Mental Health

Mercy Mental Health Services

Mercy Mental Health Services allows for integrated mental health services to children and adults, body + mind + spirit for true healing. Licensed therapists work hand-in-hand with patients’ primary care physicians in Franklin, TN to care for the whole person. Patients are guided to discover their own unique identities and navigate life’s challenges in a faith-based environment.

To make an appointment, please call our office during normal business hours at 615.790.0567 and follow the prompts for our scheduling department which will direct you to a patient services representative who will assist you.

After Hour Care
Mercy Community Healthcare’s providers are dedicated to serving our patients 24 hours a day. If you are unsure whether an illness or injury sustained by you or your child requires emergent attention, please call our office at 615.790.0567. During office hours, you will be referred to a triage nurse. After hours, you will be referred to our answering service, where a nurse and/or provider on-call will speak with you.

Our services include the following:

  • Psychiatric services
  • Individual counseling
  • Family counseling
  • Marriage counseling
  • School-based counseling
  • Play therapy
  • Group therapy
  • Parent-Child Interaction Therapy
  • Specialty counseling

Additionally, our Mental Health staff strive to empower clients through mentoring, advocacy, referrals and direction within the community.

Counseling Services

Therapists in Mercy Mental Health Services are responsible for the coordination and provision of counseling services for clients and their families. These responsibilities include:

  • Participating in provider treatment team decision-making regarding other treatment needs and modalities
  • Providing consultation to other providers and staff
  • Assisting clients in gaining access to other treatment services as needed

Psychiatric Services

Our Psychiatric Services were developed to enhance the quality of excellence in assessment, diagnosis, medication administration, evaluation and professional education to our patients. Mercy employs a board-certified psychiatrist and psychiatric nurse practitioners who work with the rest of the Mental Health Services team, as well our primary care providers, to provide a quality team approach to mental health services.

School-Based Counseling

Mercy School-Based Therapeutic services provides onsite clinical therapy schools within Franklin Special School District and Marshall County Schools.. Our approach is unique and integrative, as we provide therapy onsite during your child’s school day.

Integrated Care

Mental Health is an important part of our Integrated Health Model. Integrated care acknowledges the relationship between physical health and mental health and works to provide same-day services that treat the whole person. At Mercy, patients are given the opportunity to receive both medical and behavioral health care from a single point of service to assist clients with needs ranging from management of diabetes symptoms to coping with anxiety.