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Webinar: Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), Tobacco Use and Trauma-Informed Treatment Approaches

09.25.19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

It is known that adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) are associated with an increased risk for addictions later in life. This webinar will explore the topic of childhood adversity and trauma and their association with tobacco use disorder, including how the issue looks in Maine. The webinar will further discuss trauma-informed treatment considerations for working with those who use tobacco and may have a history of childhood adversity. Presenter: Jennifer Noel, LCSW, NCTTP – Tobacco Treatment Educator, MaineHealth Center for Tobacco…

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Tobacco Intervention: Basic Skills Training

10.01.19 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Hampton Inn – Waterville, 425 Kennedy Memorial Drive
Waterville, Maine 04901
425 Kennedy Memorial Drive. Waterville, Maine
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$50

Join other healthcare professionals in this one-day 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 healthcare professionals, prevention professionals, and community members who are interested in learning more about the burden of tobacco and strategies for treatment. The training is a requirement for those interested in the National Certificate in Tobacco Treatment Practice.

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Webinar: What Can I Say? Crucial Conversations from the Maine Tobacco HelpLine

10.16.19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Engaging tobacco users can be challenging and rewarding. Conversations with clients can take unexpected turns, in response to heart-felt, crucial questions and statements from those seeking to quit the use of tobacco. In this webinar, we will share with you actual (de-identified) participant statements, and examples of how the HelpLine counselors responded to those statements. Our goal is to increase your confidence and competence when working with people with tobacco use disorder. The Maine Tobacco HelpLine is a free, professionally staffed resource…

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