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Pine Rest Participating In Global Study Into Treatment For Severe Depression

Pine Rest Participating In Global Study Into Treatment For Severe Depression

Study aims to identify genetic variation that contributes to risk of major depressive disorder and response to electroconvulsive therapy Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services is participating in a National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) study related to major depressive…

Severe Pregnancy-Related Depression May Be Rooted In Inflammation

Severe Pregnancy-Related Depression May Be Rooted In Inflammation

A runaway, inflammatory immune response may be responsible for triggering severe depression during and after pregnancy, according to a new study published in the journal Brain, Behavior and Immunity. Not to be mistaken for the rapidly passing “baby blues,” which…

Spectrum Health and Pine Rest Improve Access to Teletherapy

Spectrum Health and Pine Rest Improve Access to Teletherapy

Working Cooperatively to Offer Behavioral Health Services In an effort to improve access to behavioral health services throughout the state, Spectrum Health and Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services are teaming up on teletherapy. Building on their strong, collaborative relationship,…

Pine Rest Traverse City Clinic Expands Its Psychiatric Services

Pine Rest Traverse City Clinic Expands Its Psychiatric Services

Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services’ Traverse City Clinic increased its services recently. Having two new psychiatric mental health nurse practitioners will expand its ability to respond to the growing mental health crisis. Laurie Anger, MSN, NP, PMHNP-BC, is a…

Can suicide risk be detected in the blood?

Can suicide risk be detected in the blood?

Five-year, $3.6 million federal grant to fuel search for biomarker-based methods to evaluate suicide risk. The project is the first longitudinal study of its kind, and is a collaboration between Van Andel Institute’s Lena Brundin, M.D., Ph.D., Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services’ Eric Achtyes, M.D., M.S., and Columbia University Department of Psychiatry’s John Mann, M.D.

Pine Rest Pella Clinic Expands Its Psychiatric Services

Pine Rest Pella Clinic Expands Its Psychiatric Services

Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services expands its psychiatric services to the community. Having a new psychiatrist and physician assistant on staff will increase the Pine Rest Pella Clinic’s ability to respond to the growing mental health crisis. Monte Bernhagen,…