Taking Care of Yourself

By Rebecca Ward, MSW, LCSW About a month ago, I left to run some of those maintenance-type errands that aren’t all that much fun. When I was about a mile from home, I realized I had left my phone behind. I felt a little anxious before I became aware I would be able to have…

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What is Psychotherapy?

By Howard M. Turney, Ph.D. • Photography by David Yerby Psychotherapy has become important to the diagnosis and treatment of mental health disorders only in the recent past. The journey of psychotherapy no longer brings to mind thoughts of “voodoo” or similar unsympathetic descriptors. In reality, psychotherapy is an important way to address life’s challenges…

A Letter from the Governor

As Governor of Arkansas, I do all I can to improve the quality of life of those in our state. One important gauge of success is our health and access to care and treatment. We’re pretty good at recognizing and treating physical concerns, but we often miss the signs of mental illness, even in those…

Rivendell – CEO’s Letter

Rivendell 100 Rivendell Drive, Benton, AR 72015 (501) 316-1255 At Rivendell, we offer hope and healing to those suffering from psychiatric conditions and addictions. We provide these services in both an inpatient setting-serving adults, adolescents and children and we also are proud to offer outpatient programs for adults in recovery. Our ultimate goal is to provide…

Pinnacle Pointe – CEO’s Letter

Pinnacle Pointe 11501 Financial Centre Pkwy, Little Rock, AR 72211 (501) 223-3322 Thank you for taking the time to learn more about the Pinnacle Pointe Behavioral Healthcare System (PPBHS) and our heart for children, adolescents and families. At Pinnacle Pointe: • We hold great expectations for bringing hope and healing to children, adolescents and families…

The BridgeWay – CEO’s Letter

The BridgeWay 21 Bridgeway Road, North Little Rock, AR 72113 (800) 245-0011 This is a banner year for Arkansans in that AY is publishing the third annual Mental Health Guide and 2018 is the thirty-fifth anniversary of The BridgeWay Hospital. While I recently joined The BridgeWay, I can attest that we are proud of our…