These are time-limited care and treatment services for individuals who are experiencing a mental health or substance use crisis. A crisis must be addressed immediately to ensure the safety of the individual and community. WHOA Behavioral Health offers one on one crisis stabilization services near Powhatan VA to support the distressed individual and help to stabilize current symptoms. This is generally done in the home of someone who is currently at risk of needing to be hospitalized. Once the immediate crisis has passed, WHOA's skilled and caring psychiatric team can introduce self-improvement techniques and life skills to cope with symptoms. They will also help the individual connect with appropriate ongoing services to work towards healing.
Crisis Stabilization Services – Powhatan VA
WHOA Behavioral Health offers the following for all ages:
- Crisis intervention and treatment
- Counseling for individuals and families
- Care coordination
- Coordination with other required services
- Developing communication skills
- 24-hour availability for emergency response
WHOA's team of psychiatric staff are highly trained to offer compassionate care in highly charged situations. They are devoted to building positive behaviors and feelings of empowerment through individual support and a wide range of healing modalities to supplement treatment.