If you or someone you know is showing signs, what are some good next steps?
If you or someone you know is showing signs it is recommended to seek support as soon as possible. Depending on the severity of symptoms an individual can seek support from their primary care provider, contact a local therapy agency, call their insurance company to get in-network providers that manage mental health. If symptoms include acute risk of harm to self or others, it is advised to call 911 or have a psychiatric evaluation at a local hospital or treatment facility. To make an appointment and or inquire about services at Northshore call 847.425.6400. We also have several group options at Northshore and those can be identified at the same contact number.
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