Chestnut Ridge is open and seeing their scheduled clients. In order to protect both you and our other clients from any unnecessary risk, CRCSI is asking that all clients limit the people accompanying them to their appointments to those necessary for your treatment. If you need to set up an appointment please call us at 724-437-0729.  We strongly suggest that you consider scheduling a therapy or medical appointment using out telehealth options.  IF YOU ARE IN CRISIS, CALL OUR CRISIS TEAM AT 724-437-1003. We are committed to helping you through these times.

CRISIS Intervention Services in Fayette County

A crisis is a temporary condition in which an individual is unable to cope with and adjust to the re-current stressors of everyday life in a functional and safe way.  Crisis services are immediate, crisis-oriented services focused on assisting in resolving immediate stressor(s) an individual may be experiencing in order to stabilize a mental health crisis.
Crisis services are available to individuals experiencing a mental health related episode or to those seeking assistance for individuals in crisis.

We Can Help With…

  • Risk assessment
  • De-escalation techniques
  • Relaxation strategies
  • Identifying coping strategies
  • Crisis/Safety planning
  • Making referrals
  • Identifying natural and community supports
  • Active listening
  • Problem solving and conflict resolution
  • Emergency Services
  • Follow-up services

Goals of CRISIS intervention services

  • To provide immediate help and support to an individual in crisis or an individual seeking assistance for someone
  • To assist in stabilizing an individual in crisis and/or a crisis situation
  • To provide individualized, recovery-oriented services
  • To collaboratively engage in safety planning to reduce/prevent future crisis events
  • To identify natural and com-munity supports to promote continued recovery
  • To ensure the safety of both the individual in crisis and oth-ers involved in the crisis.
For emergency situations, call our CRISIS hotline at (724) 437 - 1003.

Phone Services

Confidential help available 24 hours a day 7 days a week including holidays. Crisis staff are available to respond immediately when callers call.

Walk-In Services

Immediate assessment and support available for individuals experiencing a mental health related crisis.

Monday-Friday 9 AM -5 PM at our Uniontown office.

Mobile Services

Available to individuals where the mental health related crisis is occurring or where the individual is located within Fayette County.

Mobile services include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Risk Assessment
  • Stabilizing an individual in crisis
  • Avoid/Assist with inpatient psychiatric hospitalization
Monday-Friday 9 AM -12 AM
Saturday, Sunday, and Holidays 10 AM -10 PM

Emergency Services

Available to individuals experiencing a mental health related crisis in need of additional assessment or assistance with the involuntary or voluntary psychiatric commitment process.

Available 24 hours a day.