Health Professionals

Kick It California provides free tobacco cessation education, training, and technical assistance. We also offer options for you to securely refer your patients and clients to our Quit Services.

Refer a Patient

Provider Referral

People are more likely to get Kick It coaching when referred by their healthcare providers.

ASK

Ask every patient/client if they use tobacco or live with someone who does. We have specific coaching protocols for people who smoke, vape, or chew, as well as for the people who live with them.

ADVISE

Advise tobacco users to quit, even if they’ve tried before and failed. Every attempt is important.

REFER

Refer tobacco users (or those who live with tobacco users) to Kick It California to get a free, personal quit plan (or a plan to help someone quit) from our trained Quit Coaches.

Web Referral is secure and easy. Refer Patients Now.

We also offer Direct Messaging referral via email and Electronic Health Record referral via VPN tunnel. These options require IT support from your organization and ours. For more information, please complete our Referral Interest Form and we will follow up with you.

 

Education & Training

Free Continuing Education Credits

The Tobacco Dependence Treatment & Behavioral Health Course provides mental health and substance use disorder professionals with the knowledge necessary to assess and treat tobacco dependence in tobacco users with co-occurring psychiatric and/or addictive disorders. Earn 3.0 Credits.

Free Web-based Course

Educational Materials

Access free digital and print materials on a wide range of tobacco-related topics.

Free Materials Catalog

Webinar Trainings

Access webinars conducted by physicians, psychologists and public health experts who specialize in tobacco cessation.

Technical Assistance (TA)

We provide phone & email consultation in areas such as: Developing a comprehensive cessation strategy. Helping your patients quit smoking, vaping, and smokeless tobacco. Evidence-based behavioral treatments. Advanced pharmacological treatments. Preventing relapse.

Submit TA Request

Customized Training

We can create a tailored training to address the needs of your organization.

Submit Training Request

Cessation Programs & Organizations

Access a list of County programs and a list of National & Statewide agencies and organizations.

Major funding provided by the California Department of Public Health & First 5 California.Copyright © 2021. The Regents of the University of California. All Rights Reserved.
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Major funding provided by the California Department of Public Health & First 5 California.
Copyright © 2021. The Regents of the University of California. All Rights Reserved.