Crisis and Assessment Service (CAS) is available 24/7/365 days a year for walk-ins and for those escorted by first responders. CAS will provide emergency psychiatric evaluations for those individuals experiencing acute mental health and/or substance abuse crises. For additional information, please call 984-974-4800.
UNC Health Care at WakeBrook Crisis and Assessment Services Unit
Who We Are……
The UNC Health Care at WakeBrook Crisis and Assessment Services Unit is an outpatient clinic that provides behavioral health and substance abuse walk-in services including crisis screening, assessment, intervention and stabilization. We are a safe and secure location for individuals requiring a higher level of care to stay while awaiting placement. These services are offered 24 hours, seven days a week and 365 days a year. All services are provided by professionally trained licensed medical and clinical staff.
What We Do……
Our program is designed for anyone who is experiencing a crisis related to mental illness, developmental disability and/or substance abuse. Under the direction of a physician, we provide clinical triage/screening, safety checks, nursing health assessments, emergency clinical assessments by licensed mental health professionals, substance abuse evaluations, commitment evaluations, emergency psychiatric evaluations and treatment, individual and family crisis counseling, medical consultation, substance detoxification and discharge planning and referrals for the next appropriate level of care, which can be either voluntary or involuntary. Assistance can also be provided with accessing the Alliance Behavioral Healthcare 24-hour Access and Information Call Center.
Please call 984-974-4800 for more information.
Services are provided with respect and without regard for race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, insurance coverage, or income.