Presented with attempted suicide on 4/4 (superficial laceration on arm). Also attempted to overdose on Lithium on 4/2. Appears to have a developmental delay. Denied at multiple inpt facilities due to previous aggression. Turns 18 in July.


Update 3/14: Planning for DC back to home 3/15. Provided mom with resources for group home placement
Patient presented to the ER via law enforcement for suicidal ideation after getting into an argument with his brother and attempted to jump out of a 3rd story window and the vehicle. Mom does not feel safe with him at home due to ongoing aggression. Patient has ABA therapy and social worker.


Pt arrived to ER with law enforcement after Aggressive agitated episode with stated suicidal and homicidal thoughts in a young 14-year-old with serious past psychiatric history. Patient is currently in a moderately agitated state but no need for chemical restraints at this time. Patient did agree to laboratory evaluation per protocol suggest in light of the absence of concern of overdose that we will defer to behavioral health evaluation before doing a blood draw. Will attempt to get a urine for drug screen. Behavioral health consult placed unclear if he will cooperate with evaluation. Patient is on one-to-one observation.14 year old male with oppositional defiant disorder, sensory integration dysfunction and ADHD with hyperactive impulsive type presented to Hosptial after disturbing events at school this morning. We know some sort of electronic gadget was taken away from Ethan. He became agitated and apparently attempted to roam the halls looking for his father who is also a teacher at the school making threats against the stepfather. Statements of suicidal ideation were made. Father is reportedly in support of a behavioral health stay due to to the level of aggression that has not been witnessed for a while. During his period of upset he tore off a piece of trim from the school that had nails in it and was swinging it at staff.


9 year old female recommended for inpatient care due to verbalizing suicide plan. County involved. Outpatient services minimally utilized. MCO has been in the home several times and offered recommendations to family. Parents active and present, but unusre if able to set boundaries or have skills to meet needs. Other kids in home. MCO eval recommended placement and continue in ED until placement located. Avel consult and suggested could go home with safety plan if parents agreeable, parents not agreeable. Physical acting out example pounding on window, reported destroying things at home.


Significant behavioral issues, Parent takes him on a lease when taking him out of the home. Physically and verbally aggressive to parent(s) and others (peers and staff) throws items, pulls fire alarms. Attempts to elope.


Patients a 16yr female with a history of albinism, anxiety and depression, ADHD, unspecified intellectual disability and borderline personality disorder presenting to the ED with complaints of suicidal ideation with plan. Was discharged from PSJ on 11/08/23. Started PHP at PSJ on 10/9/23, became aggressive and had a episode with SI statements and brought to the ED. Extensive inpatient psychiatric hospitalizations over the past year with >4 at Prairie St Johns, and 4 months at Prairie Care Medical Center from 4/18/23 -8/25/23.


UPDATE: 11-15-23 still inpatient at United.
UPDATE 8.24.23 – still at United Hospital.

SUD, aggression, low IQ. Working on MI and D commitment. (Mentally ill and dangerous)


A 16-year-old female with a history of mood disorder, borderline personality disorder, PTSD who presented to ED with suicidal ideation, threatening behaviors towards her family, and altered mental status. She also struggles with low frustration tolerance, severe emotional dysregulation, and a lack of coping skills. She is currently awaiting inpatient placement.


14yr old male who presents to Emergency Dept with homicidal ideations with dad from school. He denies making statements of a homicidal nature but per report he threatened to kill his school paraprofessional and “shoot up the school.” Patient has access to means and at the time reported intent. He also make threats to hospital staff when angry and has made several comments about owning a gun. He has a history of acting violently and notes when he is angry he could do something to harm others. He missed several days of his psychiatric medications which may be contributing to this escalating behavior. Medication was restarted two days ago but he needs a safe secure environment to restart medication and to further evaluated his risk of threat to others. Patient is perseverative in this thinking, restless, and with disorganized thinking which may be in part due to not receiving his ADHD prior to this assessment but also deserves further assessment.


Pt is brought to the ED by law enforcement due suicidal ideations. Pt has a long standing mental health history. She Has been hospitalized innumerable amounts of times for suicidal ideations. In August alone, she was hospitalized for mental health twice. She has a case worker with social services who is supposedly working on long term placement for her. She is living at home again. In the past, it has been shown that this living situation is not ideal and she has innumerable mental health hospitalizations as she reports self harm and suicidal ideation and plans. 2 days ago, she was walking in the road hoping to get hit by a car. The sheriff was called and pt removed herself from the road and went back home with her mother. Crisis team was called again last night. Pt was outside walking and threatening self harm for 12 hours. Her CSS worker was there during this time. She threatened to hang herself with the clothes line. She finally agreed to go home and watched TV until she fell asleep. She slept until 1:30 pm today. Tonight she was at the church and took a cord and wrapped it around her neck threatening self harm. Law enforcement was contacted as she was refusing to leave the church. She was brought to the ED for evaluation.
Pt reports she doesn’t feel safe to return to home. She reports she wants to die and threatens to cut herself or overdose on medication.
Mother reports pt has a PCA that she stays with. This PCA is her cousin. The cousins father died and pt has not been able to go to stay with her for the last week. Pt has been staying at home with her mother, father and siblings.
Mother reports that this is overwhelming to her and her other children. Supposedly social services is working on long term placement for this patient.