A convenient hand out for mental health professionals about the need to support smoking cessation when treating mental and behavioral health issues. Includes information on the high smoking rates among individuals with mental health disorders, the myth that smoking helps psychiatric symptoms, and the benefits for patients who quit. Includes the California Smokers’ Helpline information. Can be customized with local quit line, logo or contact information.
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