Athena Care


Athena Care offers a variety of services to meet your mental health needs.

Bariatric Surgery Evaluations

Athena Care provides psychological assessments for bariatric (weight-loss) surgery.

Business Consulting

Athena Care offers a wide range of consulting services for companies including Pre-Employment Screening, Team Building Workshops, Performance and Productivity Evaluations, Critical Incident Debriefings, and Program Design and Evaluation for Healthcare Industry.


At Athena Care we offer comprehensive treatment services which focus on helping your child achieve his or her maximum potential. We have a competent and professional staff of Psychologists and Counselors with years of experience in dealing with complex family issues.


In criminal cases, Dr. Ihrig, Dr. Boero, and Dr. Hughes conduct forensic evaluations and provide expert opinions in the areas of custody evaluations, parenting evaluations, competency to stand trial, diminished capacity, insanity pleas, malingering, sexual offenses, and juvenile competency.


Dr. Boero is an experienced forensic evaluator in the area of immigration law, and provides law firms and lawyers expert forensic psychological services in the four major areas of immigration law – Extreme and exceptional hardship Cases, Political Asylum, Spousal Abuse, and Citizenship Waiver cases.

Intensive Outpatient Services

If you’re struggling with severe psychiatric issues or chronic symptoms that haven’t responded to routine treatment, Athena Care provides intensive outpatient services tailored to fit your needs. Our multidisciplinary team collaborates with you to create a therapeutic plan that’s flexible, individualized and comprehensive.


We provide psychiatric medication management as part of our comprehensive services. We do not see such interventions as a singular treatment intervention and our primary services have traditionally been focused on psychotherapy and good diagnostic work. However, many patients find it convenient and effective to be able to access medication management and psychological services at the same location.

Spravato (esketamine)

We offer Spravato™ (esketamine), a nasal spray treatment for depression. Spravato™ is a prescription medicine, used along with an antidepressant taken by mouth, for treatment-resistant depression (TRD) in adults. Spravato™ is the latest advancement in over a decade approved by the FDA to treat TRD.


Psychological Testing is a useful tool in diagnosis and directing the treatment of various mental illness. It can be used to rule out the existence of a psychological condition for such reasons as court/legal cases, medical procedures, pre-employment screening, or to determine if treatment is appropriate.


Athena Care is a group private practice of Psychologists and Licensed Psychotherapists who have a wide range of specialties to meet most any need. We use scientifically proven methods of treatment. We treat persons of all ages and accept most forms of insurance.

TMS (Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation)

Virtual Visits

Athena Care delivers mental health care services through the use of interactive audio and video technology, permitting real-time communication between you and your provider, for the purpose of consultation or treatment of your mental health and medication management needs.

Contact Form

If you are ready to get learn more about mental health services offers at Athena Care, fill in our form below or call us today at (877) 641-1155.

If you are feeling suicidal, thinking about hurting yourself, or are concerned that someone you know may be in danger of hurting themselves, call the free State of TN Crisis Line

855-CRISIS-1 (855-274-7471)

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