Psychiatric residential treatment facility based north of Knoxville that focuses on meeting the holistic needs of youth diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders and other Neurodevelopmental Disorders. Norris Academy serves youth and adolescents ranging from ages 5 years old to 21 years old and provides treatment that includes:
Medication Management from a Board Certificated Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
24-hour Nursing Staff available to meet complex psychiatric, developmental and medical needs
Weekly Individual, Family and Group therapy to assist with skill-building and socialization
State-certified school staffed by Special Education certified teachers and principal
Recreational Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech-Language Pathology
Norris Academy focuses on meeting each youth’s individual need through a comprehensive treatment team that focuses on how to most effectively transition the youth back to the community after treatment goals are met. Youth benefit from tools related to Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA), Sensory Integration techniques, and Socialization techniques prescribed by professional and residential staff.
Location: 17 Ridgeway Rd, Andersonville, TN 37705
Phone: 865-494-5554 or toll-free at 1-800-896-4754.