Sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
Narrated by Dr Peter Brodrick, Mental Health Medical Director
Learn how smoking affects people with mental and substance use disorders and the clinical strategies used to help smokers quit. This training outlines the 5 A’s counseling strategy, advocated by the U.S Public Health Service Clinical Practice Guideline for Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence. It also provides information on pharmacotherapy.
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1.5 Continuing Education hours have been approved for this training by the Minnesota Boards of Psychology, Marriage and Family Therapy and Behavioral Health and Therapy. Complete a test and evaluation at the conclusion of the presentation to receive certification of attendance.
This 80-minute PowerPoint presentation covers:
You will be able to:
Presentation materials were developed and copyrighted by Rx for Change: Clinician-Assisted Tobacco Cessation, which is hosted by the University of California. Training materials were developed by a consortium of researchers and educators and are shared with their permission.
How long will it be available?
This training will be available during 2012.