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Psychiatry Services

Phone:

(501)364-5150

Fax:

(501)364-1592

Child Study Center

  • Serves children up to age 13
  • The Child Therapy Clinic offers brief comprehensive evaluations as well as family and group therapy
  • A Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, which is part of the UAMS Department of Psychiatry
  • The Psychiatric Care Clinic is the child residency training clinic for the Child Division and offers comprehensive diagnostic evaluation, medical consultation and treatment
  • Common referral problems include anxiety, depression, conduct and behavior problems, emotional adjustment difficulties, learning difficulties, attention problems, child management issues and other psychiatric disorders affecting children, adolescents and their families
  • The 0-5 Assessment and Treatment Clinic is for patients with disorders of socio-emotional dysregulation including affective and anxiety disorders

Location:

ACH South Campus, 5th Floor
11 Children's Way
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Phone:

(501)364-5150

Medical Director:

Juan Castro, MD

Program for Young Adults, Walker Family Clinic

  • Serves ages 14-24
  • Provides a full range of psychiatric and mental health outpatient services for adolescents and young adults.

Location:

UAMS Psychiatric Research Institute
4224 Shuffield Drive, 2nd Floor (501) 526-8200

Medical Director:

Zaid Malik, MD

STRIVE

  • Serves school-aged children from pre-K through 12th grade(typically ages 3-18)
  • School-based mental health services for contracted schools in the North Little Rock School District, Little Rock School District and the Pulaski County Special School District

Location:

UAMS, 4701 Fairway Avenue
North Little Rock, AR 72116

Phone:

(501)771-8261

Psych TLC

  • Psychiatry telehealth, liaison and consults
  • Free consult service provided M - F, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (excluding holidays) to Arkansas pediatricians, family practice physicians and general psychiatrists to speak with a child and adolescent psychiatrist

Location:

UAMS Psychiatric Research Institute
4224 Shuffield Drive, 2nd Floor

Phone:

1-866-UAMS-DOC

Medical Director:

Juan Castro, MD

Child Diagnostic Unit

  • Serves ages 2-12
  • Provides a comprehensive diagnostic evaluation in an inpatient setting using a multi-disciplinary approach to treatment, relying on specialists in psychiatry, psychology, speech, language and occupational therapy and education

Location:

UAMS Psychiatric Research Institute
4224 Shuffield Drive, 5th Floor

Phone:

(501) 258-5363

Medical Director:

Molly Gathright, MD

Note: This clinic is available to your child by physician referral. Talk with your child's physician and tell him/her you would like to be referred to ACH. Have the doctor contact the Arkansas Children's Hospital Appointment Center to make a referral at 501-364-4000. If your child does not have a regular physician, please call 501-364-4000 and we will be happy to recommend one in your area.

Arkansas Children's Hospital
1 Children's Way
Little Rock, AR 72202-3591

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