Siouxland Mental Health Center Crisis Center

Siouxland Mental Health Crisis Center

CRISIS

Crisis can take on many forms for many people. These are some common types:

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • Relationship Problems

  • Family Crises

  • Bullying

  • Stress

  • Disability

  • Suicidal Thoughts

  • Substance Abuse

Let us help! We have a nurse and crisis tech at the center 24 hours a day. Our staff is caring professionals who are ready to serve the community. If you need therapy, psychiatry, or community services, the center will help you with those services at Siouxland Mental Health or preferred agency.

WHO THIS PROGRAM IS FOR

This service is appropriate for those whose mental health symptoms can be stabilized quickly and he or she can safely return to the community. This voluntary service is for those that do not require hospitalization but need assistance and medical oversight to prevent symptom exacerbation.

Individuals are served on a voluntary basis and must be 18 or above. Also, they need to be a resident of one of the regionally funded counties in the northwest Iowa area. Please call if you have a question about a client outside this demographic.

Siouxland Mental Health Crisis Center Common Area

23-Hour Observation

The Siouxland Mental Health Crisis Center allows an individual to stay for up to 23 hours in observation. The individual will be monitored by a group of medical and mental health professionals who truly care about your well-being. The individual will be encouraged to involve his/her natural supports to include them in stabilization planning.

Siouxland Mental Health Crisis Center Common Area

Crisis Stabilization Residential Services

Crisis stabilization residential services is intended to help individuals stabilize their mental health symptoms in a safe, secure environment prior to reintegrating back into the community. The team of professionals at the Siouxland Mental Health Crisis Center will work with internal and external resources and services to ensure that individuals have access to overall needs within the community. These needs could include but are not limited to care coordination, therapy services, medication management, primary care, psychiatry services, and any other needed services requested.

COMPREHENSIVE CARE

Our Crisis Center is committed to providing comprehensive care in a safe, confidential, and comfortable environment.  Our services include: 

  • Crisis screening & assessment access to medical personnel

  • Access to a mental health professional for consultation 24/7

  • Medication management and administration

  • Short-term therapeutic programming through group, individual, and skill-building

  • Care coordination to include a stabilization plan, action plan & treatment summary

  • Referrals to appropriate community resources

  • Discharge planning & follow-up services

​We want our patients to be informed and engaged participants in their treatment experience while they are here.   Individuals are served on a voluntary basis and must be 18 or above.  Also, they need to be a resident of one of the regionally funded counties in the northwest Iowa area. Please call if you have a question about a client outside this demographic.   Referrals are accepted from law enforcement, outside providers, family, and by one’s self.  An individual must meet admission requirements before they are accepted into the program.