Building Comprehensive Crisis Prevention and Response Systems

A compendium of valuable resources to build crisis prevention and response systems. A total of nine resources are provided to guide the implementation of successful crisis prevention and response system. Included are: choosing the right data strategy for initiatives; how states can support local crisis system as a public health and safety strategy; building a comprehensive and coordinated crisis system; a framework for effective police-mental health collaborations; a roadmap to the ideal crisis system; examples of cities who are leading the way in emergency response crisis stabilization programs; collaborative approaches to responding to behavioral health emergencies; and SAMHSA's National Guidelines for Behavioral Health Crisis Care Best Practice Toolkit.