Crisis Services

Service Definition

Critical Features

  • Recovery‐oriented, trauma‐informed, developmentally appropriate, integrating Zero Suicide / Suicide Safer Care principles. Sensitive to cultural identity and humility and respect for lived experiences
  • Assessment and screening • Inclusive of pre‐screening activities for involuntary commitment
  • Provided in community location where individual exists • De‐escalation and resolution of crises
  • Brief therapeutic and skill building interventions • Engaging peer and natural supports
  • Safety‐Crisis Planning
  • Coordination with the crisis call center
  • Linkage with ongoing services and supports
  • Coordination with law enforcement, emergency responders, state certified pre‐screeners

Service Components

  • Assessment, including telemedicine assisted assessment
  • Treatment Planning
  • Individual and Family Therapy
  • Crisis Intervention • Care Coordination
  • Peer Recovery Support Services
  • Health literacy Counseling/Psychoeducation
  • Pre‐admission screening for involuntary commitment.