Are you interested in supporting your behavioral health organization in going tobacco-free, or enhancing your current policy and cessation supports? Need assistance in how to engage leadership, staff and clients around next steps?
SAMHSA’s National Center of Excellence for Tobacco Free Recovery (SAMHSA-CTFR) operated by UCSF’s Smoking Cessation Leadership Center, the National Council’s National Behavioral Health Network (NBHN) funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Illinois Tobacco Quitline are pleased to offer a free virtual training this summer on creating and enhancing tobacco-free facilities to address the needs of individuals with behavioral health conditions. This one-day online training is eligible for free continuing education units (see registration page for specific guidance).
Join us and national subject matter experts for this new virtual training to support your efforts in establishing tobacco-free behavioral health facilities and grounds, integrating evidence-based cessation support for individuals with behavioral health conditions, optimizing nicotine replacement therapies and other pharmacological supports and more.
Please see training details and registration information below*:
Creating and Enhancing Tobacco-Free Facilities to Address the Needs of Individuals with Behavioral Health Conditions
- Date: Wednesday, August 12, 2020
- Time: 11:00 AM to 4:15 PM (CST)
- Register here
*Please note, we anticipate limited capacity and encourage you to register as soon as possible. Available spots will be assigned on a first come, first served basis.
If you have any questions about the training and/or registration, please contact KC Wu at KCW@TheNationalCouncil.org for additional information.