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Smoking Cessation

Local Smoking Cessation Resources

 

UT Smoking Cessation Clinical Trial

The study examines the use of exercise to enhance the outcome of smoking cessation within smokers who are sensitive to stress and anxiety. Specifically, this study aims to evaluate the feasibility and effectiveness of a community-based personalized exercise-smoking cessation intervention.

Partnering with YMCA
Three branch locations
Free membership to YMCA
Personal trainer
Free nicotine patches
Counseling from Texas Tobacco Quitline
Maximum $250 compensation for study completion

Contact:
Zane Freeman
Research Coordinator
Anxiety and Health Behaviors Lab
Institute for Mental Health Research
University of Texas at Austin
(512) 471-7199
https://labs.la.utexas.edu/smits/


UT Quit Smoking Study for Smokers w/ Panic Attacks or PTSD

If you are a daily smoker who has had at least one panic attack in the past year or who has been through a traumatic event that is still bothering you, our Quit Smoking Study may be a good fit for you!

Psychological interviews & questionnaires
7-12-week individual treatment to stop smoking while targeting anxiety
Compensation up to $200
Free nicotine patches for up to 8 weeks

To get started, go to quitsmoking-austin.com to take our eligibility survey!

Contact:
Noura Alavi
Research Coordinator
Anxiety and Health Behaviors Lab
Institute for Mental Health Research
University of Texas at Austin
(512) 471-1117
https://labs.la.utexas.edu/smits/


Live Tobacco Free Austin

www.livetobaccofreeaustin.org

Local Resources and Links
Statistics and Facts
Tobacco-free Locations and Events


Nicotine Anonymous

512-467-2795
www.nicotine-anonymous.org/

Local Meetings
Monday and Thursday at 7:00PM
Highland Park Baptist Church
5206 Balcones Dr.
Back entrance stairs


Seton Tobacco Education and Resource Center

https://www.seton.net/health-plan/health-and-wellness/smoking-cessation/

Counseling, classes and support services


Texas Department of State Health Services
Tobacco Prevention and Control

www.dshs.state.tx.us/tobacco/

Comprehensive resources and support


University of Texas

Center for Students in Recovery
http://healthyhorns.utexas.edu/quitters.html
512-475-8352

 

National Smoking Cessation Resources

 

American Cancer Society

www.yesquit.com


American Lung Association Freedom From Smoking

http://www.lung.org/stop-smoking/i-want-to-quit/