The Mental Health Walk-In Care facility serves as a behavioral health urgent care for ages 6 and older (children, adolescents and adults). Persons experiencing a mild-to-moderate mental health crisis, including, but not limited to anxiety, depression, drug and/or alcohol use.
Staff will complete a brief evaluation and make a next-steps plan. Approximately 98% will be discharged with a referral for outpatient treatment follow-up. If hospitalization is necessary for a mental health crisis (examples include: suicidal, homicidal, psychotic, impaired functioning with dangerousness to self or others), those patients would be directed to seek help through the emergency department.