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Tobacco Intervention: Basic Skills Training

06.22.20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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One event on 06.23.20 at 1:00 pm

One event on 06.25.20 at 1:00 pm

Tobacco Intervention: Basic Skills Training

Join other health professionals in this remote training to learn more about nicotine addiction and how to integrate brief, evidence-based tobacco treatment interventions into current practice.  The Basic Skills Training is open to all health professionals, prevention professionals, and community members who are interested in learning more about the burden of tobacco and strategies for intervention and treatment.

The training sessions will include: tobacco prevalence, products and burden; ENDS and vaping; motivational interviewing; brief interventions; tobacco treatment medications; and quit planning.

The virtual training will take place over three sessions, participation in all sessions will be required to receive CMEs.

Registration is now closed for this event.

Training Agenda:

Session 1: Monday, June 22, 2020

  • 1:00pm – 2:15pm: Tobacco Prevalence, Products & Burden – A Death Epidemic
  • 2:15pm- 2:20pm: Break
  • 2:20pm – 3:05pm: Tobacco Use & Addiction – Willpower Isn’t Enough
  • 3:05pm- 3:20pm: Optional Office Hours with Training & Education

Session 2: Tuesday, June 23, 2020

  • 1:00pm – 2:15pm: Engaging Tobacco Users – Motivational Interviewing
  • 2:15pm – 2:20pm: Break
  • 2:20pm – 3:05pm: Engaging Tobacco Users – Brief Interventions
  • 3:05pm – 3:20pm: Optional Office Hours with Training & Education

Session 3: Thursday, June 25, 2020

  • 1:00pm – 2:15pm: The Role of Tobacco Treatment Medications – Increasing Quit Success
  • 2:00pm – 2:05pm: Break
  • 2:05pm – 3:20pm: Planning for Success – Quit Planning & Relapse Prevention
  • 3:20pm – 3:35pm: Optional Office Hours with Training & Education