Improving the social, emotional, and physical health of our communities.

Kognito role-play simulations enable organizations to rapidly build the capacity of health professionals, educators, students, parents, veterans, service members, and others to lead real-life conversations that change lives.


Turnkey Solution

Our simulations can be quickly deployed and include features and services designed to reduce staff time needed for broad-scale dissemination.


Over 95% of our users recommend Kognito to their colleagues. By incorporating role-plays with virtual humans, our simulations provide instructionally superior experiences that result in measurable improvements.

Widespread Adoption

Our simulations have been deployed by more than 5,000 federal and state agencies, districts, schools, and non-profits to train 1 million people.

Tracking and Evaluation

Our online client portal provides access to real-time usage tracking reports and results from customizable user surveys to support program evaluation.

Purchase Options

Organizations can purchase yearly subscriptions to one or more of our simulations or partner with us to develop a tailored simulation that addresses their unique needs.


Our simulations are research-proven and evidence-based. Several are also listed in SAMHSA's National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices.

Market Highlights

Military Families/Veterans

Managing the Challenges to Post-Deployment Life

Kognito partnered with the NY/NJ VA Health Care Network (NY/NJ VA) to help veterans, service members, and military family and friends manage the challenges of adjusting to post-deployment life.
Mental Health, Suicide Prevention

Meeting Nebraska’s Suicide Prevention Training Mandate

In Nebraska, suicide is a leading cause of death for children 10-19 which prompted lawmakers to pass a law requiring educators to go through suicide prevention and awareness training.
Patient-Provider Communication

Improving Patient-Physician Communications and the Appropriate Prescribing of Antibiotics

Kognito’s Primary Care Office Visit: Antibiotics clinical training simulation was developed with the support of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
Mental Health, Suicide Prevention

ThriveNYC Adopting Kognito Simulations

As part of New York City’s groundbreaking municipal mental health initiative, ThriveNYC, all public elementary, middle and high schools have access to Kognito At-Risk simulations.
Mental Health, Suicide Prevention

Single Sign-On Access Supports Campus-wide Use

The University of Illinois Counseling Center partnered with Kognito to make its online simulations a primary resource for its campus-wide safety net.
Mental Health, Suicide Prevention

Creating a Scalable, Effective, and Cost Efficient Mental Health Resource

California Community Colleges, the largest U.S. higher education system choose Kognito to equip staff and students with mental health skills.

Testimonials and Videos

Clients Include

  • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
  • BlueStarFamilies
  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • NORC
  • DOD
  • NIH_Stacked