Pine Rest Participating In Global Study Into Treatment For Severe Depression

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…

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 Research Symposium Highlights Advancements In Behavioral Healthcare

Pine Rest Research Symposium Highlights Advancements In Behavioral Healthcare

Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services Psychiatry Residency Program highlighted the research done by its psychiatry residents and staff at a research symposium on May 30. On display were 18 projects, case reviews and journal article presentations. Four of the…