Crisis Prevention & Assistance at MPL Wellness, NP in Psychiatry, PLLC

Emergency Assistance

  • Call 911.
  • Go to a Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program (CPEP).
  • Go to the emergency room at your local hospital.
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Crisis Text Line

New York State has partnered with Crisis Text Line, an anonymous texting service available 24/7. Starting a conversation is easy. Text GOT5 to 741741.


New York State’s 24/7 problem-gambling and chemical dependency hotline. For Help and Hope, call 1-877-8-HOPENY or text HOPENY.

988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline

If your life or someone else's is in imminent danger, please call 911. If you are in crisis and need immediate help, please call 988.

Domestic Violence

If you or someone else in a relationship is being controlled by another individual through verbal, physical, or sexual abuse or other tactics, please call 1-800-942-6906.

Crisis Services and Education

NY Project Hope

New York Project Hope has ended, but help is still available. If you are in emotional distress or crisis, reach out to the 988 Crisis Lifeline by calling or texting 988 or visiting

Community Mental Health Promotion and Support (COMHPS)

COMHPS teams provide support and access to mental health professionals where you live.

988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline

Educational resources and public outreach materials about 988, the new three-digit number for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.

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Samaritan Hospital Urgent Mental Health Hotline:

Capital District Psychiatry Center:

Ellis Hospital Crisis Line:

Albany Medical Crisis Intervention Unit: