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. It has been well established that brief interventions can significantly increase quit attempts and lead to long term tobacco abstinence. Led by licensed healthcare professionals, participants will learn how to use effective, motivational strategies and gain confidence when working with patients or clients who use tobacco.
The curriculum includes:
- The Burden of Tobacco Use
- Tobacco Products & Vaping
- Evidence-based Quit Methods
- Motivational Engagement Strategies
- Tobacco Treatment Medications
- The 5 A’s Brief Intervention Model Skills Training
Target Audience: All healthcare, behavioral health, health education and public health professionals
Time: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Registration Fee: $50 (Includes continental breakfast and lunch.) A limited number of scholarships are available.
Continuing Education: Continuing Education Credits are available
To Register: www.cti-trainingmaine.org/basic