Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Free webinar: “Where’s the Justice? Tobacco Use and the Incarcerated”

The Smoking Cessation Leadership Council is hosting a free webinar 12:00PM on October 8. Director of the Behavioral Health and Wellness Program at the University of Colorado, Dr. Chad D. Morris, PhD will be presenting along with Brenda K. Howard, MS, CADC, CCS, Public Health Section Chief, Tobacco Prevention and Cessation, Arkansas Department of Health and Ben Udochi, CCS, Assistant Director Parole/Probation Treatment Services, Arkansas Community Corrections.

Webinar Objectives:
  • Identify socio-cultural, political, and environmental factors that contribute to the high prevalence of smoking among justice involved individuals.
  • Describe a tobacco cessation continuity-of-care program for justice involved individuals that has been implemented in several states.
  • Examine processes for integrating tobacco cessation in Arkansas within justice involved incarcerated settings and field based supervised populations.

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