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Local Behavioral Health Authority (LBHA)

Crisis Response Team (CRT)

   

Contact:

If you are interested in employment with our crisis response Team or have programmatic questions, contact Meaghan Kauffman

 Phone: (410)629-0164
 

 Hours: Monday - Friday

         8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Crisis Response Team (CRT)

The Worcester County Health Department’s Crisis Response Team provides 24 hour coverage 365 days a year to residents and visitors of Worcester County. CRT is activated by Law Enforcement, Atlantic General Hospital and various other agencies throughout the county. CRT provides an emergency mental health and substance use assessment on the scene and attempts to connect individuals to community resources as appropriate. Assessments are provided by master's level licensed mental health professionals.

Are you or someone you know having suicidal thoughts?

Please reach out!  For additional supports contact:

Maryland Youth Crisis Hotline: 800-422-0009
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-273-TALk
Life Crisis Hotline: 410-749-4357
U Life Line: www.ulifeline.org


If you or someone you know is in immediate danger because of thoughts of suicide, call 911 now.

Know the signs! You could be a lifesaver!

 

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