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SAMHSA Apps for iPad: KnowBullying, Suicide Safe, Talk They Hear You, & Alcohol's Effects on the Brain (SAMHSA- Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration)


KnowBullying is a free mobile app that puts the power to prevent bullying in your hands. Find simple conversation starters to prevent bullying and help your child build resilience.

For individuals at risk of suicide, primary and behavioral health care settings provide unique opportunities to connect with the health care system and access effective treatment. Suicide Safe is a free mobile app that helps providers integrate suicide prevention strategies into their practice and address suicide risk among their patients.

“Talk. They Hear You.” is a free mobile app that prepares parents and caregivers to have important conversations with their children and teens about the dangers of underage drinking.

Alcohol’s Effects on the Brain: A Reach Out Now Mobile Application is a science-based curriculum for fifth- and sixth-grade classroom use. Developed by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, this interactive mobile application is divided into six units. Each unit describes the function of one of six parts of the brain and ways in which alcohol use can disrupt this function. Each unit also provides facts related to underage alcohol use that will be of interest to this age group.


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