Crisis Stabilization Unit - Youth
Our Crisis Stabilization Unit is for youth ages 6-17 that are experiencing a mental health crisis in their lives. Youth can be referred by family members or other agencies. Our unit provides a supportive environment for youth needing a safe place to recover and stabilize during or a crisis. This may include difficulty managing depression, thoughts to harm self or others or disruptive behavior at home, school or in communities.
Youth staying at Crisis Stabilization will meet with a qualified mental health professional, mental health practitioners and nursing staff during their stay. Services offered include skills training in individual and group settings, evaluation, stabilization and referrals. Our unit has a calm, comfortable atmosphere and is non-secure. Our average length of stay is 1-10 days.