TBD Solutions is an international thought leader in furthering the dialog about how to best assist people experiencing a mental health crisis. Too often, the first and only solution offered is an inpatient admission to a psychiatric ward. This is not the best path in assisting persons to recover successfully. Well-designed crisis services can reduce recidivism and additional inpatient hospitalization while positively impacting the potential for suicidal ideation.
TBD Solutions has initiated the Crisis Residential Network website, and visited dozens of best-practice crisis centers throughout the United States. Since 2015, TBD Solutions has coordinated the formation of two important Crisis communication forums:
To this end, we provide comprehensive assessment of the adequacy, effectiveness and opportunities to improve the Crisis Services Continuum, assessing the presence, quality and capacity of the following services:
Our team can provide assessments of both the status quo and improvement opportunities through on-site interviews with persons served, providers, and stakeholders, and electronic submissions of policies, procedures, and system flow. We also review compliance expectations for both payer and provider network management expectations as well as quality expectations based on nationally adopted best practices for Crisis Services. Our focus areas include: accessibility, response times, community collaboration, clinical training and best practice utilization, and Trauma Informed/Recovery focus.