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(WEBINAR) Writing a Tobacco- Free Policy for Behavioral Health Services

CE Type: 
# of CE's: 
0.2 IACET CE's

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.

Learning Objectives: 

• 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.

Intended Audience: 

Employees responsible for writing organization policy and procedures.

Instructional Level: 


Completion Requirements: 

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.