• 24-hour Crisis Stabilization Unit (CSU)
  • Family Emergency Treatment Center (FETC)

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  • The Kreisman Center Crisis Stabilization Unit (CSU)


    The Kreisman Center CSU in Sarasota provides emergency services 24 hours per day, 7 days per week to individuals age 18 and older who are experiencing a severe emotional or psychiatric crisis.   The Kreisman Center CSU is the designated Public Baker Act receiving facility for adults in Sarasota County.   Individuals are referred for screening and evaluation by  law enforcement officers, family members, local hospital emergency rooms, physicians, mental health professionals, and other social service agencies if they present an   imminent risk of “serious bodily harm” to themselves and/or others as a result of a mental health disorder and/or substance intoxication.


    For help 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, call (941) 364-9355 or visit the Kreisman Center at 1451 10th Street, Sarasota.