You should refer individuals who are exhibiting behaviors that pose a threat to safety or that cause a significant disruption to the STC community. Signs to look for include:
- Self-injurious behavior.
- Suicide ideation or attempt.
- Danger or threat to others (violence, threats or implied threats of violence and intimidation).
- Possession of a weapon.
- Inability of an individual to take care of themselves (serious mental health concerns or substance abuse).
- Erratic behavior that is disruptive to the normal proceedings of the College community.
The South Texas College Security department also offers safety training workshops. For more information contact Paul Varville at 872-2330.