Mental Health Counseling
Mission - Vision - Philosophy
The mission of UACCB/WRMC counseling department is guided by mission statements of The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville and White River Medical Center.
The UACCB/WRMC counseling department will provide quality mental health treatment to all individuals regardless of age, gender identity, sexual orientation, racial and ethnic background, marital status, socioeconomic status, nationality, and physical and mental ability.
It is the mission of the UACCB/WRMC counseling department to promote personal and academic success through counseling for personal growth and wellness of students.
UACCB/WRMC counseling department aims to offer students, faculty, and staff exceptional and comprehensive mental health counseling, assessment, crisis support, connection to community resources, and education. The UACCB/WRMC counseling department will support the mission of UACCB and WRMC and promote a learning environment that supports personal growth and academic success.
UACCB/WRMC counseling department recognizes that the academic journey is stressful in itself and that the additional external factors may detract from the academic experiences. UACCB/WRMC counseling department acknowledges the role of positive mental health in academic success. UACCB/WRMC counseling department strives to create an environment that empowers students to positively respond to challenges which will lead to both personal and academic growth.
UACCB/WRMC counseling department will provide services on fair, equitable, and non-discriminatory basis in accordance with institutional policies and with all applicable state/provincial and federal statues and regulations.
UACCB/WRMC counseling department will maintain an educational and work environment free from discrimination in accordance with the law and institutional policy.
UACCB / WRHS Mental Health Policy Manual
January 23, 2023 - Boundaries and Yourself
January 9, 2023 - Boundaries at Work
December 12, 2022 - Boundary Myths
December 5, 2022 - Laws of Boundaries
November 28, 2022 - How are Boundaries Developed?
November 21, 2022 - Boundary Problems
November 11, 2022 - What Do Boundaries Look Like?
November 7, 2022 - A Boundaryless Life
October 31, 2022 - Take Control of Your Life
October 24, 2022 - Your Brain on Gratitude
October 17, 2022 - Find Optimism
October 3, 2022 - Reframe the Problem
September 26, 2022 - Holding Space for Silence
September 12, 2022 - Make the Shift
August 29, 2022 - Where Thoughts Are Captured
August 15, 2022 - Keep Growing
August 8, 2022 - What We Believe
August 1, 2022 - Thinking about Thinking
July 25, 2022 - Harness Your Inner Power
July 18, 2022 - Reflect on True Values
June 27, 2022 - Present Your Authentic Self
June 20, 2022 - Moving Forward
June 13, 2022 - Face Your Fears
June 6, 2022 - Work with Your Beliefs
May 23, 2022 - Fear is Familiarity's Imposter
May 9, 2022 - Entertain A Thought Without Accepting It
May 2, 2022 - Accept Yourself Just As You Are
Apri 25, 2022 - What Can You Become?
April 18, 2022 - Tackle the Demons of Self-Doubt
March 21, 2022 - Opportunities for Discovery
March 14, 2022 - Nature Holds Answers
February 28, 2022 - Willingness to Learn is a Choice
February 21, 2022 - Transitions Create Change
February 14, 2022 - Orderliness is a Pre-requisite
Februrary 7, 2022 - How Far Can you Go?
January 24, 2022 - Small Things in a Great Way
January 17, 2022 - Wear Gratitude
January 10, 2022 - A Few Simple Tips for Life
January 3, 2022 - Cast Stones Across the Waters
December 20, 2021 - Technology is a Good Servant but a Bad Master
December 13, 2021 - Laughter is Common Ground
December 6, 2021 - Sleep is an Investment
November 29, 2021 Health is a Duty
November 21, 2021 - Music Gives Life
November 15, 2021 - Take Your Power Back
November 8, 2021 - Success is Not Final, Failure is Not Fatal
November 1, 2021 - Plant Before You Harvest
October 25, 2021 - Keep Moving Forward
October 18, 2021 - Weapons Against Stress
October 11, 2021 - Choose Change
October 4, 2021 - Defeating the Obstacles
September 27, 2021 - Change Contains Salvation
September 20, 2021 - Small Changes, Big Results
September 13, 2021 - Be Mindful, Be Grateful, Be Positive, Be True, Be Kind
September 7, 2021 - Fill Your Bucket
August 30, 2021 - Unlock Your Fullness of Life
August 23, 2021 - What Can You Create?
August 16, 2021 - Befriend Your Inner Critic
August 2, 2021 - Opportunities Instead of Obstacles
July 27, 2021 - Positive Thinking
Counseling Services are available to students at UACCB. The counseling office will be open Monday-Friday 8:00 am-5:00 pm.
If you are suffering with mental health issues like stress, anxiety, depression, please contact Maggie Beshears, LPC.
This service can provide other mental health resources. The office number is 870-612-2035. This is a non-crisis line.
For immediate assistance, please go to the nearest emergency room, contact 911, or call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1800-273-8255.
Beverly Caraway, APRN, is a psychiatric nurse practitioner with the White River Behavioral Health Clinic. Beverly prescribes and manages clients’ psychiatric medication. Starting November 12th, she will be on site at the UACCB campus to see both employees and students only. This is a billable service (Please call the clinic for insurance/payment verification). Beverly will be on site at UACCB the second Friday of every month to see clients.
White River Behavioral Health Clinic Packet - Please fill this information out when scheduling an appointment with Beverly Caraway.
If you are interested in making an appointment, please call the clinic at 870-698-2100.
In Partnership With:
Maggie Beshears, LPC
Behavioral Health Therapist
Director of Counseling
UACCB / White River Medical Center
MCB - 233-E