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Treating Nicotine Dependence Training

March 10 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Treating Nicotine Dependence

Suffolk County Department of Health Services “Learn To Be…Tobacco Free” Program in cooperation with NYS OASAS and the Suffolk Care Collaborative (SCC)

March 10, 2020
8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m.

Location: Suffolk Care Collaborative
1393 Veterans Memorial Highway
Hauppauge, NY 11788

Attendance at this one day training will enable
professionals to:

  • Describe the three aspects of nicotine dependence
  • Provide appropriate motivational counseling
  • Integrate behavior change theory into treatment plan
  • Assist clients/consumers in making a quit plan
  • Discuss the 7 FDA approved medications recommended
    for treatment of nicotine dependence
  • Integrate relapse prevention into treatment plan
  • Tailor cessation strategies to individual/agency needs
  • Discuss the marketing of tobacco products
  • Identify the health consequences of tobacco use

Light breakfast and lunch to be provided by SCC

Faculty:
Linda Bohman , MS
Laura Giardino MS, CNP
Debora Rippel, MA

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Date:
March 10
Time:
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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Venue

Suffolk Care Collaborative
1393 Veterans Memorial Highway
Hauppauge, NY 11788 United States
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