This course will present effective tobacco cessation interventions for nurses working with smokers. Special considerations will be offered for pregnant smokers, teens and smokers with mental illness and substance use disorders.
Pending approval, CE credit for this webinar will be provided by University of California, San Diego School of Medicine)
Gary Tedeschi, PhD
Dr. Tedeschi has been Clinical Director of the California Smokers' Helpline since 1994 where he is responsible for clinical supervision, counseling protocol development, counselor training, and continuing education. Dr. Tedeschi is a licensed psychologist at the University of California-San Diego School of Medicine's Moores Cancer Center and also has several years of previous clinical experience providing psychotherapy for individuals, couples and groups in settings including community mental health, psychiatric in-patient, and university counseling centers.
He teaches part time in the Master’s of Counseling program at the University of Phoenix, San Diego, and maintains a small practice in consulting psychology. Dr. Tedeschi holds a Ph.D. in counseling psychology from the University of Missouri, Kansas City; an M.A. in counseling psychology from Boston College; and a B.A. in psychology from Kutztown University of Pennsylvania.
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