NEW 2022 Report for Behavioral Health Providers!

Treating Tobacco Use Disorder in Behavioral Health Populations: Innovative Approaches and Uses of Approved Medications is intended for behavioral health providers practicing in all treatment settings. This report highlights the important role that behavioral health providers have in addressing tobacco use and focuses on innovative uses of approved medications that improve treatment outcomes of tobacco use disorder. The report provides:

  • An overview of the seven FDA-approved medications for treating tobacco use
  • Key messages for treating tobacco use disorder in behavioral health populations
  • Recommended use of those FDA-approved medications associated with improved outcomes

In a hurry? See the report's 7 key messages one-pager!

Health Systems for a Tobacco-Free NY Grantees

If your health system is looking to enhance the delivery of evidence-based treatment for tobacco dependence, we can help. Regional contractors throughout New York State work with health systems to ensure that every patient who uses tobacco is identified, offered, and provided timely, evidence-based treatment and follow-up.

New York State Smokers' Quitline

Quitlines are an effective tobacco dependence treatment extender. The New York State Smokers' Quitline provides free, confidential, effective tobacco cessation services to New Yorkers who want to quit smoking and those who support them.