Is 911 a Safe Option for a Mental Health Crisis?

When I learned how to assess for suicide in graduate school, I was taught to add “go to the nearest ER or call 911” to any safety plan for a client who was not in imminent danger of self-harm but was still struggling.

Read more: https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-thing-feathers/201807/is-911-safe-option-mental-health-crisis

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