What to Know About 988, the New Mental Health Crisis Hotline

What to Know About 988, the New Mental Health Crisis Hotline
Posted on Jul 12 2022
The New York Times
Counselors on the other end of the hotline are trained in handling a wide range of mental health issues, including self-harm, addiction and suicidal ideation, said Hannah Wesolowski, NAMI CAO. “If someone has been through a traumatic event and is struggling to process it — and there are traumatic events happening throughout this country — this is a place to turn to,” Wesolowski said.