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Clinic-based Counseling + Education Materials

Approach: Provide in-person counseling + educational materials during visits with a health care provider to reduce child exposure to secondhand smoke in the home

NPM: 14 - Smoking

Evidence: Emerging

Target Audience: Parents/Caregivers

Counseling

Approach: Provide counseling to reduce smoking during pregnancy

NPM: 14 - Smoking

Evidence: Emerging

Target Audience: Pregnant women/health care providers

Feedback

Approach: Provide feedback to support reduction or smoking cessation behaviors

NPM: 14 - Smoking

Evidence: Emerging

Target Audience: Pregnant women

Health Education

Approach: Provide health education to reduce smoking during pregnancy

NPM: 14 - Smoking

Evidence: Emerging

Target Audience: Pregnant women

Home Visits + Education Materials + Telephone Counseling

Approach: Provide in-person counseling via home visits + educational materials + telephone counseling to reduce child exposure to secondhand smoke in the home

NPM: 14 - Smoking

Evidence: Moderate

Target Audience: Parents/Caregivers

Incentives

Approach: Provide incentives to reduce smoking during pregnancy

NPM: 14 - Smoking

Evidence: Moderate

Target Audience: Pregnant women who smoke

School-based Counseling + Education Materials

Approach: Provide in-person counseling in a school setting + educational materials to reduce child exposure to secondhand smoke in the home

NPM: 14 - Smoking

Evidence: Emerging

Target Audience: Parents or parent/child dyads

Smoking Policies/Bans/Legislation

Approach: Support policies/legislation to establish smoking bans in homes, cars, and other family spaces

NPM: 14 - Smoking

Evidence: Emerging

Target Audience: State/National

Telephone Counseling + Education Materials

Approach: Provide telephone counseling + educational materials to reduce children’s exposure to secondhand smoke in the home

NPM: 14 - Smoking

Evidence: Moderate

Target Audience: Parents/Caregivers

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number U02MC31613, MCH Advanced Education Policy, $3.5 M. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.