Tobacco use and mental illness
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This course provides an overview of tobacco use and prevention for mental health professionals. Research has demonstrated a combination of biological, psychological and social factors contribute to increased
tobacco use among persons with mental illnesses. This course looks at assessment of tobacco use and treatment options
for individuals with mental illness
This course contains downloadable online lessons (PDF or Word) and a practice test. When you're ready, purchase the course by clicking the "Add this Course Now" button above; this will let you take the test and receive your certificate for CEU credits.
- Tobacco Use and Mental Illness
- Assessment and Intervention Planning
- Smoking Cessation Treatment for Persons with Mental Illness
- Relapse Prevention
- Describe the incidence of depression among those seeking treatment for tobacco use.
- Explain the 5 A's of treating tobacco use
- Explain the low success rate of trying to quit smoking "cold turkey".