Seating & Positioning Clinics

DIDD operates three seating and positioning clinics in Tennessee, located in Arlington, Nashville, and Greeneville.  Mobile on-site services are available in east and west Tennessee.  Physical and occupational therapists with specialized expertise in evaluating complex seating and positioning needs provide comprehensive evaluations and support to prioritize needs.  Each clinic has an associated manufacturing shop where staff with extensive experience in the areas of construction, carpentry, upholstering, and electronics, fabricate equipment to meet individualized needs.  For more information and to learn about the benefits of seating and positioning, download our brochure.

  • Evaluation and simulation of seating and alternate positioning needs
  • Modifications to current systems
  • Custom manufacturing of molded seating systems
  • Design and manufacturing of alternate positioning equipment
  • Customization of commercial adaptive equipment
  • Power wheelchair assessment, trial and training
  • Integration of augmentative alternative communication (AAC) systems with seating and positioning
  • Continuing education and training 

Who is eligible?

The Seating and Positioning Clinics specialize in serving Tennesseans with intellectual and developmental disabilities and others who have complex seating and/or positioning needs.

We take the following insurances:

Medicare, Part B
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee: BlueCare, TennSelect, and CoverKids
United Health Care/Optum
TriCare, Standard only

Please contact your nearest clinic if you have questions about specific insurance plan coverage.


 Please see the Referrals page for more information and access to the Referral Forms. 

Our hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 8:00a to 4:30p (local time).
Please note that we observe all state holidays.

S&P Contact Information