Children's Crisis Intervention Services-CCIS

University Behavioral Healthcare-UBHC

General Information
Description of ServiceThe Children's Crisis Intervention Services (CCIS) and the Acute Psychiatric Service (APS), are components of the Crisis Services unit at University Behavioral HealthCare (UBHC), which is the behavioral health division of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ). As part of a comprehensive mental health system, CCIS strives to provide excellent psychiatric services to youth who require an emergency level of care.

CCIS offers crisis intervention that includes 1) assessing the immediate emotional difficulties, usually problems with behavior or mood; 2) exploring precipitating factors or events; 3) using therapeutic techniques to stabilize functioning; 4) making recommendations for follow-up mental health services. When psychiatric hospitalization are indicated, referrals for admission will be made.
LocationMiddlesex County
Geographical AreaCentral
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Client Information
Age GroupAll Youth
Languages SpokenLanguage Line
Fees or Charges
Insurance AcceptedMedicare, Medicaid
Hours of Operation 24/7
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Contact Information
Contact's Phone (732) 235-6184
Physical Site Address 1 671 Hoes Lane
Physical Site City, State, Zip Piscataway, NJ 08855
Other Phone 1-800-969-5300
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care
Affiliated Program: University Behavioral Healthcare-UBHC
This Service: Children's Crisis Intervention Services-CCIS
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Children's Crisis Intervention Services ()
Psychiatric Hospitals ()