By Rose Boerner, NAMI Yavapai
Our next Mental Health Monday program via Zoom on February 28th, 10:00 to 11:30 AM, will focus on providing information about
safely navigating a mental health crisis, whether you have state Medicaid (AHCCCS) or private insurance. Topics addressed will be:
- How the local crisis phone line and crisis stabilization unit work and when to use them.
- What are your rights during a crisis and what happens when you call the crisis line.
- Alternative options to calling a crisis line.
The three speakers will be:
Monica Lincoln — Mobile Crisis Team Lead, Spectrum Healthcare
Chris Knack MS, LAC — Stabilization Unit Director, Polara Health
Michael Van Story, BHT, PRSS — Warmline Program Manager, Hope Inc.
The program is free by going to https://namiyavapai.org/mental-health-monday/ or contact NAMIYavapai.org for more information.
NAMI Yavapai is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with mental illness and their families through support, education, and advocacy.