Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102168
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About the Course:
Toxicology of Secondhand Smoke (Chapter 2): The Health Consequences of Involuntary Exposure to Tobacco Smoke: A Report of the Surgeon General reviews the evidence relevant to coherence and includes the mechanisms relevant to the pathogenesis of diseases caused by secondhand smoke. This chapter also sets out a foundation for interpreting the observational evidence that is the focus of most of the following chapters. The discussion that follows details the mechanisms that enable smoke components to injure the respiratory tract and cardiovascular system and to cause nonmalignant and malignant diseases and other adverse effects.
Course materials are from Chapter 2, found on pages 27 to 66 of pdf document (pages 1 to 40 if using Adobe toolbar page finder).
This course is based on the reading-based online, Toxicology of Secondhand Smoke (Chapter 2): The Health Consequences of Involuntary Exposure to Tobacco Smoke: A Report of the Surgeon General created by U.S. Surgeon General
U.S. Surgeon General
Course Material Author
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, and social workers who seek knowledge about the toxicology of secondhand smoke. It is appropriate for intermediate to advanced levels of participants’ knowledge
Explain the toxicology of secondhand smoke.
Identify the carcinogenic effects from secondhand smoke exposure.
Examine the mechanisms of respiratory tract injury caused by secondhand smoke exposure.
Describe the mechanisms of secondhand smoke exposure and heart disease.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
2 CE credit hours
American Psychological Association (APA)
2 CE credit hours
CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
2 CE credit hours
This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #107243, CE Learning Systems is responsible for all aspects of their programming.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
2 CPD hours
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
1.5 CE credit hour
CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5951. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. CE Learning Systems is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
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