Behavioral Medicine

The Behavioral Medicine Department at Heritage Medical Associates focuses on the biological, psychological and social aspects of health and wellness for patients from four years old to older adulthood. The department includes psychiatrists, licensed clinical social workers, therapists and psychologists who are trained in areas of mental health such as: depression, anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorders, attention deficit disorders, sleeping disorders, schizophrenia, addiction, eating disorders, bipolar disorders, personality disorders and dementia.

Our approach to care is holistic in nature and ensures that our patients’ physical and mental needs are addressed in a comprehensive manner. Also, we are well equipped and prioritize working closely with our patients' primary care doctors in implementing the highest quality and efficient healthcare.

Our treatment approaches can include individual, family therapy and/or medication management for children, adolescents and adults. Some of our most requested services include support with managing life changes and adjustment crisis such as grief, divorce, loss, pregnancy, or relationship counseling.

We take most insurance plans. Please call us at (629) 255-3880 for more information.

What our patients say about us:

  • "Martha Austin-White is the best professional psychotherapist out there. She is top notch in every way."
    Patient Survey Response, 2012, Behavioral Medicine Patient
  • "I would recommend Dr. Burt and his staff to any and all of my friends and family. He is simply the best!”
    Patient Survey Response, 2012, Behavioral Medicine Patient

Department News

On Monday, August 21st the first solar eclipse to sweep across the entire United States in 99 years will be visible in Nashville. As many as 1.4 million visitors will travel to Tennessee for the event, and Nashville is the largest U.S. city in the path of totality, meaning the moon will completely cover the sun’s face for up to 2 minutes and 40 seconds. The next total eclipse Nashville will see is August 16, 2566 – don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime chance! Click here to read more about it and how to view the eclipse safely.

View 2017 Solar Eclipse Safely