Tobacco Use Information

Quit Smoking Support

  • CHOICES-A program targeting smokers with mental illness in NJ.
  • Nicotine Anonymous-Contains Nic-A-Literature, also nationwide meeting lists.

Nicotine Dependence Treatment

  • ALA-NJ Regional Contact Information
  • American Lung Association-Contains NRT Fact Sheet and other resources. Not on Tobacco (NOT) curriculum information (youth stop smoking program) available. Also contains the US Surgeon General's Tobacco Cessation Guidelines, along with a "Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence" fact sheet.
  • American Psychiatric Association-"Criteria for Short-Term Treatment of Acute Psychiatric Illness" available on-line. Can search website for information on nicotine dependence in relation to psychiatric disorders.
  • Centers for Disease Control-Tobacco Information and Prevention Source (TIPS) Online quit smoking booklets available for adults and teens. Can be printed out.
  • Nicotine Dependence Center-Mayo Clinic-Information about the NDC and quit smoking info.
  • Professional Assisted Cessation Therapy (PACT)-An independent consortium of leaders in the treatment of tobacco dependence whose mission is to lower barriers to broader utilization of cessation therapy through education and advocacy.
  • Surgeon General-"Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence-Clinical Practice Guideline" available online in PDF file. Also contains findings about the latest counseling techniques and drugs for treating tobacco use and dependence.
  • Tobacco Dependence Clinic-Rutgers-School of Public Health Tobacco Dependence Clinic. Contains information about services available at the New Brunswick clinic.
  • source of evidence-based data and practical support for the treatment of tobacco dependence. It is aimed at physicians, nurses, pharmacists, dentists, psychologists, researchers, policy makers, regulators and anyone interested in the personal and public health issues connected with tobacco use around the world

Tobacco Control and Advocacy

Young People and Tobacco