This interactive educational activity provides an overview and opportunity for participant discussion on the
development of comprehensive tobacco-free policy. Treatment modality and scope of services are taken
into consideration when reviewing sample narratives to define tobacco-free environments, employee
training and supports, and tobacco treatment integrated into existing client services. Recommendations
are designed to advance recovery-oriented interventions and implementation strategy to denormalize
tobacco use in the treatment setting.
• Describe eight content areas of a comprehensive tobacco-free policy.
• Describe three components of a tobacco-free policy implementation strategy and the related activities for each component.
Employees responsible for writing organization policy and procedures.
Participants must attend entire session, participate in all activities, and submit an evaluation within 7 days of training to receive credits and a certificate. All certificates will be emailed to participants within 30 business days of training.