For further assistance and services in a crisis situation, please use the information below:
National Crisis Hotlines
National suicide prevention numbers funded by United States Department of Health and Human Services – Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration (SAMHSA):
1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433) - www.hopeline.com
1-800-273-TALK (8255) - www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org
Texting Support Services
When a person texts “Life” to 61222, they are connected to a trained counselor who can help with relationship issues, general mental health, and thoughts of suicide. TXT4Life is a free, confidential service offered 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Visit www.TXT4Life.org to learn more.
Teen Specific Support
You can call this hotline at 1.866.331.9474; 1.866.331.8453 TTY
Or text "loveis" to 22522. Visit http://www.loveisrespect.org to learn more.
Department of Veterans’ Affairs (VA)
Veterans can call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) and press "1" to reach the VA hotline
Suicide Prevention & Support for GLBTQ Youth
The Trevor Project offers a 24-hour helpline for gay and questioning teens: toll free 866-488-7386.
Hennepin County/Minneapolis Hennepin County Medical Center – Acute Psychiatric Services (APS)
Assessment & Referral – 612-873-3161
Suicide Hotline – 612-873-2222
Hennepin County COPE - Community Outreach for Psychiatric Emergencies
Ramsey County/St. Paul County Adult Mental Health Services - Crisis Services (24/7)
Information & Referrals – 651-266-7890
Crisis Line – 651-266-7900
Addiction or Substance Abuse Help
Please note: Collaborative Counseling, LLC is an outpatient mental health clinic. We provide consultative services and are not available after hours for crisis situations. Should you or someone you know be in immediate danger of harming himself or herself or another, call 911 or bring them to the nearest hospital.
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