When you or your loved one is experiencing a crisis there are interventions available to evaluate and address the concern safely.
911 or Police Involvement
911 and/or police should be called when the safety of any person is in jeopardy. The police can help to de-escalate situations and determine next step to resolve issues.
Emergency Room visits
Appropriate for rapid medical and psychiatric evaluation. You’ll need to come prepared with information about symptoms, behavior issues and length of concern. In addition, bring a list of all medications and include information about any known alcohol or substance use.
911 should be contacted if you or your loved one is in immediate danger and needs urgent intervention to prevent suicide.
Please visit our Suicide Prevention page for additional resources.