A New Way To Get College Students Through A Psychiatric Crisis — And Back To SchoolDecember 19, 2018 |
by Cheryl Platzman Weinstock
Sometimes a psychiatric crisis can be triggered by something small. For Alexia Phillips, 21, it was a heated argument with a close family member in February 2017. She remembers the fight blew up before she left the house to go to classes at Queens College in Flushing, New York.
By midday, Phillips, then a sophomore, says she began to cry loudly and uncontrollably.