New! Tobacco Cessation Programs in Substance Use Disorder Treatment Settings

$3.00 | CE Hours:1.00 | Beginning

 

CEU Course Description

Cigarette smoking is very common among people with substance use problems.  This CEU course is meant to help implement a tobacco cessation program for clients in SUD treatment and beyond.

Author:  Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.  Implementing Tobacco Cessation Programs in Substance Use Disorder Treatment Settings: A Quick Guide for Program Directors and Clinicians.  HHS Publication No. SMA18-5069QG.  Rockville, MD: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2018.

Retrieved from:  https://store.samhsa.gov/product/Implementing-Tobacco-Cessation-Programs-in-Substance-Use-Disorder-Treatment-Settings/SMA18-5069QG

CEU Course Objectives

1.  Name two forms of tobacco cessation interventions that increase tobacco abstinence.

2.  Explain how smoking interacts with relapse to substance use.

3.  Provide three over-the-counter nicotine replacement therapies that have been approved by the Food and Drug Administration for smoking cessation.

4.  Identify how soon after quitting smoking the chance of having a heart attack begins to decrease.

5.  Summarize a technique that can be useful for smokers who are not ready to quit or who are ambivalent about quitting.

 

CEU Outline with Main Points 

1.  Why Combine Smoking Cessation and Substance Use Disorder Treatment?

2.  Call to Action

3.  Overview of the Problem

4.  Benefits of Tobacco Cessation

5.  Benefits of a Tobacco-Free Workplace

6.  Implementation of Tobacco Cessation Treatment

7.  Implementation of a Tobacco-Free Environment

8.  Additional Implementation Tips

 

 

Date Added: 2018-12-03

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