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Helping People Quit Commercial Tobacco MDH/SOPHE’s SCRIPT Training

April 14 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Register for free training for health care professionals working with pregnant people

Thursday, April 14th, 12-3:30 CST. This training requires pre-registration by April 3.

The Minnesota Department of Health and American Lung Association – Minnesota have contracted with the Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE) to conduct these workshops.

SOPHE’s SCRIPT® – Smoking Cessation and Reduction in Pregnancy Treatment – Program is an award-winning, evidence-based program shown to be effective in helping thousands of pregnant people quit smoking. SOPHE’s evidence-based SCRIPT® Counselor Training will enable you to integrate the SCRIPT® program into your routine prenatal care screening process.

Upon completion of this half-day training, you will be able to:

Demonstrate the latest motivational interviewing techniques with pregnant women
Describe at least two strategies for baseline and follow-up smoking assessment in pregnant smokers
Integrate the SCRIPT program principles in your prenatal setting

The programs included here are intended to be educational in nature; sales-based presentations are not permitted. It is the responsibility of the participant to assure that individual programs meet the continuing education requirements and conditions of her/his credentialing body. MPO/MNPQC is not responsible for the accuracy or content of information contained in these programs. Utilizing the above links will take you away from the MPO website.