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 60 webinars covering the latest topics on tobacco addiction and recovery.

Upcoming Webinars

Engaging Health Professionals and Strengthening Smoking Cessation Interventions: Success Stories from Family Physicians, Respiratory Therapists and Psychiatric Nurses

Speakers

Saria Saccocio, MD, MHA, FAAFP

Chief Medical Officer, Bon Secours St. Francis Health System

Shawna Strickland, PhD, RRT-NPS RRT-ACCS AE-C FAARC

Associate Executive Director-Education, American Association for Respiratory Care

Carol Essenmacher, DNP, C-TTS

Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist, Tobacco Treatment Coordinator, Battle Creek VA Medical Center

Daryl Sharp, PhD, RN, FAAN

Director of Care Management, Accountable Health Partners

Webinar Objectives

1. Discuss the current environment surrounding tobacco and nicotine addiction and a comprehensive approach to address challenges

2. Describe ways to engage professional colleagues in educational, clinical and research initiatives focused on tobacco dependence

3. Identify tools and resources developed by AAFP, AARC and APNA to apply to your organization or setting