Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Creating & Enhancing Tobacco-Free Facilities and Treatment Services

August 6, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Are you interested in supporting your behavioral health organization in going tobacco-free and expanding cessation supports? Need assistance in taking the next steps around policy and implementation?


The National Behavioral Health Network (NBHN), Smoking Cessation Leadership Center/SAMHSA’s National Center of Excellence for Tobacco Free Recovery (SAMHSA-CTFR) and the State of Alaska Department of Health and Social Services Tobacco Prevention & Control Program would like to invite you to attend a free virtual training on creating and enhancing tobacco-free facilities to address the needs of individuals with behavioral health conditions. You’ll gain valuable knowledge via large group sessions followed by discussion-based breakout groups on special topics.


NBHN is collaborating with the Smoking Cessation Leadership Center that operates SAMHSA-CTFR to provide customized training and technical assistance on establishing tobacco-free facilities/grounds, integrating evidence-based cessation support for individuals with behavioral health conditions, learning about the considerations of special populations to support ongoing tobacco programming efforts, and more! For participants who join the LIVE session on August 6th, 4.75 units of FREE credit can be earned. You will receive instructions on how to claim credit via the post training email.

 Please REGISTER HERE by July 30th!


August 6, 2020
9:00 am - 2:00 pm