Mark Breon: A Lifelong Passion for Philanthropy

Mark Breon: A Lifelong Passion for Philanthropy

Mark Breon: A Lifelong Passion for Philanthropy

“I credit my passion for giving back to my parents, who have always been philanthropic and encouraged me to start volunteering in the community at a young age. After graduate school, my spirit and capacity to give continued to grow,…

Effective Crisis Leadership Following Suicide

Effective Crisis Leadership Following Suicide
By Bob VandePol, MSW When death by suicide strikes the workplace, employees immediately look to its leadership for direction. How leaders respond when all eyes are upon them offers both tremendous opportunity and serious risk for the subsequent outcomes. Do...

Pine Rest Christian Homes Resident Life Enhancement Fund

Pine Rest Christian Homes Resident Life Enhancement Fund

  Life Enhancement fund will have an immediate impact on PRCH residents In the Spring of 2016, Jim and Dode Compere contacted the Pine Rest Foundation with a question – does Pine Rest have a fund that supports special ‘extras’…

Pine Rest Promotes Jansen To New Strategy Officer Position

Pine Rest Promotes Jansen To New Strategy Officer Position

Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services recently promoted Allen Jansen to the new role of chief strategy officer. In his new position, Jansen is responsible for leading teams that develop new programs that serve the community, integrate existing programs in…

Healthier Relationships = Better Health

Healthier Relationships = Better Health

Research clearly shows the importance of relationships in having and maintaining healthy lives. People with healthy relationships are fifty percent less likely to die prematurely, are better able to cope with stress, are healthier, and feel better about their lives. …

What You Need to Know Before Choosing Online Therapy

What You Need to Know Before Choosing Online Therapy
With the click of a mouse or the tap of an app, you can have instant and inexpensive access to a therapist, or so make the claims of many new tools and technologies that want to take psychotherapy out of...

Expertly Trained for this Exact Moment

Expertly Trained for this Exact Moment
Some moments in life stand out more than others. Moments of depression…of darkness, of brokenness...when things start to come unraveled. At Pine Rest, our teams of clinicians are expertly trained for these exact moments in your life. Here, you can...

Who Do You Trust When the Going Gets Tough?

Who Do You Trust When the Going Gets Tough?
By Bob VandePol, MSW Close your eyes. Picture someone you trust. I truly, truly hope you were able to picture someone. If so, you likely smiled. Having trusting relationships is rewarding, generates a sense of peace and supports resilience during...