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?
The National Council’s National Behavioral Health Network (NBHN) funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and SAMHSA’s National Center of Excellence for Tobacco Free Recovery (SAMHSA-CTFR) operated by UCSF’s Smoking Cessation Leadership Center are pleased to offer two free virtual trainings this summer on creating and enhancing tobacco-free facilities to address the needs of individuals with behavioral health conditions. 4.75 units of FREE credit can be earned through UCSF for participants who join either LIVE session, on August 6, 2020 or August 12, 2020 (see registration pages for specific guidance). You will receive instructions on how to claim credit via the post training email.
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 register for one of either of the following sessions:*
Training #1: Creating and Enhancing Tobacco-Free Facilities to Address the Needs of Individuals with Behavioral Health Conditions
- Date: Thursday, August 6, 2020
- Time: 1 – 6 p.m. ET
- Register here
Training #2: Creating and Enhancing Tobacco-Free Facilities to Address the Needs of Individuals with Behavioral Health Conditions
- Date: Wednesday, August 12, 2020
- Time: 12 – 5:15 p.m. ET
- 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.