Crisis Intervention

Skills training and development services consist of increasing the LAR’s or primary caregiver’s understanding of an ability to respond to the client’s needs identified in the uniform assessment or documented in the treatment plan. Clients receiving skills training and development are not eligible to simultaneously receive psychosocial rehabilitative services and both services should not be simultaneously listed in the client’s treatment.

Crisis intervention shall provide immediate mental health care, to assist individuals who are experiencing acute psychiatric dysfunction requiring immediate clinical attention. Crisis intervention services must be available 24 hours a day, seven days per week.