Additional Resources/Partner Organizations

 

Ascend
ascendfast.com

MHAMT is partnering with Ascend to provide leadership and performance training to professionals. More info here.

 

Centerstone Community Health Centers
1101 6th Avenue N
Nashville, TN 37208
Phone: (615) 460-4100
www.centerstone.org

 

Mental Health America
Our national organization is a great resource for additional mental health data, tools, and information.
www.mentalhealthamerica.net

 

Mental Health Cooperative
275 Cumberland Bnd
Nashville, TN 37228
Phone: (615) 726-3340

 

Middle Tennessee Mental Health Institute
221 Stewarts Ferry Pike
Nashville, TN 37214
Phone: (615) 902-7400 http://www.tennessee.gov/mental/mhs/mhs2.html

 

National Alliance on Mental Illness(NAMI)
1-800-467-3589 Statewide
www.namitn.org

NAMI is a volunteer, non-profit self help group made up of families, consumers and professionals. They are dedicated to improving services and quality of life for people with brain disorders and their families.

 

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

www.nimh.nih.gov

NIMH Facebook

MHA is pleased to announce that we are partnering with the National Institute of Mental Health to assist in educating the public about current issues in mental health as well as research being conducted through NIMH. We encourage you to visit all of the following websites to learn more about current issues and ways to assist in helping NIMH with their research efforts.

NIMH Outreach Partnership Program Webpage (http://www.nimh.nih.gov/outreach/parternship-program)

For information about current NIMH and NIH clinical trials, please visit www.nimh.nih.gov/health/trials or www.clinicaltrials.gov.

 

Park Center
801 12th Avenue S
Nashville, TN 37203
Phone: (615) 242-3576
www.parkcenternashville.org

 

Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (TDMHSAS)
(615) 532-6610 Nashville
(855) crisis1 (1-855-274-7471) Crisis Line
www.tn.gov/mental

The TDMHSAS is the state’s mental health authority and is responsible for system planning, setting policy and quality standards, system monitoring and evaluation, disseminating public information and advocating for persons of all ages who have mental illness or serious emotional disturbance.

 

Tennessee Mental Health Consumers’ Association (TMHCA)
1-888-539-0393 Statewide
(615) 250-1176 Nashville
www.tmhca-tn.org

The TMHCA provides education and advocacy opportunities that will enhance the quality of life by creating an atmosphere of respect, self responsibility, honesty and empowerment for the mental health consumer in Tennessee.

 

Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network
Phone: (615) 297-1077
www.tspn.org

 

Vanderbilt University Kennedy Center
www.kc.vanderbilt.edu/kennedy

The Kennedy Center has a database of resources for persons with disabilities.