KnowBullying by SAMHSA – Put the power to prevent bullying in your hand
SAMHSA, March 23-27, 2015
National Youth Violence Prevention Week—a time for students, parents, caregivers, and educators to discuss and determine effective ways to prevent or reduce youth violence, including bullying.
SAMHSA’s bullying prevention efforts include the KnowBullying app, a free smartphone tool that provides information and guidance on ways to prevent bullying and build resilience in children.
Download the app!
The app is designed to address the needs of children ages 3–18 and includes discussion prompts for adults working with children who are bullied, who witness bullying, or who bully others.
iOS devices: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/knowbullying-by-samhsa-put/id899639011?mt=8&WT.ac=EB_20150324_KNOWBULLYING_ITUNES
Androids devices: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=gov.hhs.samhsa.app.bullying&WT.ac=EB_20150324_KNOWBULLYING_GOOGLEPLAY
In the event of a mental health or substance use crisis, call to connect with a licensed counselor, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Bilingual support and medications to assist with recovery are available.