Webinars

SCLC's webinar series is integral to the technical assistance provided by the SCLC. Nationally recognized smoking cessation experts offer the latest information related to smoking cessation (including effective interventions) for the general and the behavioral health populations.

The Goals of SCLC’s Webinar Series:

  • Provide training and technical assistance to raise awareness of the many benefits smoking cessation efforts and to increase understanding of effective smoking cessation strategies.
  • Implement or enhance existing tobacco cessation services using evidence-based practices.
  • Ensure that consumers and staff have access to smoking cessation services and supports to promote health and wellness.
  • Establish partnerships between behavioral health and nicotine cessation organizations to increase available tobacco cessation resources in communities. 

SCLC has over 65 webinars covering the latest topics on tobacco addiction and recovery.

Upcoming Webinars

Quitlines and Behavioral Health: The Hidden Resource

Speakers

Linda A. Bailey, JD, MHS

President and CEO, North American Quitline Consortium

Etta Short, MS

Director, Clinical Development and Support, Optum

Robert Vargas, MSW, MPH

Manager – Clinical and Quality Support, Optum

Webinar Objectives

  1. Identify key milestones in the development of promising practices for behavioral health by the quitline community

  2. Describe five components of a quitline tobacco cessation program tailored for callers who report a behavioral health condition.

  3. Describe the outcomes of a tobacco cessation behavioral health program pilot.