San Diego Access & Crisis Line TEL: (888) 724-7240 7 days a week/24 hrs a day
Provider Line TEL: (800) 798-2254
TEL: (800) 834-3792
TERM Line TEL: (877) 824-8376
Access and Crisis Line (ACL)
Optum Access and Crisis Line (ACL)
The Optum Access and Crisis Line (ACL) has been serving the people of San Diego County since 1997. It receives thousands of calls per month related to suicide prevention, crisis intervention, community resources, mental health referrals, and alcohol and drug support services. Confidential and free of charge, the line is immediately answered 7 days a week, 24 hours a day by Master's-level and Licensed Clinicians. The counselors average 16 years of clinical experience in a variety of backgrounds, including: emotionally disturbed youth, geriatric social services, nursing, in-home domestic violence intervention, case management, and drug and alcohol abuse. Language interpreter services enable the ACL to assist in 150 languages within seconds.
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San Diego Access and Crisis Line has earned accreditation by the American Association of Suicidology (AAS) March 30, 2012
Optum is proud to announce that the San Diego Access and Crisis Line has earned accreditation by the American Association of Suicidology (AAS). This accreditation identifies crisis centers that are performing according to nationally recognized standards and demonstrates our commitment to providing services according to AAS established principles. AAS is a leader in the advancement of scientific and programmatic efforts in suicide prevention through research, education and training, the development of standards and resources, and survivor support services.
This achievement strengthens our Optum's continued commitment to aligning our services with best practice models for crisis and suicide intervention.