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Emerging Adults Services

Emerging Adults Services is a strengths-based program that provides opportunities for each young adult to pursue their individual goals in the areas of education, vocation, living situation, and community living skills.


  • Psychiatric Rehabilitation  - This program offers skill building, social integration and recovery workshops, Monday through Friday from 9am-3pm. Classes are offered daily focusing on either continuing education or pursuing employment.  
  • Housing  - Two types of housing are available: Supported Living with 24-hour staff for females and Therapeutic Living with staff supervision provided for four (4) hours each evening for males. 


Services Offered

  • Occupational therapy
  • Art therapy
  • Recreational therapy
  • Tutoring


Who Is Eligible?

Psychiatric Rehabilitation

  • For adults (ages 18-24) with a diagnosis of severe and persistent mental illness
  • Must have TennCare insurance
  • Not appropriate for individuals with intellectual disabilities who have an IQ of less than 70


  • For adults (ages 18-24) with a diagnosis of severe and persistent mental illness
  • Must have history of mental health hospitalizations OR adolescent foster care OR currently be homeless
  • Cannot be a sex offender or have a past of sexual acting-out behaviors
  • No insurance or income requirements


How To Apply

A completed referral form is required. To complete the online Referral Form, click here.   

To download a paper Referral Form, click here. Paper forms should be emailed to or faxed to 615-650-8917.




                carf seal Accredited by CARF for Supporting Living: Mental Health for Adults

Park Center empowers people who have mental illness and substance use disorders to live and work in their communities.


We believe individuals can be active and contributing members of their community by defining their lives apart from their mental illness


We believe that individual recovery is possible through loving care, educated choices and support services


We believe that active and ongoing advocacy, education about mental illness and the recovery process are necessary in order to empower members and reduce stigma in our community


We believe that services should be continuously improved to align with current and emerging best practices