Self-Harm & Parasuicide

If you or someone you know is currently contemplating suicide or self-harm, or undergoing any other crisis, please call our 24/7/365 Crisis Line immediately at (888) 207-4004.

Treatment for Self-Harm & Parasuicide

Parasuicide is an apparent attempt at suicide, in which death is not the aim. Parasuicide and self-harm can be predictors of mental illness and suicidal behavior.

Anyone contemplating self-harm, parasuicide or suicide should immediately be provided with psychiatric assistance. Mind Springs Health offers several effective treatment methods and resources for preventing suicide and coping with any mental illness associated with Self-Harm and Parasuicide including: Hospitalization for Self-Harm and Suicidal Thoughts, Counseling & Therapy for Mental Illness and Ongoing Resources to Manage Mental Illness.

Hospitalization for Self-Harm and Suicidal Thoughts

West Springs Hospital provides 24/7/365 care for those exhibiting Suicidal Thoughts or Behaviors, including Self-Harm and Parasuicide. West Springs Hospital takes voluntary admissions and involuntary holds. Time spent in the hospital under psychiatric supervision creates a safe and stabilizing environment for patients experiencing Suicidal Thoughts. When patients are no longer deemed a threat to themselves or others, they may be released and are connected to programs for continued wellness.

Counseling & Therapy for Mental Illness

We have Therapy Offices that provide counseling and therapy for mental illness that may lead to Self-Harm and Parasuicide across the western slope of Colorado. Our therapists specialize in Evidence-Based Practices, meaning the treatment you or a loved one will receive has been proven to be effective. Find out which of our Therapy Offices is closest to you and call us to schedule a consultation now.

We also offer secure and confidential teleHealth services, allowing you to video chat our therapists from the comfort of any of our therapy offices. TeleHealth provides access to our full network of providers, ensuring you or your loved one are receiving the very best care from a therapist with expertise on the illness and selected treatment methods.

Ongoing Resources for Mental Illness

At Mind Springs Health and West Springs Hospital, we know that community involvement fosters healthy relationships and happy people. That’s why we’ve created a network of resources within our community for individuals living with Mental Illness and/or Addiction.

One-on-One Peer Support: Mind Springs Health offers a Peer Support program for those living with Mental Illness and/or Addiction. Mind Springs Health’s peers have been diagnosed with Mental Illness and/or Addiction and have learned to effectively manage and thrive with their illness. Learn more about the Peer Support program and how it can help you or a loved one with Mental Illness and/or Addiction.

Family Services: Mental Illness and/or Addiction effect the person diagnosed with the mental illness as well as their family. We offer support groups and resources for families of those recovering from Mental Illness and/or Addiction. Learn how family services can help you today.

Job Assistance: Securing and maintaining a job while learning to cope with Mental Illness and/or Addiction can feel overwhelming. Learn about our job assistance services and how we help those coping with mental illness find a steady career.