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Fresh Start smoking cessation

Fresh Start is an 8-session program designed by the Cancer Council of WA to help smokers quit. Participants are expected to attend every session.

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Program overview

Fresh Start is a highly successful program designed by the Cancer Council of Western Australia which provides information, resources and support to smokers to quit smoking. It is a comprehensive 8-session course that covers issues such as nicotine addiction, managing withdrawal symptoms, weight control, stress management, recognising and planning for possible obstacles to quitting, staying stopped, and enjoying being a non-smoker.

The course will be facilitated by 2 Curtin counsellors who have been trained by the Cancer Council of WA to deliver the program. Participants are expected to commit to attend all 8 sessions and attend a pre-course individual meeting to discuss their interest in the program.

Location: Counselling and Disability Services, Building 109, Level 2
Facilitator: Janelle Booker and Paul Przytula

Please contact Janelle Booker to attend a screening session. 

Find out about workshop fees.

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Semester 1, 2012 schedule

Time: Thursdays, 10 am – 12 pm

 Session   Date 
 1  16th February
 2  23rd February
 3  1st March
 4  8th March
 5  15th March
 6  22nd March
 7  29th March
 8  5th April


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