Are you in crisis?




If you, or someone you know, is in suicidal crisis or emotional distress, please call:

1.800.273.TALK
1.800.273.8255

How can we help?

You can call the crisis center for any of the following reasons:

  • Suicidal thoughts
  • Information on suicide
  • Information on mental health/illness
  • Substance abuse/addiction
  • To help a friend or loved one
  • Relationship problems
  • Abuse/Violence
  • Economic problems
  • Sexual orientation issues
  • Physical illness
  • Loneliness
  • Family problems

How can I call?

We're available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Dial 1.800.273.TALK (8255)
TTY users: 1.800.799.4TTY (4889)

Para obtener asistencia en espanol durante las 24 houras, llame al: 1.888.628.9454

Clinical Pathways

"Clinical Pathways" is a cross system process to link youth in child welfare, juvenile court, and education systems to mental health services and support.

 

Clinical Pathways - October 1, 2017 Launch Date

Clinical pathways

 

To submit Clinical Pathways document for youth who indicate LOW need, email to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Submit Clinical Pathways documents for youth who indicate MODERATE or HIGH need to DHHS Liaison assigned to your agency/organization:

  • Karl Butler - ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) - DHHS, DABSJ, Bethany, Samaritas 
  • Chad Reagh - ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )- DHHS, CCWM, Wellspring

 

Clinical Pathways Documents: 

Clinical Pathways Cheat Sheet

0-5 Kent County Clinical Pathways 9.2017 (WORD)

0-5 Kent County Clinical Pathways 9.2017 (PDF Fill)

6-18 Kent County Clinical Pathways 9.2017 (WORD)

6-18 Kent County Clinical Pathways 9.2017 (PDF Fill)

Section III (WORD) - To be completed by Clinician/DHHS/Court Liaison

Section III (PDF Fill) - To be completed by Clinician/DHHS/Court Liaison

Network180 Children's Services Cheat Sheet

Service and Support Menus:

Trauma Assessment Referral Process:

Additional Resources:

Please direct questions on the Clinical Pathways process to the following Community Trainers:

  • Bethany Christian Services - Jettie Velthouse
  • Catholic Charities - Kassandra Steelman and Kaitlyn Kelly
  • DAB/SJ - Marie Rapin
  • DHHS - Wendy Wheeler and Kristie Hamilton
  • Samaritas - Madelyn Skin
  • Wellspring - Julie Kammeraad
  • System Support - Teri Clark ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

 

*Dont't forget to download your copy of the Cross System Manual! (hard copies available upon request by contacting This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )