Caroline Mazel-Carlton, Director of Training for the Wildflower Alliance, shares how her experiences as a psychiatric patient and as peer worker in the public and private mental health sector have informed her work with developing the “Alternatives to Suicide” approach.
Hear directly from people with lived experience working in peer support and crisis who center choice and transparency. Learn more about alternatives responses to crisis through the role of peer support programs, peer respites and warmlines.
This book is composed of SAMHSA’s “National Guidelines for Behavioral Health Crisis Care: Best Practice Toolkit” and related papers on crisis services.
In this special magazine issue, find many articles on how community-based crisis services are helping people recover and avoid crises.
SAMHSA guidelines to assist states and communities with the development and implementation of effective crisis services and systems.