The New Nicotine Addictions

Tabetha Gerdner

Session Description
Understanding the new nicotine addiction and how to address this addiction in a substance use setting.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Identify different types of electronic smoking devices (ESD)
  2. Explain the new laws and regulations of these products for both state and federal rules
  3. List the major health concerns association with ESD use
  4. Provide best practice steps to assist users in effective cessation.

Continuing Education
Des Moines University is Iowa Board of Nursing approved provider #112. This live activity has been reviewed and approved for 1.25 continuing education contact hour(s). Nurses must attend the entire session within each day to receive credit. Partial session credit is prohibited and will be forfeited.

Approved by the Iowa Board of Certification for 1.0 contact hours – Alcohol and Drug Specific