Tobacco Cessation

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Key concepts covered include:

By the end of this course, you will be able to understand:

  • Understand the science behind tobacco addiction.
  • Provide clear and accurate information about the causes and consequences of tobacco use.
  • Understand nicotine withdrawal symptoms.
  • Develop individualized treatment plans using comprehensive, evidence-based assessments and treatment strategies.
  • Clear and accurate information about effective medications for all forms of tobacco.
  • Cognitive-behavioral strategies for quitting and staying quiet.

What you'll learn

The Training is designed to equip you with evidence-based skills to treat tobacco dependence across a range of settings. Rich experience of catering to diverse populations with varied backgrounds and geographies to offer the trainees an enriching experience. Case simulations and Role-plays are part of each module during the training to instill practical experience.

Who Should Attend?
This program is designed to build on your existing tobacco cessation knowledge and treatment skills. It has been carefully constructed to meet the needs of professionals involved in the treatment of tobacco dependence across a range of disciplines and in a variety of healthcare and community service settings.

This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Addictions Counselors
  • Community Educators
  • Dentists
  • Health Academics
  • Health Educators
  • Health Policy Experts
  • Health System Administrators
  • Mental Health Professionals
  • Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Patient Navigators
  • Peer Advocates
  • Pharmacists
  • Physicians
  • Physicians Assistants
  • Psychiatrists
  • Psychologists
  • Respiratory Therapists
  • Social Workers

Instructor

Dr. Surabhi Somani

Founder, Toxin Taxation
Tobacco Cessation Counsellor, Apollo Hospitals


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Dr. Surabhi Somani is a Tobacco Cessation expert who aids people in quitting tobacco through customized plans and medication which helps users to have a tobacco-free life. Apart from being a corporate counselor, she is also a consultant at Tobacco Cessation Centre- MNJ Institute of Oncology, Apollo hospitals, Continental hospital, and KIMS-Kondapur, Hyderabad.

She holds a certificate in Global Tobacco Control from John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health based in Baltimore, USA. She has her Master’s in Public Health post her B.D.S.

She has recently worked as a WHO consultant for providing tobacco cessation services in Nauru, a Western Pacific Island country, and have also trained medical officer, staff nurses, and paramedics in Tanzania and Maldives. She has conducted multiple corporate seminars for various multi-national companies, the Indian Army, hospitals, clubs, and educational institutes.

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Instructor

Dr. Surabhi Somani

Founder, Toxin Taxation
Tobacco Cessation Counsellor, Apollo Hospitals


4/5

Dr. Surabhi Somani is a Tobacco Cessation expert who aids people in quitting tobacco through customized plans and medication which helps users to have a tobacco-free life. Apart from being a corporate counselor, she is also a consultant at Tobacco Cessation Centre- MNJ Institute of Oncology, Apollo hospitals, Continental hospital, and KIMS-Kondapur, Hyderabad.

She holds a certificate in Global Tobacco Control from John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health based in Baltimore, USA. She has her Master’s in Public Health post her B.D.S.

She has recently worked as a WHO consultant for providing tobacco cessation services in Nauru, a Western Pacific Island country, and have also trained medical officer, staff nurses, and paramedics in Tanzania and Maldives. She has conducted multiple corporate seminars for various multi-national companies, the Indian Army, hospitals, clubs, and educational institutes.

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Last Updated 11/2021

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