ACHE Center for Excellence in Wellness
The ACHE Center for Excellence in Wellness (CEW) is here to help students cope with stress or anxiety, find strategies to overcome challenges, promote mental and physical well-being, and succeed in medical school and beyond. CEW services include crisis intervention, workshops, brief (3-5 sessions) individual, couples, and family counseling. Workshops are offered on a variety of issues. Community referrals are made for psychological assessment, behavioral medicine, medication management and ongoing therapy. CEW and Campus Security are available 24/7 for mental health emergencies.
GETTING STARTED WITH THE WELLNESS CENTER
If you need support please email the Wellness Center to schedule an intake session or call 479-308-2300 ext. 2304. On this 10-minute consultation we will discuss all options and decide on an action plan that meets your individual needs. If your situation is urgent CEW offers in person or phone crisis consultation. On your initial intake consultation, you will be asked to complete an intake form and consent forms. These forms are kept confidential and will not be shared without written consent from student.
Elizabeth “Lisa” McClain, PhD
CHIEF WELLNESS OFFICER
ADA CERTIFIED THERAPY DOG
Can you live a healthy, balanced life at ACHE/ARCOM? Absolutely! But that does not mean it is always easy. Center for Excellence in Wellness (CEW) can help. We understand what you are going through because caring for the university community is our specialty.
Our Short-Term Model
Length of therapy varies, with a primary focus on short-term treatment directed at helping students’ function in a university environment. You and your clinician will determine the best approach for you.
Clinical services are strictly confidential. No information is released without your permission, except in extreme, life-threatening emergencies or when required by law.