Geriatric psychiatry services in the Nashville area

At the TriStar Health family of hospitals, you can trust our mental health specialists to provide compassionate and personalized care for seniors. We offer a wide range of behavioral health services to help with conditions ranging from Alzheimer's disease to depression. With inpatient and outpatient therapy, we offer treatment options tailored toward each patient's unique needs.

For a free physician referral or more information, call TriStar MedLine® at (800) 242-5662.

Senior mental health conditions we treat

We offer comprehensive behavioral health services to the Greater Nashville area, including individualized treatment from experienced psychiatrists who understand the needs of those 50 years old and older. Mental health conditions we commonly treat in senior patients include:

  • Behavioral disorders associated with neurological disorders such as Parkinson's, multiple sclerosis and stroke-related complications
  • Behavioral and psychological disorders of Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia
  • Mood disorders such as depression, anxiety and suicidal thoughts

Highlights of our senior mental health program

At our hospitals, we use a multidisciplinary approach to treat you in a supportive environment. Whether you come to our location at TriStar Centennial Parthenon Pavilion or TriStar Skyline Madison, we will help address the root cause of your condition and guide you to recovery.

Some of the team members you will work with include:

  • Geriatric psychiatry specialists
  • Licensed social workers
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Therapists

Inpatient care

Our inpatient mental health program for senior adults helps patients regain mental stability through medication management, alternative therapy, group therapy and nutrition services. We also offer a specialized memory care program (MCP) for patients with dementia or other psychological conditions that affect memory and behavior.

Outpatient care

In addition to inpatient services, we also offer follow-up treatment and outpatient care for seniors. Our outpatient therapy program may include individual and/or group therapy sessions along with medication management.