On March 23, Maranda welcomed Greg Mallis, PsyD to discuss teletherapy at Pine Rest during the stay-at-home order due to COVID-19.
Pine Rest licensed professionals provide therapy sessions anywhere in Michigan and Iowa with high-speed Internet access. The sessions use a secure, HIPAA-compliant online video much like Skype or Facetime. Services are available for ages nine and older.
Treatment is available for many conditions including:
- Anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic attacks, postpartum depression and anxiety, and more
- Substance use disorders and other addictions
- Relationship conflict and other family issues
- Coping with medical conditions
- Grief and loss
- Stress management
Research has shown teletherapy to be as effective as traditional therapy.