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Tobacco Use and Recovery among Individuals with Mental Illness or Addiction

For ND Human Service Centers and their community partners

Presented by: Dr. Jill Williams
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School - Division of Addiction Psychiatry

Topics:

  • Prevalence of tobacco use among mental health and substance use consumers
  • Understanding tobacco addiction in the context of behavioral health
  • Incorporating assessment of tobacco dependence into clinical practice
  • Using motivational assessments and psychosocial treatments
  • Pharmacologic treatments
  • Policy, systems, environmental changes to support tobacco recovery

Cost: FREE | Click the link to the session you'd like to attend below to register

Time: 8 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

 Session Options:

April 12, 2017 | Dickinson
April 13, 2017 |  Bismarck
May 24, 2017 |  Grand Forks
May 25, 2017 |  Fargo
June 14, 2017 |  Williston
June 15, 2017 |  Minot
July 17, 2017 |  Devils Lake
July 18, 2017 |  Jamestown

FREE Continuing Education for ND professionals

  • Social Work | 5 hours pending
  • Licensed Addiction Counselors | 5 hours
  • Professional Counselors | 5 hours
  • Psychologists | 5 hours 
  • Nurse | 5 Contact Hours pending

Expanded training date: May 9-10, 2017 in Bismarck - This expanded 2-day training is an option if the date is more convenient for staffing or you want more extensive training. Learn more and register for this 2-day training here.

Questions: Reba.MathernJacobson@Lung.org or call Reba at 701-354-9719

Agenda:

8:00 – 8:10 a.m. | Gather, Registration
8:10 – 8:15 a.m. | Opening remarks
8:15 – 9:15 a.m. |  Prevalence of tobacco use among mental health and substance use consumers | Neurobiology of tobacco use 
9:15 – 10:15 a.m. | Incorporating assessment of tobacco dependence into clinical practice
10:15 – 10:30 a.m. | Break
10:30 – 11:30 a.m. | Using motivational assessments to guide treatment & psychosocial treatments
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Lunch
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. | Pharmacologic treatments
1:30 pm – 2:30 p.m. | Treatment planning discussion & exercises; working with lower motivated users

To register, please use the links above under Session Options.

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