Freedom From Smoking

Are you interested in helping people quit smoking? Then you need to know more about the American Lung Association's gold standard program, Freedom From Smoking®. Arizona is now offering Freedom From Smoking® in a variety of formats:

Freedom From Smoking® Online*, or FFS Online, is a program specifically designed for adults who want to quit smoking. It is accessible day or night, seven days a week, and has a series of lessons and modules to follow, many of which also come with an assignment.

Freedom From Smoking® In-Person Clinic* delivered by the American Lung Association provides a trained and certified Freedom From Smoking® facilitator who will implement the eight week course at your location and work with your audience to become smoke free. The facilitator will also coordinate the logistics of the clinics on your behalf. Please call the American Lung Association at 602-258-7505 to discuss getting a clinic started or call one of our authorized licensed providers.*

 

LICENSED PROVIDERS:

PSA LogoPSA Behavorial Health

2255 W. Northern Ave Ste B100

Phoenix, AZ 85021

Phone: 602.995.1767

 *Fees may apply

 

Freedom From Smoking® Workplace Wellness* is delivered by your organization which allows you to send representatives to the certified facilitator training and become equipped to implement the 8 week course at any time you need it. The facilitator and workplace receive a certification that is good for three years.


BECOME A FREEDOM FROM SMOKING FACILITATOR!

You can receive the tools you need to facilitate the American Lung Association’s gold standard program as part of your workplace wellness program or out in the community.

The Freedom From Smoking® facilitator is responsible for conducting the clinic. You will:

  • Introduce the techniques to the participants
  • Coordinate the activities
  • Facilitate group interaction

The Facilitator must help maintain participants' motivation and commitment to quitting smoking. This should be done with enthusiasm, belief, empathy, and knowledge. Facilitators are the foundation of Freedom From Smoking®. *Facilitators must not have used tobacco of any form in the last 12 months.

For questions or to register please contact Stacey Mortenson at 602-429-0009 or smortenson@lungarizona.org