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Behavioral Health (Mental Health)

Behavioral Health (Mental Health)

Behavioral health – how you think, feel and act – matters as much as your physical health. Just as your body needs medical care, your loved ones of all ages can feel better with behavioral health services that improve moods and relationships.

Turn to Ballad Health for tools you can use to enjoy a more satisfying, productive life.

Conditions We Treat

You and your family members may benefit from behavioral health care for any condition that affects mood, thinking and behavior:

  • Addiction to gambling, sex, shopping, working or other activities
  • Alcohol or drug abuse
  • Anorexia, bulimia and other eating disorders
  • Anxiety – Feeling nervous often or worrying a lot
  • Bipolar disorder – Wild mood swings and dramatic changes in energy level
  • Depression – Feeling sad, hopeless or worthless
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder – Doing or thinking the same unwanted things over and over
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder – Flashbacks, nightmares and anxiety after abuse or frightening events
  • Relationship issues – Problems between family members or within couples
  • Schizophrenia – Seeing, hearing or believing things that aren’t real
  • Thoughts of suicide or self-harm

Mental Health Services & Treatments

You and your family get access to services such as:

  • Inpatient care that helps keep someone safe during a behavioral health crisis. Inpatient behavioral health services are available for anyone age 6 and older.
  • An intensive outpatient program that offers therapy for mental illnesses or substance abuse three times a week for up to two months
  • Your Ballad Health doctor can also refer you to a wide range of Frontier Health outpatient services
  • Recovery-based addiction treatment in cooperation with experts at East Tennessee State University

Accredited Psychiatric Hospital

Woodridge Hospital

When you need inpatient care, choose Ballad Health Woodridge Hospital – a facility accredited by The Joint Commission and the only dedicated inpatient psychiatric (mental health) hospital in our Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia region.

The hospital earned a Press Ganey 2016 Guardian of Excellence Award for providing a patient experience ranked in the top 5 percent of hospitals measured. That means your neighbors reported feeling very satisfied with our care – and you can expect us to help you get the care you need, too.


Find a Specialist

View Ballad Healths network of doctors and search by name, specialty, condition, gender and location. Or call 833-8-BALLAD for help finding a provider who offers the specific care you need.

Seek Help Now

Call the Respond Crisis Hotline at 800-366-1132 if you or someone else needs behavioral health care right away.

Behavioral Health (Mental Health) Locations

130 West Ravine Road
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 224-4000
2000 Brookside Drive
Kingsport, TN 37660
1901 South Shady Street
Mountain City, TN 37683
58 Carroll Street
Lebanon, VA 24266
1501 West Elk Avenue
Elizabethton, TN 37643
401 Takoma Avenue
Greeneville, TN 37743
(423) 639-3151
403 North State of Franklin Road
Johnson City, TN 37604
71 S. Flannagan Ave.
Lebanon, VA 24266-0000
208 E. Unaka Ave
Johnson City, TN 37601
405 Scenic Dr.
Rogersville, TN 37857
(423) 272-2111


Thursday, February 8, 2018

Audition dates, times announced for 2018’s ‘Broadway Comes to Greeneville’

Auditions have been set for the upcoming “Broadway Comes to Greeneville,” which raises awareness and support for Niswonger Children’s Hospital.

Beginning Feb. 19, auditions will take place across the region for children who want to be cast in the annual event, now in its seventh year. “Broadway Comes to Greeneville” is a production of the Ballad Health Foundation and presenting sponsor Consumer Credit Union. It’s a Broadway-style show featuring the youth talent selected at the upcoming auditions. ... read more about Audition dates, times announced for 2018’s ‘Broadway Comes to Greeneville’.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Ballad Health officially launches, marking the start of a new story in healthcare for Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia

KINGSPORT, Tenn. – More than 250 team members, physicians, community leaders and elected officials gathered at MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center Friday morning, Feb. 2, to celebrate the culmination of a region-wide effort to transform local healthcare and set the stage for improving community health. ... read more about Ballad Health officially launches, marking the start of a new story in healthcare for Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Mountain States Health Alliance, Wellmont Health System boards authorize final approval of merger; Ballad Health to celebrate launch Friday

TENNESSEE and VIRGINIA – The boards of directors of Mountain States Health Alliance and Wellmont Health System have voted unanimously to approve the final terms that will govern their merger, forming a new health system to serve the 1.2 million residents of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia. The transaction creating the new organization, named Ballad Health, officially became effective at 12:01 a.m. Feb. 1, 2018.  A formal launch will be held on Friday, Feb. 2. ... read more about Mountain States Health Alliance, Wellmont Health System boards authorize final approval of merger; Ballad Health to celebrate launch Friday.