Pine Rest Needs Volunteers For a Valuable Mentoring Program

Pine Rest Needs Volunteers For a Valuable Mentoring Program

Pine Rest Needs Volunteers For a Valuable Mentoring Program

Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services is recruiting mentoring volunteers for children and adolescents who stay in a residential program. These volunteers are needed to be a long-term supportive role-model, to walk alongside of our residents through their journey in…

Pine Rest Offers A Postpartum Depression Prevention Group In Order To Reduce Risk

Pine Rest Offers A Postpartum Depression Prevention Group In Order To Reduce Risk

Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services is working to reduce the risk of postpartum depression among women/couples in the West Michigan area, by offering a Postpartum Depression Prevention Group at its Northwest Clinic. This one-time group workshop teaches women and…

9 Daily Habits to Boost Your Outlook on Life

9 Daily Habits to Boost Your Outlook on Life
Our society often tells us that happiness comes from outside of ourselves…marrying Mr. or Miss Right, landing the promotion, affording a dream vacation, getting chosen for the lead in the school play or winning the championship. However, “happiness is an...

Bullying: Do Not Be Silent

Bullying: Do Not Be Silent

By Carolyn King, MD In today’s digitally connected and social media obsessed world, bullying is more pervasive than ever before. Many of us live with it every single day as do our children and teens. We live in a follower-leader…

Parenting Classes Offered at Pine Rest Southwest Clinic

Parenting Classes Offered at Pine Rest Southwest Clinic

Pine Rest outpatient center Southwest Clinic offers a 6-session class called Nurtured Heart Approach (NHA)® to Parenting for parents of children four to 16 years. Parenting can be the most difficult, but potentially most rewarding challenge a person can take…

Coloring Therapy: Mandalas

Coloring Therapy: Mandalas
Good news for all of us who like to color, doodle and sketch--coloring isn't just for kids! And it shouldn't be viewed as only a guilty pleasure, either. In fact, the pastime is therapeutic for people of all ages. Many...

Protecting Teens from Self-Injury

Protecting Teens from Self-Injury
Parents, teachers, and other adults go to great lengths to protect teenagers from harm. Yet, within any group of adolescents, statistics indicate one of every five females and one of every seven males either are currently engaging or have engaged...