Southeast Tennessee

SE Tenn COVID19 mental health guide 5.28

TSPN Regional Director
Rachel Gearinger, MPH

Regional Chair
Tricia Henderson, LPC-MHSP
Interim Director
Center for Student Wellbeing
University of Tennessee Chattanooga
325 University Center
Chattanooga, TN 37403
(423) 425-4301 phone ~ (423) 425-5357 fax

Regional Meetings:

Monthly, first Thursday, 11:30 AM EST

No meeting in September and December

Southeast Regional Office: Tennessee Department of Health, Shared Conference Room

1301 Riverfront Parkway, Suite 209, Chattanooga, TN 37402

For more information, please contact the regional director or chair.


Bradley, McMinn, Meigs, and Polk County Suicide Prevention Task Force

Regional Meetings:

Monthly, 2nd Wednesday, 11:30 AM EST

United Way of the Ocoee Region, 85 Ocoee Street Southeast, Cleveland, 37211

For more information, contact the Task Force Chair:

Tim Tatum, MBA, MA, LPC-MHSP,
Southeast TSPN Advisory Council Member

Additional Resources:

If you or someone you know is suicidal, please contact the following ASAP:
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (273-8255)

Volunteer Behavioral Health Care Center: 1-800-704-2651 (adults only) (

Youth Villages: 1-866-791-9225 (ages 5-17) (