Resources Related to Psychiatric Holds and Law Enforcement
ASPR TRACIE. (2023). Resources Related to Psychiatric Holds and Law Enforcement.
This ASPR TRACIE TA response includes resources on the effects of psychiatric holds on law enforcement; approaches to address mental health crises in the community to divert or minimize the number of psychiatric patients arriving in the ED; and the causes of and challenges associated with boarding psychiatric patients in the ED, the effects of ED boarding on patient care and hospital and community resources, and potential solutions.