Tools

PHARMACOTHERAPY

FDA Modifications to Labeling Nicotine Replacement Therapy Products

FDA Revised Drug Safety Communication on Chantix and Zyban

Letter from OMH and DOHMH describing unrestricted Medicaid Coverage for medications to treat tobacco use

Resources to Treat Tobacco Use for Prescribing Clinicians

COUNSELING AND PSYCHOSOCIAL INTERVENTIONS

Fagerstrom Test for Nicotine Dependence

Learning About Healthy Living (LAHL) Group Manual

Learning About Healthy Living (LAHL) Group Poster

Facilitating Conversations with Consumers About Tobacco: Clinicians

Facilitating Conversations with Consumers About Tobacco: Other Staff

Menu of Strategies for Engaging Consumers in Tobacco Groups

Resources to Treat Tobacco Use for All Staff

MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWING

Decisional Balance (4 open ended questions to explore ambivalence around change)

Readiness Ruler (A tool to assess importance, confidence, and readiness for change)

Learning About Healthy Living (LAHL) Group Manual

Learning About Healthy Living (LAHL) Group Poster

 

CONSUMER RESOURCES

Real People Talk about Smoking- Rebecca didn’t survive suicide to die from smoking

You can quit smoking (creating a personalized quit plan)

Did you know (infographic around money people spend on tobacco)

IMPLEMENTING TREATMENT FOR TOBACCO USE

TCTTAC Self-Evaluation Tool to Assess Current Capability to Treat Tobacco Use in Your Program

Sample Implementation Plan for Providing Treatment of Tobacco Use in Your Program

Enhance Your State’s Tobacco Cessation Efforts Among the Behavioral Health Population (a guide to help states and programs begin offering tobacco treatment)

Sending tobacco use up in smoke poster (for waiting rooms and other areas)

Learning About Healthy Living (LAHL) Group Poster

Talk to me about smoking posters (customizable mini posters for your office or waiting room)

Billing guide for tobacco screening and cessation (from the American Lung Association)

Medicaid counseling information and billing codes (from NYC DOHMH)

Tobacco Treatment – what health care plans are required to cover (from the American Lung Association)