Location: 246 Northland Drive, Suite 100, Medina, OH 44256 Phone: (330) 723-9642 Fax: (330) 723-9643 Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
CRISIS INTERVENTION FOR MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES
WHERE TO TURN IN TIMES OF IMMEDIATE NEED
FOR IMMEDIATE HELP CALL THE CRISIS HOTLINE: (330) 725-9195
If you are worried that someone you care about is struggling with mental health and needs immediate assistance, please contact one of the following agencies for help:
Seeing the signs of mental illness isn't always easy. Each illness has its own symptoms, but common signs of mental illness in adults and adolescents may including the following:
SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES
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• Excessive worry or fear • Confused thinking or problems concentrating and learning • Extreme mood changes
• Inability to handle common daily activities • Intense fear of weight gain or excessive concern with appearance • Prolonged or strong feelings of anger
Mental health problems can be treated. Don't be afraid to reach out for help. Learning about mental health can be the first step. Visit www.nami.org to learn more about the signs and symptoms of mental health illness. If you or someone you care about is thinking about harming themself, get help immediately. You can call 911 or the National Suicide Prevention Line at 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or the Alternative Paths Crisis Hotline at (330) 725-9195.
• Isolation from others and avoiding social activities • Difficulty perceiving reality • Changes in sleeping habits or low energy • Suicidal thoughts
Addiction is a chronic disease characterized by craving, seeking, and use that can persist even with the knowledge of negative consequences.
Mental illnesses are biologically based brain disorders that can profoundly disrupt a persons' thinking, feeling, moods, ability to relate to others and capacity for coping with the daily demands of life.
Assistance for those in need of support, crisis intervention, and help promoting their rights.