Serving Middle, Upper Cumberland and Southeast Tennessee

Serving over 55,000 people in 33 counties, Volunteer Behavioral Health Care System is a leading mental health provider in the middle, southeast, and upper cumberland regions of Tennessee. We strive to make a difference in every life. We live by our slogan, “Help Today… For a Better Tomorrow”.

Volunteer Behavioral Health Care System welcomes any person seeking services for mental health conditions or addiction issues. We use a “no wrong door” approach, and serve people with co-occurring mental illness and addiction based on our core values.

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Transparency in Coverage Rule

This link leads to the machine readable files that are made available in response to the federal Transparency in Coverage Rule and includes negotiated service rates and out-of-network allowed amounts between health plans and healthcare providers. The machine-readable files are formatted to allow researchers, regulators, and application developers to more easily access and analyze data.

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Helping Children Feel Safe in the aftermath of a school shooting - Schools have traditionally been a place of safety and learning for children, but with the recent uptick in gun violence in schools, students and families are left with an ever increasing sense of anxiety about sending their young ones off to school for 7-8 hours a day, 5 days a week.  Despite the fact that...
Statement in Response to Shooting at MTSU - On Wednesday May 18th, Rutherford County Sherriff’s Office held a press conference to discuss a shooting that occurred near the Middle Tennessee State University Murphy Center. The incident happened following a graduation ceremony for Riverdale High School where it was reported that 450 graduates were in attendance along with hundreds of family members and supporters....

Case Management is a specialty service to assist individuals and families cope with serious mental illness. For many people, Case Management is a lifeline between resources in the community, medical care and mental health care. At VBHCS, our Case Managers are in the community every day helping people coordinate appointments, access resources such as food banks or transportation and providing emotional support to individuals and families. Case Management is a very special helping profession, one in which Case Managers become close allies and advocates of individuals and families who work daily to cope with the effects of mental illness. Our Case Managers visit with individuals in their homes, or other community-based locations. They bring with them educational materials, information about community resources and most importantly a caring attitude and commitment to the individuals and families being served. For more information about how you may benefit from Case Management, please contact  any of the VBHCS locations convenient to you.   Contact us for more information about the available treatment options.