Nunavut Resources

Nunavut Resources

Below are excellent resources on tobacco cessation developed specifically for Nunavut. 

Introductory Tobacco Cessation Course:  For Community Health Workers (CHRs, CWCs, COHCs, CPNP facilitators, youth coordinators, recreation coordinators, mental health staff, others).

Intermediate Tobacco Cessation Course:  For clinical Health Care Providers (nurses, physicians, dentists, pharmacists, public health nurses, mental health nurses, other health professionals).

Fact Sheets

Nicotine Replacement Therapy
Zyban™ and Champix™
Tuberculosis and Smoking - English / Inuktitut / French / Innuinaqtun
Lung Cancer  English / Inuktitut / French / Innuinaqtun

Videos

Video #1 – The 3As method – Johnny had a heart attack, and isn’t ready to quit.
Video #2 –  The 5As Method – Laura has emphysema and is ready to quit.
Video #3 – Demonstration of an ineffective brief tobacco intervention – Noah has surgery and is not ready to quit.
Video #4 – Demonstration of an effective brief tobacco intervention – Noah has upcoming surgery and is not ready to quit.
Video #5 – Demonstration of the 5As Model  - Mary is pregnant and ambivalent about quitting.
Video #6 – Demonstration of effective brief tobacco intervention with a youth who has asthma. 

Skill Building Workshop Facilitator Guide 

Cessation Medication Order Set

Telehealth Presentations

Addressing Tobacco Use in Pregnant, Breast-Feeding and Post-Partum Women: A public health issue
Smoking, Trauma and Trauma Informed Practice
Motivational Interviewing
Smoking Cessation for Safer Surgery: Tips for helping patients quit
Smoking Cessation in Vulnerable Populations

Lesson Plans

Smokerlyzer (CO Monitor)
Smokey Sue Smokes for Two
Mr. Gross Mouth
Teeth in Tobacco Juice
Prenatal Board Game
Cost Calculator
Clem’s Phlegm
Pig’s Lungs

Order Form

If you’re interested in receiving some of the materials mentioned on our site, please fill out the form below or email us at tobacco@gov.nu.ca or call us toll-free at 1-866-877-3845.