By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Explain when female clients should plan to quit smoking.
-Explain how tobacco dependent clients can defeat mental gremlins to break smoking patterns.
-Explain three basic steps to preparing to quit that can help a client overcome tobacco dependence.
-Explain the five elements of the S.A.L.E.S. approach.
-Explain the Four Triggers for smoking.
-Explain the three rules of relapse.
-Explain five skills for coping with cravings.
-Explain the difference between consonant and dissonant smokers.
-Explain three important factors associated with successful adult smoking cessation.
-Explain four barriers to smoking cessation experienced by older women.
-Explain four mood-specific interventions for smoking cessation.
-Explain the five categories of self-efficacy proposed by Marlatt.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."
CEU Continuing Education for
Counselor CEUs, Social Worker CEUs, Psychology CEUs, MFT CEUs