HOT SPRINGS — Healthy Connections, Inc., welcomes Trisha Willis, LCSW, to our Hot Springs location.

As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Willis will be a part of Healthy Connections’ expanded Behavioral Health Services. She will provide emotional support, mental health evaluations, therapy, and case management services to people experiencing psychological, emotional, medical, social and/or familial challenges.

Willis earned her Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock

She will see patients at the Healthy Connections Hot Springs clinic at 3604 Central Ave., from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

Willis has worked in outpatient and school based settings, as well as, day treatment programs, working with chronically mentally ill patients. Throughout the past two years, she served as a supervisor and then program director in an inpatient mental health facility. Her diverse background and genuine desire to empower, educate, and help individuals struggling with mental illness and life stressors will bring a holistic approach towards improving the quality of lives of Hot Springs patients.

To schedule an appointment, contact the Central Ave. clinic at 501-463-4074. To learn more about Healthy Connections’ Behavioral Health program, please visit www.healthy-connections.org/bh.

Healthy Connections, Inc., was founded in 1998 as a home visiting program and now operates nine clinics throughout Southwest Arkansas. Depending on location, services include primary and preventative medical care, general dentistry, pediatrics, behavioral health, physical therapy and cardiology.