FFS Facilitator Training, Burke Rehabilitation Hospital

The American Lung Association of the Northeast is pleased to offer Freedom From Smoking® facilitator trainings for those who are interested in helping adults quit smoking. This gold standard training program will prepare individuals to conduct an eight-session group program using the respective curriculum and materials. Freedom From Smoking is designed to help smokers understand their addiction to tobacco and give them tools to make quitting easier.

FREEDOM FROM SMOKING FACILITATORS MUST MEET THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA:
•    Have not used any tobacco product in the last year
•    Be experienced in and comfortable with conducting group programs
•    Attend the 1 ½ day Freedom From Smoking training workshop
•    Complete the Facilitator’s Agreement Form and abide by the Agreement
•    Conduct at least one workshop every two years

Dates and Times:
9/12/13 (9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.) AND 9/13/13 (9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)

Location:
Burke Rehabilitation Hospital, Billings Building – Rosedale Conference Center
785 Mamaroneck Avenue, White Plains, NY 10605

Cost:
$250 ($350 value)

For program information and registration:
Marianne Zacharia, MS, CHES
American Lung Association of the Northeast           
700 Veterans Highway
Hauppauge, NY 11788
Phone: 631.415.0947
Fax:    631.389.1078   
Email: mzacharia@lungne.org