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Due to social distancing and other COVID-19 precautions, tele-therapy is available upon request. 

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Scott Hendrix, LCSW

Director of Behavioral Health Services

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Scott Hendrix, LCSW
TruthLight Counseling 

Thank you for visiting, and taking the first step toward getting well and making changes in your life.  I am a DBT therapist and also use CBT, Motivational Interviewing and other approaches to help you with trauma/PTSD, anxiety, depression, alcohol/drug addiction and more.  Scroll down for a more comprehensive list of what I treat and I look forward to helping you.  

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More About My Practice

Who and What I Treat

Everyone.  I treat everyone regardless of background, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, cultural, religious/spiritual beliefs (or lack thereof), race, color, ethnic origin, sex, age, etc.; however, if your condition/situation is not within my scope of practice, education, training, I will explain why I may not be a good fit for you and help you find an expert in that area.  

Below is a list of conditions, symptoms, populations, etc. I am able to treat.  This is not an exhaustive list! If you feel your situation/condition is not listed, please make me aware so we can determine if I am a good fit for you. 


  • Depression

  • Anxiety

  • Emotion Regulation Issues


  • Substance Use Disorders/Alcohol/Drug Addiction

  • Suicidality

  • College/student Issues

​Mental Health

  • Dissociative Disorders

  • Impulse Control Disorders

  • Mood Disorders

  • Personality Disorders

  • Thought Disorders

  • Trauma/PTSD


Client Focus


  • Bisexual

  • Body Positivity

  • HIV / AIDS

  • Intersex

  • Lesbian

  • Non-Binary

  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy

  • Queer

  • Racial Justice

  • Transgender

  • Veterans

  • Airline Industry

  • Transportation/Railroad Industry

  • Healthcare Professionals

  • People in recovery/AA/NA/SAA/Al-Anon

Professionals in recovery experience/treatment

  • TNPAP (Tennessee Professional Assistance Program

  • Healthcare professionals

  • TLAP (Tennessee Lawyers Assistance Program)

  • NCLAP (North Carolina Lawyers Assistance Program)

  • Airline/FAA HIMS program recovery and monitoring experience

  • Railroad/transportation professionals

  • Law Enforcement, public safety, paramedic/EMT, firefighters

  • Professionals w/security clearances 


  • Anger Management

  • Bipolar Disorder

  • Borderline Personality

  • Coping Skills

  • Divorce

  • Domestic Violence

  • Family Conflict

  • Grief

  • Oppositional Defiance

  • Peer Relationships

  • Relationship Issues

  • Self-Harming

  • Sexual Abuse

  • Stress

  • Suicidal Ideation

  • Spirituality

  • Religious Trauma

  • Political Trauma

TruthLight Counseling

9111 Cross Park Dr Suite D258

Knoxville, TN 37923

phone: 865.548.3201

© 2019 by Scott Hendrix, LCSW