Crisis stabilization provides intensive services arising from an acute crisis of a psychiatric nature that puts the individual at risk of psychiatric hospitalization, homelessness, inability to care for self, isolation from natural/community supports or incarceration.

The goal is to stabilize individuals experiencing acute crisis by staying with them in their home or by removing the individual to a temporary therapeutic setting until the crisis de-escalates.

To qualify for the Crisis Stabilization Program, consider the following criteria:

  • Medicaid Eligible
  • High risk for psychiatric hospitalization, homeless due to mental illness, or requires intervention by the mental health or crimina I justice system due to inappropriate social behavior
  • Difficulty maintaining interpersonal relationships resulting in isolation
  • Difficulty managing activities of daily living (ADLs) to the degree that health and safety is jeopardized
  • Difficulty in cognitive functioning resulting in the inability to recognize personal danger