Also called: Psychiatry; Psychology
UAMS Health is committed to working within our community to reduce the stigma of mental illness for patients and their families. Behavioral health care at UAMS Health includes a wide range of outpatient and inpatient services. Our locations are staffed with some of the most compassionate, qualified, and doctors in Arkansas.
At UAMS, we use evidence-based techniques to treat mental health and addictive diseases. With such a large staff of experts, our range of services includes treating addiction, eating disorders, anxiety, depression, PTSD, and more. We also help women who are going through postpartum depression, high-risk pregnancy, addiction, infertility, or grief associated with pregnancy loss.
At the UAMS Psychiatric Research Institute (PRI), we treat and study various forms of mental illness and we have made a difference in the lives of thousands of people. The Psychiatric Institute is a one-of-a-kind facility that houses many of the behavioral health clinics within the UAMS Health system.
UAMS Health AR ConnectNow is a comprehensive behavioral health treatment program created to provide care to all Arkansans dealing with a variety of mental health issues, from substance abuse disorders to mental illnesses ranging from anxiety and depression to bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.
Cancer and Behavioral Medicine
Patients who are experiencing problems related to stress, cancer or other chronic illnesses can receive specialized care at our Behavioral Medicine Clinic. At this clinic, patients and family members receive support and learn coping skills to improve quality of life.