in San Diego
A mental health crisis stabilization is immediate, short-term help to individuals who are experiencing an event that is producing emotional, mental, physical, and behavioral distress or problems.
Psychosis, Mania, Major Depressive-High Acuity NO SI/HI Present, not stable enough for Lower or higher (hospital) level of care
Crisis Stabilization Strategies
How is Mental Stability Measured?
To qualify for immediate mental health treatment at Alter’s Crisis Stabilization Unit, an individual must be ready for treatment that would otherwise be appropriate for entering a psychiatric hospital.
- Bipolar Disorder
- Major Depression
- Personality Disorders
- Panic Disorders
- General Anxiety Disorders