Assisting Clients with Quitting – How to Talk the Talk for Successful Tobacco Cessation – Part One

Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Assisting Clients with Quitting – How to Talk the Talk for Successful Tobacco Cessation – Part One

Webinar Objectives:

  • Identify and implement evidence-based strategies to engage behavioral health populations with high rates of tobacco use
  • Demonstrate motivational interviewing techniques to best engage clients in tobacco cessation attempts
  • Identify FDA approved NRTs and other pharmacological supports to best support your clinicians and clients

 

"Only 1 in 4 mental health treatment facilities offer tobacco cessation services, and even fewer utilize nicotine replacement therapy (NRTs) and other pharmacological supports. Do you know which engagement techniques and medications are available and most effective for assisting your clients who want to stop using tobacco?

 

Please join the Smoking Cessation Leadership Center at UCSF and the National Behavioral Health Network for Tobacco & Cancer Control for this two-part live webinar series: “Assisting Clients with Quitting – How to Talk the Talk for Successful Tobacco Cessation – Part One” on Thursday, March 5, 2020, at 2:00 pm EST (60 minutes) and “Assisting Clients with Quitting – How to Talk the Talk for Successful Tobacco Cessation – Part Two” on Monday, March 9, 2020, at 2:00 pm EST (60 minutes). To learn more about Part Two and register click here.

 

Part One of this webinar series will explore best practices on FDA-approved cessation supports from Frank Vitale, MA, National Director of the Pharmacy Partnership for Pharmacy Partnership for Tobacco Cessation.

 

To register for the webinar please click here.