Tobacco Dependence: Helping People Quit
Treating Tobacco & Nicotine Dependence: What You Need to Know to Help People Quit
We know smoking is killing people, but often we just don’t know how to address it. Gain confidence in having the cessation conversation and creating effective referrals to treatment.
You will learn how nicotine addiction affects the brain and how you can use evidence-based practice to assist people struggling with tobacco dependence to quit for good.
Biopsychosocial determinants of nicotine dependence
Motivational Interviewing for rapid engagement
Pharmacotherapy overview of nicotine replacement medications
Cognitive-behavioral treatment strategies
Best practices for effective referral to treatment
Our highly interactive courses incorporate extensive practical individual and group exercises, brief lectures and engaging activities. We look forward to seeing you in class!
- Lisabeth Bennett