What's the difference between a problem and a crisis? For many, a crisis is just a little more intense. The housing crisis, the electricity crisis and the refugee crisis; they all involve emergencies that need to be resolved as quickly as possible. However, the problem is often that there is no ideal solution, making crises worse and worse. On a personal or international scale, it remains difficult. After all, a crisis situation of a mental health patient is not solved overnight either. How do you get out of a crisis?