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  • Centerstone To Open New Clinic in Bradley County on June 1

    Centerstone will hold a grand opening event for its new outpatient facility in Cleveland, Tennessee, on June 1 from 1:00 to 3:00 PM. Providers at this 4160 North Ocoee Street location will offer traditional clinic-based therapy services as well as psychiatric evaluation and treatment for individuals suffering from mental illness or emotional disturbance. The clinic opening marks an… Read More

  • Dr. Bob Vero Named to Mayor’s Advisory Council

    Centerstone Tennessee CEO Dr. Bob Vero was named to Nashville Mayor David Briley's new Community Behavioral Health and Wellness Advisory Council — a group of experts who will advise the Mayor in setting priorities around behavioral health, mental illness and substance use issues. The purpose of the Council will be to promote broad collaboration between government and community partners… Read More

  • Mandi Ryan Named in 2018 Nashville Medical News Women to Watch

    Mandi Ryan, director of Healthcare Innovation, has been named among the 2018 Nashville Medical News Women to Watch. As administrative leader at Centerstone for Health Link - a state program to coordinate services for TennCare members with the highest behavioral health needs - Ryan has helped establish a health home for thousands of patients in Centerstone's 21 outpatient clinics in… Read More

  • WEATHER-RELATED DELAYS: Some Tennessee Offices Opening Late on January 18, 2018

    Due to weather conditions, some of our Tennessee clinics will open late today, January 18, 2018. If you have an appointment today, please contact the office to find out if your office is open or if you will need to reschedule. Offices marked as "Open" will be open regular hours today. We will update the list below if and when changes occur. We apologize for any… Read More

  • WEATHER-RELATED DELAYS and CLOSINGS: Tennessee Offices Opening Late on January 17, 2018

    Due to weather conditions, our Tennessee clinics will open late today, January 17, 2018. If you have an appointment today, please contact the office to find out if your office is open or if you will need to reschedule. We will update the list below if and when changes occur. We apologize for any inconvenience. Bedford Closed Bedford Psychosocial Opening at… Read More

  • WEATHER-RELATED CLOSINGS: Most Tennessee Offices Closed January 16, 2018

    Due to weather conditions, our Tennessee clinics will close early or be closed today, January 16, 2018. If you have an appointment today, please contact the office to find out if your office is open or if you will need to reschedule. We will update the list below if and when changes occur. We apologize for any inconvenience. Bedford Closed Bedford… Read More

  • WEATHER-RELATED CLOSINGS: Indiana and Most Tennessee Offices Closed

    Due to weather conditions, all our Indiana offices and most Centerstone Tennessee clinics will be closed today, January 12, 2018. If you have an appointment today, please contact the office to find out if your office is open or if you will need to reschedule. We will update the list below if and when changes occur. We apologize for any inconvenience. County Hours of… Read More

  • WEATHER-RELATED DELAY: Chattanooga Office to Open at 10:00 AM

    Due to poor road condittions, our Chattanooga office will delay their opening until 10:00 a.m. this morning. If you have an appointment, please contact the office to find out if you will need to reschedule. If you or someone you know needs immediate assistance, please call our 24-hour crisis hotline: (800) 681-7444. We apologize for any inconvenience.  Read More

  • Tim Sewell Retires After 26 Years With Centerstone

    After 26 years with Centerstone and filling a number of varied positions in his professional mental and behavioral health career, Tim Sewell, Clinical Services Manager in Child, Youth and Family Services, has retired. His last day was Friday, Dec. 31. Gino DeSalvatore says, "Tim has been a valuable asset to world of therapeutic foster care and kids residential treatment. What many folks… Read More

  • Centerstone Media Statement: Senate Hearing on 21st Century Cures & Mental Health Needs

    From David Guth, CEO of Centerstone: “Today, lawmakers are gathering to discuss the implementation of the 21st Century Cures Act. This law, which accelerates the discovery, development, and delivery of new treatments and cures, has great potential to help us better respond to our nation’s mental health needs, including the growing opioid epidemic. Unfortunately, serious barriers to… Read More

  • Centerstone Staff Takes Honors at TAMO Awards

    Centerstone won three honors at the Tennessee Association of Mental Health Organizations (TAMHO), held in Nashville on December 12. Congrats to Dr. Brad Nunn for his Distinguished Service Award (accepted in his absence by Kathy Rogers), Early Childhood Services for the Program of Excellence Award (accepted by EAnn Ingram) and Reclaiming Lives magazine for the Media Award (accepted by… Read More

  • Toll-Free Phone Lines Are Working Again in IN and TN

    Earlier today, it was reported that the toll-free phone lines for Centerstone Indiana and Centerstone Tennessee were not working properly. As of Friday afternoon, the lines have been repaired, service has returned and the toll-free lines are once again available. For Indiana, this includes: Info/appointment line (800) 344-8802 Crisis line (800) 832-5442 Solutions EAP (800) 766-0068 For… Read More

  • Toll-Free Phone Lines Are Down in IN and TN

    Please note that all Centerstone Indiana and Centerstone Tennessee toll-free phone numbers are out of service.  For Indiana, this includes: Info/appointment line (800) 344-8802 Crisis line (800) 832-5442 Solutions EAP (800) 766-0068 Please use the local phone number to reach Centerstone Indiana: (812) 314-3400 For Tennessee, this includes: Info/appointment line (888) 291-4357 Crisis… Read More

  • New Issue of Reclaiming Lives Online Now

    A new issue of Centerstone Reclaiming Lives magazine is online now. Read Misty's story of hope and recovery. Also featured are Mark Faulkner in the Board member spotlight, a profile of Dr. John Kirk and important facts about suicide prevention. Read More

  • President Trump Declares The Opioid Crisis A Public Health Emergency

    Centerstone applauds the President’s declaration. Today, opioid addiction claims more young adult lives than any other chronic disease, and we see the heartbreaking damage wreaked by it in our clinics each day. The additional resources this declaration provides will move our nation’s healthcare delivery system a step closer to addressing this epidemic. Recovery from substance abuse,… Read More

  • Centerstone Advocates for Behavioral Health in Washington, D.C.

    Earlier this week, Centerstone representatives from Tennessee, Florida, Kentucky, Indiana and Illinois descended upon Capitol Hill in Washington D.C., as part of the National Council for Behavioral Health’s annual Hill Day. The tenor of this year’s event focused both on the progress our industry has made over the past few decades as well as a strong acknowledgement that stigma and… Read More

  • Centerstone Comic Book Warns Teens About Online “Catfishing”

    Centerstone has released its fourth superhero-themed comic book for students. Spark: Caught in the Net addresses the dangers of “catfishing”—the act of luring someone into a relationship by means of a fictional online persona. It is available now for distribution to schools throughout 58 Tennessee counties and can also be read and reprinted at whoyouwant2be.org/comics.  This new,… Read More

  • New Issue of Reclaiming Lives Online Now

    A new issue of Centerstone Reclaiming Lives magazine is online now. Read about how Health Home client and proud papa Ruben Sanchez-Santana is on the right track! Also featured are a Physician Spotlight on Daniel S. Javier, MD, Centerstone Therapeutic Foster Care and Career Connect. Read More

  • Brad Nunn Receives Health Care Heroes Award

    Brad Nunn, Vice President of Quality Improvement for Centerstone Tennessee, was named a 2017 Health Care Heroes Award winner by Nashville Business Journal. Brad obtained a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Auburn University in 1987 and has been licensed as a Clinical Psychologist in the state of Tennessee since 1988. At Centerstone, his department plays a significant role in the ongoing… Read More

  • Centerstone Helps Celebrate 25 Years of Healthy Starts

    Behavioral health company partners with federal Healthy Start program to help families in Middle Tennessee have healthy babies   Nashville, Tenn. (December 19, 2016) — Centerstone, one of the nation's leading not-for-profit behavioral healthcare providers, congratulates the federal Healthy Start program on celebrating 25 years of impacting the health of women, infants, children and… Read More

  • Reclaiming Lives New Issue Available Now

    Reclaiming Lives - 18 features a cover story on Katie and how genetic testing helped her. There are also stories about Dr. Kiabe Supuwood-Allen, Three Steps to Fight Addiction and a look back at the Reclaiming Lives luncheon with guest speaker, Amy Grant.   Read More

  • “19 Days of Activism for the Prevention of Abuse and Violence against Children and Youth”

    Agencies serving Tennessee’s Rutherford and Cannon Counties Taking Part in International Campaign Sponsored by Women’s World Summit Foundation Nashville, Tenn., Nov. 18, 2016 — Centerstone, one of the nation's leading not-for-profit behavioral healthcare providers, is among 19 agencies in Rutherford and Cannon Counties participating in the sixth annual “19 Days of Activism for… Read More

  • License Plates Available – Proceeds Benefit Veterans and Service Members

    Centerstone Military Services (CMS), along with the support of Soldiers and Families Embraced (SAFE) and Tennessee State Senator Dr. Mark Green, has created special license plates in honor of United States veterans and current military service members. Before these license plates can go into production, the State requires at least 1,000 preorders. Payment will not be collected until at… Read More

  • Murfreesboro City Schools Selects Centerstone for School-Based Therapy

    Nashville, Tenn.— Centerstone, one of the nation’s leading not-for-profit behavioral healthcare providers, has signed an agreement with Murfreesboro City Schools to deliver School-Based Therapy services at Bradley Academy and Reeves Rogers Elementary, effective immediately. As the 2016-2017 academic year begins, students will have access to onsite master’s level therapists trained… Read More

  • Centerstone Receives $6 Million Grant to Sustain Veteran Services

    Nashville, Tenn. — Centerstone, one of the nation’s leading not-for-profit behavioral healthcare providers, received its sixth renewal grant, totaling $6,060,000 over the next three years, from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. The grant will fund the fifth through seventh years of the not-for-profit’s successful Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF), which aids… Read More

  • Centerstone’s Ella Hayes Center Outpatient Clinic Moves to Venture Circle

    Nashville, Tenn. – Centerstone, one of the nation's largest not-for-profit providers of community-based mental health and addiction services, has relocated its outpatient clinic at the Ella Hayes Center (1101 Sixth Ave. N.) in Nashville’s Germantown neighborhood to nearby MetroCenter at 230 Venture Circle. Clients began receiving treatment in the fully renovated facility on April… Read More

  • Centerstone Asks, “What Makes You Happy?”

    One of the most important ways to take care of your mental health is to do what makes you happy. But “happiness” means different things to different people, and Centerstone would like to showcase the various ways people experience happiness. Tell us what makes you happy, help us spread the cheer around and in return, you could win a Centerstone messenger bag! Submissions To enter… Read More

  • Centerstone’s Crisis Care Services Expands Suicide Prevention Efforts

    Centerstone, one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit providers of community-based behavioral health and addiction services, has expanded its Crisis Care Services in Tennessee with two new, statewide suicide prevention grants totaling more than $5 million. Aiming to lower suicide deaths, reduce suicide attempts and promote long-term engagement in mental health services among youth… Read More

  • Centerstone Expands Foster Care Services to North Georgia to Meet Rising Need

    The state of Georgia recently experienced a 15 percent increase in the number of children in foster care due to a rise in demand and more accurate measuring of services provided. This influx far outpaces the number of foster homes that could care for the children, resulting in thousands of youth not being placed with families and, in some cases, residing in hotels. Tennessee-based… Read More

  • Centerstone Secures $4.8 million to Launch New Integrated Care Programs

    Centerstone, one of the nation’s largest nonprofit providers of behavioral healthcare, today announced it has been awarded three grants from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration totaling $4.8 million to support the integration of primary and behavioral health services at locations in Illinois, Indiana and Tennessee. The grants were secured by Centerstone… Read More

  • Centerstone Receives $2M Grant,  Continues Successful Homeless Veteran Services

    Centerstone, one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit behavioral health care providers, received a renewal of a $2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. The grant will fund the fourth year of the not-for-profit’s successful Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF), which aids very low-income veterans and their families in transitioning to permanent… Read More

  • Suicide Rates Rising Among Middle-Aged Men

    by Becky Stoll Becky Stoll, LCSW, is vice president for Crisis and Disaster Management at Centerstone in Nashville, Tennessee, and a member of the National Action Alliance’s Zero Suicide in Healthcare Advisory Group. They are our fathers, husbands, sons, friends, community leaders—and they are increasingly at risk of death by suicide. Middle-aged men in the United States (defined as… Read More

  • Centerstone Creates Comic Book to Warn Students Against Sexting

    WhoYouWant2Be.org—a student-focused prevention resource of Centerstone, one of the nation's largest not-for-profit providers of community-based mental health and addiction services—has created a cautionary comic book for kids. Timed with back-to-school season, Spark and the Sext Message that Nearly Destroys Her is available now for free distribution to schools throughout Middle… Read More

  • Centerstone’s Integrated Care Program Gains CARF Accreditation

    Centerstone, one of the nation's largest not-for-profit providers of community-based mental health and addiction services, today announced that it has received accreditation as a Health Home for adults, as well as for children and adolescents from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) International. Health Homes coordinate care for people with chronic… Read More

  • Centerstone Names Three Regional Vice Presidents in Tennessee

    Centerstone, a not-for-profit organization and one of the nation’s largest behavioral healthcare providers, has named Beth Hail, Matt Hardy and Ken Stewart to regional vice president positions overseeing its mental illness and addiction treatment operations across Tennessee. Centerstone has more than 50 facilities and 160 partnership locations across the state and offers psychiatric,… Read More

  • Centerstone Welcomes Unity Medical Clinic to Clarksville Facility

    Complete Physical and Mental Health Services Available to Montgomery County Residents at One Location  Clarksville, Tenn.—Centerstone and Unity Physician Partners have partnered to bring residents in and around Montgomery County behavioral and physical healthcare at one location. The companies have opened Unity Medical Clinic at Centerstone’s offices at 511 8th Street.  Unity… Read More