A photograph of a friend consoling another friend.

Coping with School Violence and Traumatic Events
Tips for talking with students, families, schools and others in the wake of a traumatic event.

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SAMHSA News: Preventing Suicide, Following up after the crisis

How can we prevent suicide after a Lifeline call? Now in SAMHSA News.

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SAMHSA’s Behavioral Health Disaster Response App

The SAMHSA Disaster App prepares behavioral health responders for traumatic events by providing access to disaster-related resources on a smartphone.

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SAMHSA Releases FY 2015 Budget

SAMHSA releases FY 2015 Budget

SAMHSA's budget supports programs that reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.


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Graphic illustration of an application process.  New Grant Opportunities Available.

Find out about SAMHSA's new grant opportunities.
Find funding opportunities that support programs for substance use disorders and mental illness, and learn about the grant application, review, and management process.

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Find Help

Click here for the Suicide Hotline Click here to find a treatment center Find treatment services near you by calling our 24-Hour Helpline at 1-800-662-4357 Disaster Distress Helpline 1-800-985-5990 text TalkWithUs to 66746

(California) Count Me In...On the Fight Against Underage Drinking

Count Me In..." features California youths and community leaders who highlight the importance of underage drinking prevention and challenge fellow Californians to get involved in local efforts. This video was produced through the SAMHSA/CSAP Underage Drinking Prevention Education Initiatives (UADPEI) in an ongoing collaboration with States and Territories to produce videos that support local underage drinking prevention communications efforts.

Watch more videos from SAMHSA.

A Day in the Life of American Adolescents: Substance Use Facts
Bar graph showing results from data report, A Day in the Life of American Adolescents: Substance Use Facts
This report presents facts about adolescent substance use, their substance use related emergency department visits, and whether they receive substance use treatment.

Learn more about our data spotlights  by clicking here

Featured Resource

NSDUH Report

Read the Summary of National Findings and Detailed Tables from the 2012 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH)

SAMHSA Featured Resource