Get Help Today

Click Here for more information or to request a communication by phone, email or text.

Or Call


We are here for you 24/7
Fast, confidential response

Licensing & Accreditation

Brookhaven Retreat is Accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Organizations and is licensed by the State of Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities.


beauty in life worth living
beauty in life worth living

We are a private pay treatment center and do not accept any type of insurance. Costs associated with care are the responsibility of the client.

Tricks to Survive Family Gatherings

Tuesday, 04 December 2018 17:11  by Molly P.

Plan, prepare, create and give to help ensure wellness before and after a family gathering.


Gatherings roll smoothly when there is a conversation and entertainment plan like games, fun videos, a news board etc.

For a much better chance of success, have a plan A and plan B in case things suddenly go quiet and awkward.


Design a task list for your guests who want to help. They can scatter cozy throws, pretty pillows, flowers and candles.

A good hostess does best when she accepts help and has all hands busy under her direction.


Create a music playlist in advance.

Always have at least one exciting Mocktail. Read on for a couple of recipe ideas.


The best guest greets the host and thanks her before leaving and never wanders around areas without permission.

Be generous with compliments and accept any with grace.

Gatherings end positively when all assist with the clean-up.


A person remembers how you make them feel!

Last modified on Tuesday, 04 December 2018 17:17

Add comment