Checkout or Create Proforma Invoice."
  2. Enter your billing and shipping details. Select "Continue."
  3. The next screen will be a full summary of your order.
  4. On the bottom right, there is a section titled "Create Proforma Invoice."
  5. Click the "Proforma Invoice" button. (See image below.) 
  6. Within 5 minutes, a sales quote will be sent to your email address with details about how to complete a check or wire transfer payment.

Or contact Customer Service at 877.223.6866, option 1 (+1 770 238 0454 outside the US) or via email at to have a proforma invoice created and emailed directly to you.