Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Tools to Help Pregnant Women Quit Smoking Webinar - 10/19


Tools to Help Pregnant Women Quit Smoking: Motivational, Pharmacological, and Behavioral Strategies

On October 19th at 12:00 pm MDT, this webinar will provide essentials of smoking cessation for prenatal and postpartum women.  It will be presented by Dr. Heather LaChance, Acting Division Chief and Assistant Professor Medicine at National Jewish Health.  This seminar will discuss how smoking impacts mothers' and infants’ health, and will detail the dangers of second-hand smoke.  It will review the treatment options for smoking cessation, including pharmacotherapy, best practices and brief motivational counseling options.  You will learn specific counseling strategies to motivate smokers and the tools to work with smokers who are ready to quit.   Finally, you will learn about the prenatal tobacco cessation campaign and see materials designed to inspire smokers to engage in smoking cessation.

Since space is limited, you can reserve your webinar seat now at:
https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/993488582

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