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We are here to assist with not only your physical needs but your mental and emotional needs as well. Click here for an information sheet on Unity Health Behavioral Health Services.

Unity Health offers Behavioral Health in Searcy, Cabot and Newport, covering a full range of services:

  • Inpatient Behavioral Health units for adolescents, adults, and geriatric patients

Unity Health is working diligently to prepare and respond to the needs of those we serve, including you and the ones you love.


At Unity Health, we believe caring for your mental health is just as important as your physical health. We offer compassionate behavioral health services close to home on both an outpatient and inpatient basis.

Our team of psychiatrists, licensed mental health counselors, psychiatric nurses, and other specialists provide medication management, counseling and therapy services, and psychological testing to people of all age groups. Discover more about our services.

Outpatient behavioral health services

Unity Health offers outpatient behavioral health services at our Clarity Health and Wellness clinics in Searcy, Cabot, and Newport. Our teams at Clarity Health and Wellness provide counseling and psychiatric care for ages 4 and older.

Some specific areas of treatment include:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Grief
  • Life stressors
  • Trauma
  • Psychosis

Members of our mental health treatment team include:

  • Psychiatrists
  • Psychiatric residents
  • Psychiatric nurse practitioners
  • Physician assistants
  • Nurses
  • Licensed clinical social workers
  • Licensed professional counselors
  • Licensed psychological examiners

If you would like more information about our outpatient services, please call 501.203.0055 in Searcy, 870.495.1260 in Newport, or 501.422.6431 in Cabot.

Adolescent care

At Unity Health - Specialty Care in Searcy, our Courage inpatient acute behavioral unit offers therapy to adolescents ages 12 - 17. Courage is an 11-bed unit for adolescents who are having emotional or behavioral health difficulties that require short-term hospitalization.

The young patients at Courage will meet with their psychiatrist and other members of their treatment team daily to review their progress and work on their individual goals. Patients will take part in therapeutic group activities, while an on-site certified classroom ensures that they won't fall behind in school during their stay.

Adult care

Our Compass program, located in both Searcy and Newport, provides short-term inpatient care and treatment for adults ages 18 and older. Patients at Compass receive a full range of mental health treatments for emotional and behavioral difficulties. They will meet with their psychiatrist and members of their treatment team daily. Patients will also take part in therapeutic group activities and recreational therapy.

Senior care

Our Clearview program, located in both Searcy and Newport, serves adults age 55 years and older. Our Clearview team provides comprehensive treatment to address the unique behavioral health needs of seniors. Clearview offers help for seniors dealing with loss, depression, anxiety, and other behavioral health concerns. Patients may take part in individual counseling sessions, group therapy, family therapy, and activity therapy. Our utmost goal is for our patients to move to a more independent lifestyle.

To make a referral to one of our Inpatient Behavioral Health units, please call toll-free 844.255.8229.