Telepsychiatry: a branch of telemedicine in which mental healthcare services, including counseling, medication management, and case management are delivered via secure communications modalities and video conferencing.

Avenia Behavioral Management is a contract provider of psychiatric health services. Avenia is at the vanguard of the tidal shift towards leveraging information age technology in healthcare delivery. Avenia is helping solve the nationwide shortage of psychiatrists and psychiatric nurse practitioners by eliminating the barrier of distance between patient and mental healthcare provider using telemedicine technology. In 2014 Avenia provided over 30, 000 patient encounters.

Franklin Mountain Group represents Avenia in institutional contracts.