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Addiction care, mental health services and counseling at Ballad Health

Behavioral & Mental Health


Behavioral health or mental health – how you think, feel and act – matters just as much as your physical health.

Our relationships and moods require care, just like our bodies. Ballad Health has developed a system of behavioral health services that give you and your loved ones the tools you can use to enjoy a more satisfying, productive life.

Seek help now

If you are living with substance abuse or any other mental health issue and you need immediate assistance, please reach out to our 24/7 intervention help line at 1-800-366-1132.

Behavioral Health Locations Map

Areas of Care

Conditions We Treat

  • Addiction
  • Alcohol or drug abuse
  • Eating disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Depression
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship issues
  • Schizophrenia
  • Suicidal thoughts or self-harm

What to expect

Finding a treatment that works for you

You and your family members may benefit from behavioral healthcare for any condition that affects mood, thinking and behavior.

  • Inpatient behavioral healthcare keeps someone safe during a behavioral health crisis. Inpatient behavioral health services are available for anyone age 6 and older
  • Outpatient behavioral healthcare, including individual, family and group relationship counseling services for a wide variety of mental health and emotional issues
  • Recovery-based addiction treatment in cooperation with recovery specialists at East Tennessee State University (ETSU)
  • Referrals to a wide range of outpatient services

Accredited psychiatric hospital

When you need inpatient care, choose Woodridge Hospital – a facility accredited by The Joint Commission and the only dedicated inpatient mental health hospital in East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.

Recovery helpline

Peerhelp is a program that offers assistance for those who are experiencing substance use issues, depression or anxiety, and relationship struggles.

You can speak with a certified peer recovery specialist who has personally experienced behavioral health challenges in their lives.

Learn more about PEERhelp recovery.

Strong Futures

Ballad Health Strong Futures is bringing a healing approach to addiction and mental healthcare for mothers, expectant mothers and stepmother in the Appalachian Highlands.

Strong Futures provides an array of multi-generational outpatient services and resources for families, such as counseling, relapse prevention and intensive care management.

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