Tobacco Interventions With Tobacco Dependent Patients

To improve the learners' understanding of techniques for intervening with tobacco dependent patients.

: 1 hr

After completing this activity participants will be able to:

  • Discuss the statistics/epidemiology of tobacco cessation.

  • Identify recommendations of the US Public Health Service Guidelines.

  • Discuss the characteristics of motivational interviewing.

  • Discuss strategies for working with addicted smokers habitual smokers, and psychologically dependent smokers.

Professional Practice GapsTBD