Crisis Stabilization Units (CSU)

Crisis Stabilization Units (CSU) offer 24/7/365 intensive, short-term stabilization for someone experiencing a mental health emergency and is willing to receive services.  The average length of stay in a CSU is 3 days. The service is free of charge.

Services may include:

  •   Individual and/or family counseling and support;
  •   Medication management and administration;
  •   Stress management counseling;                                          
  •   Individualized treatment plan development that empowers the consumer;
  •   Mental illness/substance abuse awareness/education; and
  •   Identification and development of natural support systems.

Note: Crisis Stabilization Services can only be accessed by referral from Mobile Crisis Services or Crisis Walk-In Services.

CSU LOCATIONS:

Frontier Health
Johnson City, TN
877-928-9062

Helen Ross McNabb
Knoxville, TN
865-541-6958

Volunteer Behavioral Health
Cookeville, TN
800-704-2651

Volunteer Behavioral Health
Chattanooga, TN
800-704-2651

Mental Health Cooperative
Nashville, TN
615-726-0125

Pathways of Tennessee
Jackson, TN
731-541-8330

Alliance Healthcare Services
Memphis, TN
901-577-9400

Cherokee Health Systems
Morristown, TN
423-586-5074 or 1-855-602-1082 (tollfree)