An emotional crisis is a TEMPORARY INABILITY to cope with a life problem and is usually accompanied by a high degree of emotional upset. The person in crisis may exhibit the following characteristics:
The following procedures are guidelines to follow with individuals who are in an emotional crisis. These steps recognize the importance of intense feelings in such a crisis and the potential for violence or disruption of a class or other space, which may involve others.
Use the emergency call boxes located in the hallways to call college police for assistance
If you are experiencing an actual mental health emergency and need immediate assistance call:
911, state you are having a mental health crisis.
1-866-260-8000 ADAPT Community Solutions Crisis Line
(214) 828-1000 Suicide and Crisis Hotline