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Smoking Cessation Toolkit: Pharmacist Strategies To Help Patients Quit

Motivational Interviewing in Health Care: Helping Patients Change Behavior

Written specifically for health care professionals, this concise book presents powerful tools to enhance communication with patients and guide them in making choices to improve their health, including smoking cessation. Engaging dialogues and vignettes bring to life the core skills of motivational interviewing (MI) and show how to incorporate this brief evidence-based approach into any health care setting. Appendices include MI training resources and publications on specific medical conditions.

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Become a Freedom From Smoking® Faciliator (American Lung Association)

This site provides information on becoming a certified smoking cessation facilitator, including live training sessions. The Freedom from Smoking® Program was established in 1981 and has helped hundreds of thousands of people quit smoking.

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Printable reference material to give to patients about smoking.

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Data and statistics.

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Tips from former smokers

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Become a Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist (CTTS)

The Council for Tobacco Treatment Training Programs provides an alphabetical list of all the accredited programs in the link below.  The list contains the contact information, location, and website URL, and accreditation expiration date for each program.

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