MDQUIT'S 12TH ANNUAL
BEST PRACTICES CONFERENCE
January 18, 2018
Turf Valley Resort
Ellicott City, Maryland
"NEW AND INNOVATIVE PRACTICES AND TREATMENTS IN TOBACCO CESSATION"
Katie Witkiewitz, PhD
Professor, Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico
Mindfulness-based Interventions for Substance Use
Amanda Graham, PhD
Senior Vice President, Innovations, Truth Initiative
Professor (Adjunct) of Oncology at Georgetown University Medical Center
Online Cessation Interventions: Adult and Youth Engagement
Kathleen Hoke, JD
Professor, University of Maryland Carey School of Law
Director, Network for Public Health Law – Eastern Region
Director, Legal Resource Center for Public Health Policy
Federal, State, and Local Legislative and Policy Impacts for Tobacco Control
CEUs will be awarded; approval pending.
Sponsored by the Maryland Behavioral Health Administration’s Office of
Workforce Development and Training.
The Office of Workforce Development and Training is authorized by the Maryland
Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists to sponsor continuing education
programs for Category A CEU, the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners to
sponsor social work continuing education programs for Category I CEU. The State
Board of Examiners of Psychologists and the Maryland Association of Prevention
Professionals & Advocates have approved all courses and seminars for CEU upon
completion of this training and a completed evaluation. Participants must attend all
hours of the training to receive a certificate. The Office of Workforce Development
and Training maintains full responsibility for this program.