Mental Heath

University Housing works with the Pat Walker Health Center's Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) to offer a full suite of mental health services.


The team consists of two full-time mental health clinicians, two counselors-in-residence and five counseling interns. It is open to all residential students.

The program takes a proactive approach to helping students with reducing various stressors that can occur in the university environment.

Mental Health Clinicians

Megan Little

Megan Little is a licensed professional counselor located in Maple Hill East. She received her Ph.D. in counselor education and supervision from the University of Arkansas and she is a licensed associate counselor in the State of Arkansas.

Little is a staff member at CAPS and works full-time in the residence halls. Little's position includes initial assessments, individual counseling, group counseling, mental health outreach, administrative responsibilities, and supervision of the counselors-in-residence and counseling interns.

Megan Little
Megan Little
Pat Walker Health Center
Mental Health Clinician

Counselors-in-residence

A counselor-in-residence is a doctoral student in the counselor education program with advanced training in counseling, helping skills and crisis situations. Some of the issues a counselor-in-residence can help with are adjusting to college, anger, stress, grief, relationships, roommate problems, and time management, to name a few.

The counselor-in-residence is available by appointment during the week or during posted office hours.

If you need assistance contacting the counselor-in-residence, please see the resident assistant or coordinator for residence education(CRE) in your hall.

To make an appointment please contact a CIR listed below.

Counselor-in-Residence Office Location Email Address
Meredith Moore Reid 103A mwblackw@email.uark.edu
Amy Broadwater Gibson Hall 125 arbroadw@uark.edu

Counseling Interns

Counseling interns, or CIs, are counselors and social workers in training seeking their master's degree in counseling or social Work. They are available for counseling services including, but not limited to, academic achievement, homesickness, anxiety, relationships, depression and roommate conflicts. Supervised by the counselors-in-residence and senior clinicians at CAPS, the counseling interns are available by appointment during the week.

If you need assistance contacting a counseling intern, please see the resident assistant or your coordinator for residence education in your hall.

Counseling interns operate offices in Futrall, Gregson, Pomfret and Yocum, but are available for all residential students.

If you would like to meet with a counseling intern, contact CAPS at 1-479-575-5276 or Megan Little to schedule your initial appointment.