Brief Intervention Training for Smoking Cessation - Beverley CANCELLED

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East Riding Community Hospital

Swinemoor Lane

Beverley

HU17 0FA

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Learn how by using simple motivational interviewing techniques can enable you to support and guide a smoker to stub out the habit

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**Unfortunately due to the recent Coronavirus outbreak it has been decided the spring Cohort of Brief Intervention Training will be postponed to the summer Cohort in June and July. If you would like to attend our Summer cohort please email HNF-TR.StopSmokingTraining@nhs.net**

We are providing FREE training across the East Riding. The course will give you the skills and confidence in understanding more about smoking and the use of tobacco, an introduction to motivational interviewing techniques, and advice on effectively engaging with your clients whilst also including:

  • Smoking related issues, prevalence, changes to the law, health risks of smoking & benefits to quitting
  • The pharmacological approach to smoking cessation and Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT)
  • Developing practical skills to positively encourage brief intervention discussions within your role and service
  • Recognising when a person may be ready to quit
  • Smoking in pregnancy and smokefree homes
  • Understanding why people smoke and the difficulties they might have quitting
  • Current prevalence in the East Riding

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