24 hour crisis line at (231) 722-4357 answered by a live
credentialed clinician who can assist in developing a
safety plan, refer to Mobile Crisis Services, and/or
direct individuals to Emergency Services.
HealthWest clients will have a safety plan in place
which includes strategies for crisis prevention and
HealthWest has a Psychological First Aid Specialist on
staff who coordinates a team of individuals trained to
respond to traumatic events in the community. PFA aims
to reduce stress symptoms and assist in a healthy
recovery following a traumatic event, natural disaster,
public health emergency, or even a personal crisis.
Early intervention can prevent more serious mental
health problems later. PFA supports safety, calmness,
self-empowerment, connectedness, and hope. Contact
Joellen Rhyndress at (231) 638-3988 for more