Crisis Center therapists and counselors provide consultation, assessment and intervention for adults, adolescents and children. Services are available 24 hours a day, and may include telephone, walk-in, and mobile crisis response in the community. Individuals served may include, but are not limited to: individuals at risk for suicide/homicide, as demonstrated by suicidal/homicidal statements or behaviors; individuals experiencing depression, anxiety or other conditions.
Crisis Center therapists can issue an Emergency Evaluation Petition on behalf of a suicidal/homicidal person, who is unwilling to go to a hospital.
The Crisis Center is located at: 1301 Piccard Drive, Rockville, MD, 20850, and is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The number is: 240.777.4000.
The Crisis Center also provides outreach after a crisis in the community or other such event, and they maintain a supply of printed material on a variety of mental health topics.