The North Carolina Training, Instruction, Development and Education (NC TIDE) Committee is a non-profit training organization for the behavioral healthcare industry. With their first conference in 1975, established in 1992 as a non-profit agency, and renamed NC TIDE in 2011, NC TIDE has successfully completed over 85 conferences and trained thousands of individuals in the behavioral healthcare industry. 

NC TIDE has many partners contributing to their success including the Division of Health Benefits (NC Medicaid), Division of Mental Health Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse in North Carolina (DMH), as well representatives from the Local Management Entities/Managed Care Organizations and Behavioral Health Providers from across North Carolina. These partners ensure that NC TIDE has the most up to date and pertinent training to the behavioral health community.  NC TIDE sponsors one training conferences in the spring annually. 

NC TIDE Focuses Training in the Areas of:

  • Business/Information Technology/Network
  • Clinical Operations for MH/IDD/SU
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Integrated Care (1115 Waiver/ 1915 (b)(c) Waiver)
  • Quality Management/Program Integrity

  • NC TIDE officers and committee members are all professionals in the behavioral health care industry who volunteer their time to carry forward the mission of the organization.  Our organization is dedicated to improvement and provides information, training, and education to all in our field of work.

    To learn more about NC TIDE, to volunteer to be a part of this wonderful team of individuals, or to sponsor one of our conferences, please contact one of our officers:

    Anna North, Past President

    Amanda Willett, President

    Sarah Glanville, Vice President

    Rhonda Brown, Treasurer

    English Albertson, Secretary