Health Care Providers

Health Care Providers

Below are excellent resources on tobacco cessation developed specifically for Nunavut:

 

Training Modules

Introductory Tobacco Cessation Course:  For Community Health Workers (CHRs, CWCs, COHCs, CPNP facilitators, youth coordinators, recreation coordinators, mental health staff, others).

Intermediate Tobacco Cessation Course:  For clinical Health Care Providers (nurses, physicians, dentists, pharmacists, public health nurses, mental health nurses, other health professionals).

 

Fact Sheets

PDF iconNicotine Replacement Therapy
PDF iconZyban™ and Champix™
Tuberculosis and Smoking - English / Inuktitut / French / Innuinaqtun
Lung Cancer  English / Inuktitut / French / Innuinaqtun

 

Videos

The 3As method – Johnny had a heart attack, and isn’t ready to quit.
The 5As Method – Laura has emphysema and is ready to quit.
Demonstration of an INEFFECTIVE brief tobacco intervention – Noah has surgery and is not ready to quit.
Demonstration of an EFFECTIVE brief tobacco intervention – Noah has upcoming surgery and is not ready to quit.
Demonstration of the 5As Method  - Mary is pregnant and ambivalent about quitting.
Demonstration of a brief tobacco intervention with a youth who has asthma. 

 

Telehealth Presentations

Addressing Tobacco Use in Pregnant, Breast-Feeding and Post-Partum Women: A public health issue
Smoking, Trauma and Trauma Informed Practice
Motivational Interviewing
Smoking Cessation for Safer Surgery: Tips for helping patients quit
Smoking Cessation in Vulnerable Populations

PDF iconTuberculosis and Tobacco Cessation

PDF iconEmerging Trends in Tobacco:  Alternative Products and Legislation

 

Lesson Plans

PDF iconSmokerlyzer (CO Monitor)
PDF iconMr. Gross Mouth
PDF iconPrenatal Board Game
PDF iconCost Calculator
PDF iconPig’s Lungs

 

Order Form

If you are interested in receiving some of the materials mentioned on our site, please download the form below and email a completed copy to tobacco@gov.nu.ca.

PDF iconDownload Order Form