An emotional crisis is a TEMPORARY INABILITY to cope with a life problem and is usually accompanied by a high degree of emotional upset. The person in crisis may exhibit the following characteristics:
The following procedures are guidelines to follow with individuals who are in an emotional crisis. These steps recognize the importance of intense feelings in such a crisis and the potential for violence or disruption of a class or other space, which may involve others.
Use the emergency call boxes located in the hallways to call college police for assistance
Contact the Dallas Counseling and Crisis 24-hour hotline at 972-233-2233 or dial 911.