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About Us

New Beginnings Behavioral Health Services, LLC (NBBHS) has been a behavioral healthcare provider since 2009 and is privately owned and operated by Chief Executive Officer - Ms. Chirie Bazzelle, MS.  NBBHS currently provides services in Pulaski County and Cleveland County.  

Agency management is comprised of the Leadership Team: Clinical Director, Corporate Compliance Officer, Medical Records Librarian, Community Liaison, and Clinical Advisory Team. Clinical oversight is provided by the agency Medical Director - Dr. Jeremy Thompson, MD., board certified child psychiatrist; and Sara Jones, APRN, head nurse practitioner. 

NBBHS employs a dedicated team of Mental Health Professionals and Mental Health Paraprofessionals.  


NBBHS licensed professional psychotherapists specialize in the treatment of children, adolescents and family members who struggle with Trauma, Anger Management, Anxiety, Depression, Grief, and Relationship Problems, to name a few.  The agency provides counseling and therapy to individuals, families and groups - Utilizing a broad range of established therapeutic and psycho-educational techniques to help our clients identify their goals and develop the skills that are needed to help them flourish.  

Agency restructuring and improvement efforts over the last few years has created new growth as well as community relationships throughout the Central Arkansas area.

NBBHS is proud to hold current National accreditation for outpatient behavioral health services from the Council on Accreditation (COA).

NBBHS is an Arkansas State Division of Behavioral Health Services Certified Rehabilitative Services for Persons with Mental Illness (RSPMI) Provider. This certification allows for provision of outpatient behavioral health services to children, adolescents and adult Medicaid clients.

NBBHS is also expanding enrollment with several Private Insurance Providers.
(Please contact the office for additional information regarding your benefit eligibility).