Dr. Christopher Van Schenck, MD

Nolensville Psychiatry

ABPN and NBPAS Certified: Medication Management & Therapy

Dr. Christopher Van Schenck, MD
Nolensville Psychiatry
Located in Back of the Building for Your Privacy
7175 Nolensville Rd
Suite 200
Nolensville, TN 37135

615-671-7258   Main

615-235-1186   Fax

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15 Years

in practice



  • English

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Dr. Christopher Van Schenck, MD is an American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Certified Psychiatrist with 15 years of experience treating a wide range of patients ages 6 through adult in both inpatient and outpatient settings. He provides both medication management and therapy to individuals and couples.

Collaborating with patients and families to help them find the treatment that works best, Dr. Van Schenck is dedicated to providing quality healthcare in a friendly and personalized environment.

His areas of expertise and specialized services include:

  • Natural Supplements for Mood/Anxiety
  • Individual and Couples Therapy
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Depression
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Panic Attacks
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Alcohol Use Disorder
  • Agitation and Behavior in Dementia
  • Binge Eating
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
  • Social Anxiety
  • Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID)
  • Buprenorphine Stabilization/Maintenance

If you are seeking to refer a patient you can fax referral information to 615-235-1186 and Dr. Van Schenck will contact the patient. To learn more about the services that Dr. Van Schenck provides, please email drvanschenck@proton.me.

Nolensville Psychiatry serves the city of Nashville and surrounding areas of Franklin, La Vergne, Smyrna, Brentwood, Oak Hill, Forest Hills, Thompson's Station, Triune, Arrington and Almaville, Tennessee.

Work Experience

  • Worked as Chief of Staff of Psychiatry at Dignity Health Medical Group in Stockton, CA for many years before moving to Tennessee.

  • Volunteered as Consulting Psychiatrist for Sierra Salem Christian Homes in Modesto, CA caring for disabled adults for many years before moving to Tennessee.


  • University of Florida College of Medicine – Gainesville, FL
    General Psychiatric Residency

  • Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center – Winston-Salem, NC
    Pediatric Residency First Year

  • UC Davis Medical Center – Sacramento, CA
    Pediatric Internship

  • University College Cork School of Medicine – Cork, Ireland
    Doctor of Medicine

  • Barry University – Miami, FL
    Master's Degree in Biomedical Sciences, Attended

  • University of Arizona – Tucson, AZ
    BS in Physiological Sciences


  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
    2014 - Present

  • National Board of Physicians and Surgeons
    2017 - 2019; 5/2024-Present


  • National Alliance of Mental Illness (NAMI)

Honors & Awards

  • John E. Adams Memorial Overall Academic Achievement Award


  • Christy-Faith's List of Homeschool-friendly providers. A Homeschool friendly list of doctors. 

Accepted Insurances

  • Contact my office for a list of accepted insurance plans.

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    Payment Options

    • American Express
    • Discover
    • MasterCard
    • Visa


    • 02/04/2013 "Psychiatric ABCs of Post-Partum Depression." San Joaquin County Public Health Services. (CPSP)
    • 12/2013 HERLIFE Magazine. Central Valley Edition, "The Holiday Blues."
    • 12/2013 LifeStyles Magazine. "Holiday Blues - Tis the Season?" and Lincoln Center Chronicle. "Holiday Blues - Tis the Season?"
    • 10-11/2013 San Joaquin LifeStyles Magazine. "The Stigma of Mental Health."


    Dr. Christopher Van Schenck, MD

    Nolensville Psychiatry
    7175 Nolensville Rd
    Suite 200
    Nolensville, TN 37135

    Phone: 615-671-7258
    Fax: 615-235-1186

    Sunday Closed
    Monday 8:30 - 5:30
    Tuesday 8:30 - 5:30
    Wednesday 8:30 - 5:30
    Thursday 8:30 - 5:30
    Friday 8:30 - 4:30
    Saturday 9:30 - 2:00