Georgia Crisis and Access Line
This service, supported by the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD), provides a 24-hour contact for urgent situations involving persons with developmental disabilities including autism spectrum disorder. Phone: 1-800-715-4255.
Marcus Autism Center
For medical evaluation and medication management of children, contact the Marcus Autism Center, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at 404-785-9400.
Additional resource guides on medications and autism can be found at:
- Autism Speaks - Autism and Medication: Safe and Careful Use
- Autism Speaks - Medicines for Treating Autism's Core Symptoms
Academic Autism Spectrum Partnership in Research and Education
The Academic Autism Spectrum Partnership in Research and Education (AASPIRE) primary health care tool kit for autistic adults, their supporters and their primary care providers.
Emory University Hospital Operator
For urgent situations on nights, weekends or holidays, the Emory On-Call Psychiatrist can be reached through the EUH Operator, at 404-778-5000. Ask for the Psychiatrist on call.
For emergency situations
Call 911 and request police/ambulance assistance.