U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

National Diabetes Education Program

Start Over

  • The Readiness-to-Change ruler can be used as a quick assessment of a person's motivational state related to changing a specific behavior. Its use can lead to identification and discussion of perceived barriers to change.

    American Society on Aging and American Society of Consultant Pharmacists Foundation

  • This resource provides clinicians with detailed information about self-management support and how it can improve primary care services by teaching patients with chronic conditions to take informed responsibility for their own health. It describes how to implement self-management support and provides resources to support health care professionals as they adopt this approach.

    U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

  • For Smokers: Stop Smoking Today provides smokers with resources to quit smoking, including information about cessation medications, social support, online tools, phone numbers, and facts about successful quitting.

    University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), Smoking Cessation Leadership Center (SCLC)

  • This initiative helps community clinics, public hospital clinics, and medical groups improve the delivery of care for people with chronic conditions before, during, and after the medical visit.

    California Health Care Foundation

  • Smoking Cessation Leadership Center's Tools and Resources page is a compilation of smoking cessation tools for health care professionals to help their patients quit smoking. Resources include videos, wallet cards, toolkits, behavioral health resources, and more.

    University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), Smoking Cessation Leadership Center (SCLC)