Riverside Psychotherapy - Where wellness begins
What do I do in a crisis when immediate action is needed? Crisis Information
 
In Case of a Mental Health Emergency Prior To or Between Sessions:
 
If you are an established client, call the Riverside Psychotherapy phone number at 423-802-6943 and leave a message. PLEASE NOTE:  CALLS RECEIVED AFTER 2:00 pm MAY NOT BE RETURNED UNTIL THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY. Please refer to the resources below if you need immediate assistance.
 
If you are seeking to become a client, and feel that your situation is in need of immediate assistance, this can be provided by using one of the following resources below.
 
*  Call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 or visit their website for information and on-line chat opportunities  http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ 
 
*  Call the TN Office of Crisis Services and Suicide Prevention at 1-855-274-7471 or call the Chattanooga area crisis telephone line at 1-866-791-9225
 
*  Call the mobile crisis number for Volunteer Behavioral Health Care System at 1-800-704-2651 or visit them at 413 Spring Street Chattanooga, TN

*  For children and adolescents, call Youth Villages at 423-954-8890 or visit them at 6236 Air Park Road, Ste. A Chattanooga, TN
 
*  Call 911
 
*  Go to your nearest Emergency Room