NYC FFS Facilitator Training Dec 2013

Registration is full. If you would like to be placed on a waiting list, please call Marianne Zacharia at 631-415-0947.


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:
12/05/2013 (9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.) AND 12/06/2013 (9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)

Location:
American Lung Association of the Northeast
21 W. 38th Street, 3rd Floor
New York, New York 10018

Cost: $250 ($350 value)

All participants will receive a copy of the Freedom From Smoking facilitator guide, a sample participant handbook with relaxation CD, additional resources/information, certificate of participation and access to the Freedom From Smoking Facilitator’s website.  A continental breakfast will be served on both days and lunch will be served on day one of the facilitator training. 

 

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
mzacharia@lungne.org