The Behavioral Intervention and Response Team (BIRT) addresses situations involving students who may be experiencing distress or who are perceived to pose a threat to the safety of themselves and/or our students, faculty, and staff.
When to Call Campus Police Dispatch
- When you believe that you or another person is in immediate danger.
- When you believe that the student is about to harm her/himself.
- When you believe that the student is out of control and is disrupting the classroom.
Contact campus police at (916) 558-2221.
Text for Help in a Crisis
Crisis Text Line responds to each text with confidential help from a crisis counselor. Help is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Text HOME to 741741 from anywhere in the United States about any type of crisis.
Sacramento County Resources
The following are county-sponsored mental health resources.