Upcoming ASAC Sponsored Professional Trainings

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Supporting a Nicotine Quit Attempt

November 6, 2015, 9:00 – 12:15 pm

ASAC Clinton, 250 20th Ave N, Clinton

OR

November 9, 2015, 1:30 – 4:45 pm

ASAC Prevention Services, 3536 18th Ave SW, Cedar Rapids

Who Should Attend: Healthcare providers, social workers, substance abuse counselors & prevention staff

Facilitator: Jennifer Gerdes, ASAC Prevention Specialist

Objectives:

  • Understand the Ask, Advise, Refer System
  • Learn ways to effectively support an individual quitting nicotine
  • Identify proper uses and dosing for Nicotine Replacement Therapy
  • Learn other medication support options for increasing success

CEUs: The Iowa Board of Certification has approved this training for 3 hours of ATOD specific CEUs.

Cost: $30 per person; $15 for current ASAC staff and interns.

Registration:

Clinton online registration is limited to 20 participants. Please register by November 1, 2015.

Cedar Rapids online registration is limited to 30 participants. Please register by November 1, 2015.