Maryland's Tobacco Resource Center - Linking Professionals to Best Practices

12/1/2017 Webinar Recording:Implementation of Smoking Cessation Programming: Establishing Client Engagement & Increasing Retention

December
2017

Title: Implementation of Smoking Cessation Programming: Establishing Client Engagement & Increasing Retention
Aired: December 1, 2017

Description: MDQuit discussed the multifaceted issues involved in addressing tobacco use and cessation in behavioral health treatment settings. We explored what challenges exist for adopting smoking cessation programming, practices, and policy to support agency-wide efforts. Topics included: 
-Navigating challenges in engaging and retaining clients in individual and group treatment 
-Reviewing the influencing factors of the organization, provider, and clients in addressing client recruitment, retention, and recovery 
-Considering different levels of motivation to enhance one-on-one and group interactions 
-How to promote healthy behaviors to achieve better overall wellness


To view the webinar recording, visit this page.