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WE HAVE A NEW NAME AND LOGO!

Starting January 1st, we have a new name and a new logo. Beck Center for Veterans will join with other organizations on campus that support military students and veterans.

Thank you Cabot Freshman Public School

Many thanks to Cabot Freshman Public School for you financial support to the service dog training program at the Beck Center for Veterans.

Meet Our Spring 2020 Interns

Debbie Eberwein, LSW is a licensed social worker and graduate assistant at Beck Center for Veterans. She is a 1st year Social Work graduate student. She helps with Ebenefits and claims and does individual counseling, group therapy, and support groups. Her passion is trauma and PTSD.

Sarah Eberwein is a 2nd year Social Work graduate student. She has a passion for trauma (PTSD specifically) and depression. Sarah can provide individual counseling, group therapy, and support groups.

Heath Meeks, LCSW is a Ph.D. candidate in Clinical Psychology. He studies clinical psychology, neuropsychology, and forensic psychology. He does individual counseling, family counseling, crisis interventions, PTSD group counseling, DBT group counseling, and community education.

Hiroki Matsuo is a clinical mental health counseling intern. He does group and individual therapy.  This is his third year in the program and he has been at A-State since 2011.

Maegan Davis-Carlson is a Social Work BSW student intern in her senior year. She is a veteran and served as a Navy Corpsman overseas and in California.  She has a passion for trauma and PTSD. Meagan helps with Ebenefits, claims, and support groups

Our interns are eager to be of assistance to you.  Services include assistance with E-benefits & claims, individual, group, & family counseling, crisis intervention, & community education.  Call today to set up an appointment. 

Check out what the Chancellor said about the Beck Center for Veterans

Opportunities This Spring

Hippotherapy has started back! 

Call (870)972-2624 if you are interested in participating.

Beginning January 27, Occupational Therapy will be available to veterans on Monday morning from 8:30 to 9:30 AM.  Email Plewis@astate.edu or call (870) 680-8802 to sign up.

Project Healing Waters Fly Tying Class on Thursday night from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM at 1405 Stone Street.  For information please call Tim Norman (870) 243-0187.

Guitar classes for veterans will begin the end of January.  If you are interested in signing up, call (870) 972-2624.

Scholarship Opportunity

A-State Military Scholarship

A special scholarship has been established beginning Spring 2020 semester for all active duty personnel and their spouses.  E-mail military@astate.edu for more information or check online at astate.edu/militaryscholarship .

MARCHING FORWARD

A PTSD THERAPY GROUP

Group will meet weekly on Tuesday at 12:00 PM in the Beck Center for Veterans Dayroom. 

Group will begin Tuesday January 21 and meet through Tuesday April 7.

Not all wounds are visible.  All hurts, habits, & hangups welcome.

YOU ARE NOT ALONE

VETERANS VILLAGE UPDATE

On the week of January 13, demolition will begin on the property, preparing to break ground.