Behavioral Health

Healing For A Healthy Lifestyle

It’s important to remember that mental wellness is just as important as physical wellness. A healthy state of mind is the foundation for achieving a healthy lifestyle.

At CareSouth, we offer comprehensive behavioral and mental health services for children and adults, including treatment for mild and severe mental illness, and help with addiction.

No matter what you might be going through, our dedicated team of mental health professionals can help you start the healing process through safe and effective treatment programs – that are right for you. We also offer education, support and resources so you can maintain a healthy lifestyle even after treatment is over.

  Services

Our Behavioral Health team at CareSouth is expertly trained to treat a wide range of mild to severe mental illness in adults, adolescents and children. We provide treatments for the following conditions:

  • Anxiety
  • Panic Attacks
  • Depression
  • Anger Management Problems
  • Dealing with Grief/Loss
  • Suicidal Thoughts
  • Interpersonal Relationship Challenges
  • Alcohol or Drug Abuse
  • Trauma-related Problems (i.e. disasters, abuse, etc.)
  • Challenging Behaviors in Children

  Treatments

At CareSouth, we conduct biopsychosocial assessments, screenings, and/or psychiatric evaluations to assess and accurately diagnosis your condition, and then offer a recommended treatment approach, which could include:

  • Individual, Group or Family Therapy
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Case Management
  • Individualized Treatment Planning
  • Psychiatric Medication Management
  • Tobacco Cessation Counseling
  • Screening, Brief Interventions & Referral to Treatment (SBIRT)
  • Evidenced-Based Treatment Practices and Interventions (i.e. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectal Behavioral Therapy, Youth PTSD Therapy, etc.)
  • Discharge Planning

  Resources

If you or a loved one is living with an emotional, mental or behavioral disorder, below are links to community resources which can be helpful.

  • Kidsline 1-800-CHILDREN for parenting advice

  Common Signs & Symptoms

Learning to spot the signs of common conditions, such as anxiety and depression, can help motivate you or someone you know to seek treatment before problems persist or become worse.

If you or someone you know experience some or all of these symptoms, you could be suffering from anxiety and/or depression, and should seek treatment immediately.

ANXIETY

  • Feeling anxious, tense or nervous
  • Difficulty sitting still
  • Easily irritated
  • Difficulty concentrating or focusing
  • Excessive worrying about various things
  • Inability to control worry
  • Difficulty relaxing
  • Feeling that something awful will happen

 

DEPRESSION

  • Changes in appetite
  • Changes in sleep patterns
  • Decreased interest or pleasure in things formerly enjoyed
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Decreased motivation
  • Decreased energy or interest in activities
  • Crying spells
  • Feelings of helplessness, hopelessness and worthlessness
  • Suicidal or homicidal thoughts