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Behavioral Health & Tobacco Dependence Treatment Workshop Series

May 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 16, 2022 at 12:00 pm

One event on March 16, 2022 at 12:00 pm

One event on April 20, 2022 at 12:00 pm

One event on May 18, 2022 at 12:00 pm

One event on June 15, 2022 at 12:00 pm

UK’s Behavioral Health Wellness Environments for Living and Learning (BH WELL) is hosting monthly lunchtime seminars related to behavioral health and tobacco dependence. The seminars will take place via Zoom and include a 30-minute teaching session followed by 30 minutes of Q&A.

To register click here

Webinar topics will include:

Tobacco Use and Mental Illness: Addressing the Hidden Epidemic.
Presented by Dr. Zim Okoli
January 19, 2022, 12-1 PM EST

Comprehensive Tobacco-Free Policy Implementation: Special Considerations For Behavioral Health Facilities.
Presented by Dr. Janet Otachi
Feb. 16, 2022, 12-1 PM EST

Motivational Interviewing and Behavioral Counseling For Those With A Mental Illness: Skills To Enhance Therapeutic Engagement.
Presented by Dr. Lee Anne Walmsley
Mar. 16, 2022, 12-1 PM EST

Pharmacotherapy Considerations For Tobacco Cessation: Special Considerations With Neuroleptics.
Presented by Dr. Lovoria Williams
Apr. 20, 2022, 12-1 PM EST

Documenting Tobacco Treatment: Best Practices For Success.
Presented by Bassema Abu Farsakh
May 18, 2022, 12-1 PM EST

A Multi-Team Tobacco Treatment Approach: Interdisciplinary Teamwork.
Presented by Dr. Zim Okoli
June 15, 2022, 12-1 PM EST

If you have questions about this webinar series, please contact Emily Koyagi at Emily.Koyagi@uky.edu.