If an emergency of a psychological nature occurs while classes are in session but after business hours:
Call WCU Public Safety at 610-436-3311 and the on-call psychologist will be paged.
- Should you feel that the student is in imminent danger, call Public Safety at 610-436-3311, so that transportation to an area hospital can be arranged.
- If the student is agreeable to having one’s parents voluntarily involved, contact the parents in the presence of the student. Never leave a suicidal individual alone while you are making arrangements.
If the emergency occurs when classes are not in session:
- Call Valley Creek Crisis Center 610-918-2100 . They will dispatch a Mobile Crisis Unit to assist the student, conduct the assessment, and transport the student to the hospital, if deemed necessary.