A psychological crisis exists when an individual is threatening harm to themselves or to
others, or is out of touch with reality due to severe drug reactions or a psychotic break.
A psychotic break may be manifested by hallucinations or uncontrollable behavior. A
psychotic episode may also involve a person from a neighborhood hospital or a halfway
IF A PSYCHOLOGICAL CRISIS OCCURS
Never try to handle on your own a situation you feel is dangerous.
Notify the Campus Police of the situation, dial extension 4700. State clearly
that you need immediate assistance. Give your name, your location and the area