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 OR    Marie Crousillat:
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How to Address Tobacco Disparity and Reduce Dependence in Substance Abuse Treatment Facilities

Originally Released: September 4, 2013
Continuing Education: Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) is available from October 10, 2013 – October 9, 2014.

To educate providers and staff how to decrease tobacco use and its health impacts amongst substance abuse populations.

Learning Objectives:

Faculty: Jill Williams, MD
Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Division of Addiction Psychiatry
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Faculty: Jill Williams, MD received grant funding from Pfizer in the last two years.

The following people have no relevant financial, professional or personal relationships to disclose:

CME/CNE Program Planners: Robert Cohen, MD; Marsha Marecki, EdD, WHNP-BC; Melanie Steilen, RN, BSN, ACRN
CME/CNE Program Reviewers: Robert Cohen, MD, Melanie Steilen, RN, BSN, ACRN

Continuing Education:
1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™ available
1.5 Nursing Contact Hour(s) available

Accreditation:  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through Cicatelli Associates Incorporated (CAI). CAI is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CAI designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Cicatelli Associates Inc. is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credential Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Provider Number: NYP253-2/7/14.

It has been assigned code: NYP253-2/7/14-250

There are no commercial supporters of this activity.

Participants must complete a program evaluation form and post-activity test (75% or greater correct answers required) in order to receive a CME or CNE certificate.

System Requirements:

PC-based attendees
Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server

Macintosh®-based attendees
Required: MAC OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger® or newer)

Step 1. Complete the anonymous evaluation of the program below.






Very Good
1.  To what extent did the presentation meet its stated objectives:          
a) Review the high prevalence and consequences of tobacco in persons with other addictions
 1 2 3 4 5
b) Discuss barriers that have prevented substance abuse staff from addressing tobacco dependence in their clients
 1 2 3 4 5
c) Explain key concepts in brief assessments of tobacco dependence including level of dependence and motivation to quit
 1 2 3 4 5
d) Describe how treatment for tobacco dependence is an effective method for increasing the success of quit attempts and the role a non-prescriber can have in promoting treatment
 1 2 3 4 5
e) Review evidence-based treatments for tobacco dependence treatment and how to integrate tobacco dependence treatment into recovery plans
 1 2 3 4 5
2. To what extent did the objectives relate to the overall purpose?   1 2 3 4 5
3. Your satisfaction with your level of participation during the presentation.  1 2 3 4 5
4. Usefulness of the instructional materials.  1 2 3 4 5
5. Degree to which this was a good learning experience.  1 2 3 4 5
6. Overall satisfaction with the presentation.  1 2 3 4 5

7. The most useful part of the presentation was:
8. The least useful part of the presentation was:
9. As a result of attending this presentation, I plan to:

10. The mix of theory and skill practice at this presentation was: too much
too much
a good
mix of both

11. Please rate from lowest (disagree) to highest (agree).
I felt the facilitator: Disagree 2 3 4 Agree
a. Knew the subject matter thoroughly 1 2 3 4 5
b. Presented the information clearly. 1 2 3 4 5
c. Provided opportunities for participation. 1 2 3 4 5
d. Provided opportunities for questions. 1 2 3 4 5
e. Was able to hold my attention. 1 2 3 4 5
f. Extent to which the teaching methods were effective. 1 2 3 4 5

12. What changes would you recommend for improving this presentation?
13. What additional presentations would you like to attend in the future?



14. Please rate the modality used for this training (fill in one).

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