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Pathways Behavioral Health Services

It’s important to recognize that our mental health is just as important as our physical health. When you need care and extra attention for your mental health, Pathways Behavioral Health Services provides the comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services you need.

West Tennessee’s First Choice for Behavioral Health Services

If you or a loved one are in need of care for behavioral, mental health or substance abuse issues, Pathways Behavioral Health Services provides specialized inpatient, outpatient and emergency psychiatric care for children, adolescents and adults.

  • 9 locations in West Tennessee
  • Accredited by The Joint Commission
  • A 24-hour walk-in triage center*
  • Adult inpatient services for mental health and substance abuse
  • Crisis stabilization unit*
  • Intensive outpatient unit for adults and adolescents
  • Highly qualified and dedicated professionals

* These projects are funded under a grant contract with the State of Tennessee, Department of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services.

Conditions We Treat

  • ADHD
  • Anxiety & OCD Behaviors
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Cutting
  • Depression
  • DMDD
  • Oppositional / Defiant
  • Panic Disorder
  • Phobias
  • Psychosis
  • PTSD
  • Self-Harm
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidality

Compassionate Care Making a Difference

Our highly trained behavioral health providers includes psychiatrists, therapists, nurses and other clinicians who offer specialized services for patients coping with mental health and substance abuse issues.

Comprehensive Behavioral Health Services for all ages

  • Child, adult, family & group counseling
  • Employee Assistance & Corporate Wellness
  • Psychiatric Evaluation & Medication Services
  • Medication-Assisted Recovery for Substance Use
  • 24-hour mobile crisis and walk-in triage
  • Inpatient psychiatric and detoxification units
  • Housing, employment, & criminal justice liaisons
  • Primary care-based and school-based services
  • Certified peer support specialists
  • Case management services
  • Satellite Clinic

Child and Adolescent Care

We collaborate with outpatient treatment providers and emphasize patient and family education to help everyone involved better understand emotional health issues and symptom management. Our board certified child and adolescent psychiatrists and staff members consider family involvement a critical component for a young person’s successful recovery.

  • Behavior modification
  • Family discharge planning sessions
  • Group therapy
  • Medication management


Pathways Behavioral Health Services has offices in Jackson and six other cities, as well as three Peer Support Centers.


Addiction Program

The intensive outpatient program is designed to help adults and seniors achieve long-term abstinence and recovery from addiction while maintaining their normal lifestyles. Treatment consists of education, introducing and reinforcing processes, the inclusion of family and support systems, aftercare groups, and an introduction to 12-step concepts.

  • Group and individual therapy
  • Medication management
  • Case management
  • Inpatient and intensive outpatient services

Safe, family-focused care

We provide a safe place where patients and their families can be comfortable, supported and treated with compassion and dignity. Families can participate in generous inpatient visiting hours, help us develop treatment plans and connect with community behavioral health resources. We encourage family involvement to support treatment and to continue helping patients after they leave our inpatient programs.

If you or a loved one are struggling with depression or addiction, we can help.
Contact us now.

For An Appointment Call: 1-800-587-3854

24-Hour Crisis Line: 1-800-372-0693

State Crisis Line: 1-855-274-7471

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK(8255)


The Pathways Advisory Board meets at 12pm on the second Tuesday of January, April, July and October. Meetings are held at the Pathways location at 238 Summer Drive, Jackson, Tennessee.

Not sure if you or a loved one needs help with anxiety or depression?

Take a Quick Quiz

Select a quiz:

Should you seek help with anxiety? Try this quick quiz.
Over the last 2 weeks, how often have you been bothered by any of the following problems?

1. Feeling nervous, anxious, or on edge

2. Not being able to stop or control worrying

3. Worrying too much about different things

4. Trouble relaxing

5. Being so restless that it is hard to sit still

6. Becoming easily annoyed or irritable

7. Feeling afraid, as if something awful might happen

If you marked more than 3 of these symptoms more than several days in a week, we may be able to help. Please call for a full assessment. 800.587.3854.

Should you seek help with depression? Try this quick quiz.
Over the last 2 weeks, how often have you been bothered by any of the following problems?

1. Little interest or pleasure in doing things

2. Feeling down, depressed, or hopeless

3. Trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleeping too much

4. Feeling tired or having little energy

5. Poor appetite or overeating

6. Feeling bad about yourself — or that you are a failure

7. Trouble concentrating on things, like the newspaper or TV

8. Moving or speaking so slowly that people notice? Or the opposite — being very fidgety or restless

9. Thoughts of hurting yourself in some way

If you marked more than 3 of these symptoms more than several days in a week, we may be able to help. Please call for a full assessment. 800.587.3854.

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