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…

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.

First Geriatric Psychiatry Fellow Makes Pine Rest Her Home

First Geriatric Psychiatry Fellow Makes Pine Rest Her Home

Jessica O’Mara, DO, an alumnus of the first class of the Pine Rest Psychiatry Residency, is currently the first Pine Rest Geriatric Psychiatry Fellow and has accepted a position as geriatric psychiatrist on the older adult unit starting July 1, 2019.

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…

From Anxiety to Confidence: One Patient’s Story of HOPE!

From Anxiety to Confidence: One Patient’s Story of HOPE!
John*, who was struggling with crippling anxiety, was one of my first patients during my second year of residency rotation in the Loeks Residency Center at Pine Rest. Unfortunately, John and his wife were very limited in what they could...