Crisis Stabilization Unit

Mid-Plains Center is proud to offer the only Crisis Stabilization Unit (CSU) in Nebraska. The CSU provides a safe, structured environment for mental health stabilization and/or medically assisted detoxification. This facility is open 24 hours per day, 7 days a week, with 6 detoxification beds and 6 mental health beds. Youth and adult risk assessment and triage is available 24/7.

General Admission Criteria:

  • Medically stable.
  • 19 years of age or older.
  • Not actively suicidal.
  • Willingness to ensure safety of self and others.
  • Willingness to be admitted.
  • Willingness to participate in daily programming.
  • Willingness to complete own activities of daily living.

Detoxification Admission Criteria:

  • Blood alcohol content of .350 or below.
  • No Opiate use.
  • No Benzodiazepine abuse.

Mental Health Admission Criteria:

  • Past history of substance abuse.
  • Current crisis or past diagnosis of a mental illness.
  • History of taking mental health medications.
  • Current or past mental health board commitment.
  • Relapse after a period of sobriety.
  • Unable to maintain sobriety.
  • Resident of a halfway house or group home.

The Crisis Stabilization Unit Provides Staff To:

  • Conduct daily assessments (by medical personnel).
  • Provide assistance to connect with community resources.
  • Conduct group and individual therapy sessions.
  • Ensure a safe and structured environment, with a short term stay of approximately 3 to 5 days, to allow for stabilization.
  • Provide consumer advocacy and peer support.

What to bring for admission:

  • Change of clothes.
  • Personal hygiene items.
  • Current legal ID.
  • Insurance card.
  • Current medications and medication list.

Open 24 Hours, 7 Days a Week

914 Baumann Drive
Grand Island, NE 68803
(308) 385-5250