Tobacco Use Assessment & Cessation Counseling

The following resources were developed from a Kansas Health Foundation grant to build capacity in assessment, counseling, and referrals related to tobacco cessation and weight management.

Running the Narrated PowerPoint Modules
  • Each module link below will open a PowerPoint presentation in Dropbox.
  • Depending on your internet browser, you may see a pop-up box to login or create a Dropbox account.
    • If you are ready to watch a module:
      • If you see the Dropbox pop-up, Choose No thanks, continue to view at the bottom of the box.
      • From the Download button in the upper right corner, choose Direct download and Open from the pop-up window. Depending on your browser, it may take a few seconds to open. Have your volume turned up and the presentation will begin and will advance automatically.
    • If you want to save a module for viewing later:
      • The files are large, so saving in Dropbox is recommended.
      • From the Download button in the upper right corner, choose Save to my Dropbox and login or create an account.
Taking the Module Quiz


  • The last slide of each training module contains a link to a short quiz.
  • This might take a few minutes to upload.

Module #1: Helping Patients Kick Tobacco (presentation time 15:35)

Module #2: Ask, Advise, Assist, Refer (presentation time 14:22)

Module #3: Quit Smoking Medications (presentation time 25:41)

Module #4: Tobacco Module 4 Smokeless Tobacco Dental and E-Cigarettes (presentation time 16 minutes)

Module #5:  Office Systems and Creating a Treatment Plan (presentation time 18 minutes)