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Whois authorized to invoke emergency proceedings for a 72 hour

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Whois authorized to invoke emergency proceedings for a 72 hour hold and treat evaluation in Colorado (mental health evaluation)?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Mental Health
Expert:  Nancy replied 7 years ago.

Hi,

 

THe only people who can do that are Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Police and appointed professionals like Social Workers in a hospital setting (but a Psychologist or Psychiatrist would sign off on the hold).

 

Feel free to write back with other questions :-)

 

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