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UCSF Smoking Cessation Leadership Center releases additional FREE webinars with more than 30 CME/CEUs .

UCSF just added the 4 final webinars from 2021 to Collection D, which now consists of 11 webinars with a maximum of 12.0 units available!

This means that SCLC is offering a total of 34.5 units FREE CME/CEUs for listening to all our recorded webinar collections.

Topics include COVID-19 and the effects of tobacco use, I COVID Quit – personal stories, IQOS, digital cessation, recovery-oriented tobacco interventions in addiction services, tobacco cessation with adult inpatient psychiatric clients, and e-cigarettes and smoking cessation.

Please use the discount code SAMHSA23 to waive the $65 fee.

Physicians, Pharmacists, Nurse Practitioners, Psychologists, LMFTs, LCSWs, Addiction Counselors and more! 

Questions? Contact Jennifer Matekuare, SCLC Operations Manager, at jennifer.matekuare@ucsf.edu or call toll-free (877) 509-3786.


DHHS Offers My Life, My Quit to Help Youth Quit E-cigarettes, Vape and Nicotine Products

New Hampshire has a tobacco (including e-cigarettes and vapes) quitline just for teens!

My Life, My Quit offers teens access to specially training Quit Coach that will help them build a quit plan, identify triggers, practice refusal skills, and obtain ongoing support for changing behaviors in order to be free from nicotine.

Teens can enroll for free, confidential help by going to MyLifeMyQuit.com or by calling 1-855-891-9989.

The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health Services, Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Program offers confidential tobacco treatment services to New Hampshire residents who want to quit tobacco including electronic cigarettes, vapes, and/or liquid nicotine through the programs QuitNow-NH and My Life, My Quit.


NH DHHS Promotes On-Demand Professional Development for Healthcare Professionals

To ensure healthcare professionals have access to evidence-driven tobacco treatment strategies, the DHHS Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Program has created a free online training curriculum.  The QuitWorks-NH on-demand professional development modules help health care professionals refer and assist their patients in quitting tobacco and utilizing the services through QuitNow-NH.

DHHS has completed 5 modules. Topics include: Fundamentals of QuitNow-NH, Ask, Assist, Refer: Treating Tobacco Use for Dependence, Pharmacotherapy, Motivational Interviewing, and Supporting Pregnant and Postpartum Women to Quit Tobacco. The modules can be found at QuitWorksNH.org. The modules accommodate hectic clinical schedules and offer free continuing education credits for each module completed.

Tobacco treatment professional development on-demand modules