Psychiatry Residency & Fellowships

Offering an immersive learning environment, with more clinical exposure, more hands-on experience and greater involvement with patients, including residential, inpatient and outpatient care.

Psychiatry Residency


No program offers the continuum of care and access to patients that Pine Rest does. Our doctors hold decades of teaching experience and are not only great practitioners, but great educators as well.

Welcome to the Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services Psychiatry Residency Program located in beautiful Grand Rapids, the second largest city in the state of Michigan. We are looking for talented applicants.

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Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship

Our program, with its unparalleled access to a wide range of patients, offers the highest quality of training that produces forward-thinking leaders in the field of Addiction Psychiatry. The Pine Rest Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship offers a one-year fully immersive clinical training program for psychiatrists to become experts in diagnosing and caring for people with substance use disorders.

The insights and knowledge our fellows receive, through our experienced staff, will enable them to positively impact the lives of their patients and society at large. Such clinical service is also tremendously gratifying and brings with it many rewards.

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Child & Adolescent Fellowship

Heide Rollings, MD

No program offers the continuum of care and access to child and adolescent patients that Pine Rest does. Our physician faculty provides enthusiastic, expert and experienced supervision.

Welcome to Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services/ Michigan State University Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Program, a comprehensive training experience located in beautiful Grand Rapids, Michigan. Our program seeks to nurture residents dedicated to providing intelligent, compassionate and best-in-class care to their young patients.

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Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship

Fellowship trained geriatric psychiatrists are in short supply, demand is rising, and the practice of geriatric psychiatry is full of variety and reward.

Our new geriatric psychiatry fellowship program at Pine Rest is designed to provide the tools necessary to develop expertise in providing care for older adults. You will be called on to hone your knowledge in both general medicine and neurology to inform your psychiatry practice, and to combine knowledge of neural pathways, common and uncommon degenerative and neurodegenerative illnesses, and psychiatric expertise to care for the whole person.

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Our outstanding 200-acre campus sits in beautiful, vibrant and family-friendly Grand Rapids and West Michigan…offering a welcoming environment for families, singles and couples. Plentiful parks, museums, music, club scene and Lake Michigan beaches are just a short drive away!

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  • Wed Nov 20th 2019 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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    Publishing and Presenting Your Work in Academic Psychiatry (Grand Rounds)

    Postma Center at Pine Rest, Grand Rapids MI

    In this presentation, Dost Öngür, MD, PhD will describe the academic publication process, from submitting a manuscript to review and publication.  As an editor, he will highlight the issues editors pay attention to, and the types of papers prioritized.  He will also summarize the principles to follow for a successful scientific presentation.
  • Wed Nov 20th 2019 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    Adolescent HLG

    Adolescent Healthy Living Group

    Pine Rest Christian Counseling Center, Grand Rapids MI

    The Adolescent Healthy Living Group is a recurring 12-week program offered through Pine Rest designed to meet the needs of teens 13 years and older who are struggling with depression, anxiety or mood regulation problems.
  • Wed Nov 20th 2019 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

    Mindfulness Therapy Group for LGBTQ+ Persons

    Pine Rest Campus Clinic, Grand Rapids MI

    The Mindfulness Therapy Group for LGBTQ+ Persons welcomes adults (18+) from all gender and sexual identities and expressions. The program offers a safe and inclusive space for members to learn how to cope with life's difficulties.
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