Fact Sheets

UW-CTRI Fact Sheet for Substance Abuse & Mental Health Providers

CDC: 

SAMHSA: Adults with Behavioral Health Disorders Account for 40 Percent of All Cigarettes Smoked

National Council for Mental Health: Tobacco Cessation Treatment Resources

Medications:

"While there were concerns that we would lose business as a result of going tobacco free, that did not occur. We made the change in 2002 and business grew each year to the point that we expanded our beds in 2011. We actually used the change as a marketing tool." ~Sheila Weix, MSN, RN, CARN, and LNC