Emergency Mobile Psychiatric Services

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Program/Intervention Name

Emergency Mobile Psychiatric Services


Crisis Intervention

Program/Intervention Description

Crisis Intervention for behavioral or mental health crisis Response within 45 minutes of contact, either by phone or face to face for crisis assessment. Develop a Crisis Safety Plan, connect and coordinate with behavioral and mental health providers in the community and follow-up.

Intervention Target Population Identified (Age Group)


Program Goals/Outcomes

Stabilize child and divert youth from more restrictive and expensive interventions (hospitalization, residential treatment)

QIC Target Group

General - 3

QIC Adoption/Guardianship Relevance Levels

LEVEL 6: General Population

QIC level of Evidence

LEVEL 5: Better Practice

Intervention Web Site/URL

Contact Person/Purveyor

Tim Marshall, LCSW, Dept. of Children and Families


Child Health and Development Institute of Connecticut

Contact Email


Contact Phone


External Links (Registry/Other Catalog)