Dr. Shamim Malik is Chenal Family Therapy's newest affiliated psychiatrist and is now seeing patients at their Jefferson County office, located at  7500 Dollarway Road, Suite 401, White Hall.

Malik has been a psychiatrist for over 30 years and provides psychiatric medication management and evaluations for her patients. 

"Chenal Therapy's mission is to help individuals and families get to the right solutions on the first phone call,” said Ken Clark, founder and practice director. “By adding psychiatrists to our team of 40-plus counselors, we move one step closer to our goal of matching our clients with the right kind of help on the first try. Even better, we remain committed to the ongoing recruitment of top psychiatrists and advance practice nurses to ensure that anyone needing care can be seen in as little as 1-2 weeks."

Chenal Family Therapy is one of the largest providers of outpatient counseling, psychological assessments and psychiatric medication management services in the state, with seven offices in Arkansas (West Little Rock, North Little Rock, Conway, Benton, White Hall and Hot Springs.), according to a news release.

“Chenal Therapy PLC's unique treatment model includes easy access through online scheduling, evening and weekend availability, electronic prescribing and the ability to offer virtual appointments by phone or secure video conferencing,” the news release said.

For more information, to schedule an appointment or make a referral, call (501) 781-2230, ext. 2.