Walker Family Clinic

Walker

The Walker Family Clinic provides outpatient mental health services to adults, aged 18 years and up. We offer counseling and psychiatric services through a multidisciplinary team of :

  • Psychiatrists
  • Psychiatric Residents
  • Psychologists
  • Neuropsychologists
  • Physician Assistants
  • Nurses
  • Clinical Social Workers
  • Professional Counselors

Some of the following mental health disorders we treat include:

  • Depression and Mood Disorders
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder and Complex Trauma
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder * (*when paired with another primary )
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Borderline Personality Disorder

General services include:

  • Psychiatric evaluation
  • Medication management
  • Neuropsychological testing
  • Psychotherapy for Individual, family, and marital/couples
  • Group psychotherapy

To engage in services at the Walker Family Clinic, patients start with a thorough diagnostic assessment by a licensed clinician, followed by a psychiatric assessment with a psychiatrist and a follow-up appointment with the psychiatrist several weeks later. Based on the findings of assessments completed by our team, patients are provided with an individualized treatment plan and may be referred for further evaluation, consultation, medication management and/or psychotherapy.

The Walker Family Clinic treatment team works with other health-care providers and family members, when indicated, to coordinate the recommended evaluation and treatment.

Evidence-Based Treatment Approaches include, but are not limited to:

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Cognitive Processing Therapy
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing

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Appointments

Appointments are limited to those patients already being seen within the UAMS system, and require a referral from a UAMS doctor.

To request an appointment, call 501-526-8200.  Please have your insurance information available.

What should I bring to the appointment?

For your first appointment, please arrive 30 minutes early. Bring a photo ID and your insurance card along with a list of any medications you’re taking, including over-the-counter medications. You should also bring any medical and psychiatric records you can provide, including slides or test results from other clinics. This may include previous psychological testing results as well as a medication list.

For future appointments, please provide updated medical and insurance information.

Click here to download the Walker Family Clinic intake packet.

How do I request a prescription refill or contact a nurse from the clinic?

  • Call the clinic at 501-526-8200 to speak with a nurse and request a medication refill.
  • You will need to provide the name and phone number of your pharmacy.
  • Prescription refills may take up to seven days.

If you originally filled your prescription at the UAMS Outpatient Pharmacy, you can also refill your prescription online.