The Smoking Cessation and Reduction in Pregnancy Treatment (SCRIPT) Program

Changing Health Systems to Support Smoking Cessation among Pregnant Women

Calling health professionals treating pregnant smokers:

SOPHE is offering one full and one half-day evidence-based train-the-trainer and provider workshops in Washington, D.C.

Monday, July 25, 2016
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
American Psychological Association
750 First Street NE
9th Floor Conference Room
Washington, D.C.
Registration fee $395

Wednesday, July 27, 2016
9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Mamatoto Village
311 47th Street NE
9th Floor Conference Room
Washington, D.C.
Registration fee $395

This one-day workshop is designed to train health professionals to promote, implement and evaluate SCRIPT as part of routine prenatal care. Patient guides, DVDs and comprehensive training materials are provided.

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Tuesday, July 26, 2016
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
American Psychological Association
750 First Street NE
9th Floor Conference Room
Washington, D.C.
Registration fee $189

Thursday, July 28, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Mamatoto Village
311 47th Street NE
9th Floor Conference Room
Washington, D.C.
Registration $189

This half-day workshop is designed to train clinicians and other prenatal care providers to counsel their pregnant patients on effective smoking cessation methods for pregnant women. This evidence-based training focuses on implementation procedures and intervention components.

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Questions? Contact nkanu@sophe.org or 202-408-9804

What is SCRIPT?®

SCRIPT® is an award-winning, evidence-based program shown to be effective in helping thousands of pregnant women quit smoking. It is designed to be a component of a patient education program for prenatal care providers, and is cited by the Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality’s Smoking Cessation Clinical Practice Guidelines. SCRIPT® counseling is a reimbursable service under the Patient and Affordable Care Act (ACA).

The SCRIPT Program includes the following intervention components:

  • A Pregnant Woman's Guide to Quit Smoking
  • Commit to Quit DVD. *Now Available in Spanish
  • Comprehensive counseling using the 5 As
  • Follow up counseling and encouragement to establish a non-smoking home:

Visit the SOPHE Online Store to order the Guide and DVD.

Adopting SCRIPT® in your Organization Training

This one-day workshop is designed to train health professionals to promote, integrate, and evaluate SCRIPT® in a healthcare system. It provides insight and skills on how the program can become part of routine prenatal care.

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For more information or to schedule training, please complete our inquiry form

The SCRIPT® Program was developed and evaluated by Dr. Richard Windsor, professor and an established NIH Principal Investigator in the Department of Prevention and Community Health at The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services. SOPHE is the sole distributor of the SCRIPT® Program.