FAQs: Psychiatric Crisis Delivery System

Frequently asked questions and answers are provided by Tennessee Department of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services, Office of Crisis Services and Suicide Prevention

These frequently asked questions and answers (FAQs) are provided in an effort to standardize the processes involved in the psychiatric crisis delivery system.

The FAQs are provided for general advice and educational purposes only. They should not be considered as legal advice. Specific fact patterns and questions should be directed to your organization’s legal counsel for review and guidance.

Download the FAQs here.