OTHER RESOURCES
GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT MENTAL HEALTH CONDITIONS
http://emedicine.medscape.com/psychiatry

MEDICATIONS
Depressive Disorders: http://www.drugs.com/condition/depression.html
Anxiety Disorders: http://www.drugs.com/condition/anxiety.html
Thought Disorders: http://www.drugs.com/condition/schizophrenia.html
Mood Disorders: http://www.drugs.com/condition/bipolar-disorder.html
Memory Disorders: http://www.drugs.com/condition/alzheimer-s-disease.html

SUPPORTIVE WEBSITES
http://www.namisandiego.org
http://www.nmha.org
http://www.nimh.nih.gov/index.shtml

EMERGENCY SERVICES
If you or your loved one is having a psychiatric emergency, you have several options:
  1. You can call 911
  2. You can call one of the Psychiatric Emergency Teams or Crisis Hotlines listed below
  3. You can walk into any hospital emergency room and ask to be evaluated by a clinician

MOBILE ASSESSMENT TEAMS
These teams of mental health professionals may be accompanied by law enforcement for safety purposes when called to a scene. They will evaluate a patient and can assist with referrals and transportation to a local area hospital if needed.


Psychiatric Emergency Response Team
(858) 565-5200

Service/Intake Sheriff Department
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CRISIS/HOTLINE NUMBERS
1-800-479-3339
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LOCAL HOSPITALS
UC San Diego Medical Center  
200 W. Arbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92103
(619) 543-6222
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COUNTY AND OTHER LOW COST MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES
Walk-in emergency mental health services are available for adults and older adults who are experiencing a mental health emergency or crisis at the Emergency Psychiatric Unit located at:

San Diego Psychiatric Hospital
3853 Rosecrans Street
San Diego, CA 92110
Telephone: 619-692-8200
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OUTPATIENT MENTAL HEALTH CLINICS
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East County Mental Health
Tel. (619)401-5500
Hours: M-Th 8-6pm  Fri 8-5pm
Address: 1000 Broadway, Suite 210, El Cajon, CA 92021
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Southeast Mental Health
Tel. (619)595-4400
Hours: Mon-Fri 8-5pm
Address: 3177 Oceanview Blvd., San Diego, CA 92113
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North Central Mental Health
Tel. (619) 692-8750
Hours: M-Th-Fri 8-5pm, Tue & Wed 8-7 pm
Address: 1250 Morena Blvd., 1st Floor, San Diego, CA 92110
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