In progress.



And improved.



Even better.



Moving forward.



Deserve help.



Getting better together.

We’re here, for you.

For over 20 years Athena Care’s mission has been to improve access to quality mental health services so that you can live a happier, healthier, more productive life.

We offer diagnostic assessments, medication management, psychotherapy, autism testing and ABA therapy, and interventional psychiatry, such as TMS and Spravato (Esketamine)

We are in-network with most major insurance plans and have locations in Nashville, Franklin, Murfreesboro, Hendersonville, Clarksville, Memphis, and Knoxville.

Call or Text us at: (615) 320-1155

Online Mental & Behavioral Health Quizzes (Free)

Immediate feedback and no personal information requested

Autism – Brief Screening Tool

Autism – Camouflaging Behaviors

Borderline Personality Disorder

Now offering in-home ABA therapy for autism

Our autism team answers questions you may have about autism, ABA therapy and our comprehensive treatment approach in this series of short videos.

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What our patients say

“The testing experience was great.  I now have answers and a path in front of me.”

Allen J.

“Athena is more professional – from their atmosphere to their staff and the doctors. Best of all, they helped. They really cared and helped.”

Susan S.

“My past treatment felt like a string of medication trials. But now I have direction.”

Jessica A.

Thinking about suicide? Worried about a friend or loved one? Experiencing a mental health crisis?

If you are feeling suicidal, thinking about hurting yourself, are concerned that someone you know may be in danger of hurting themselves, or you are experiencing another kind of mental health crisis, call the Suicide & Crisis Lifeline:


It is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and is staffed by certified crisis response professionals.