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

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...

A Patient’s Story of Hope and Motherhood

A Patient’s Story of Hope and Motherhood

Two weeks after giving birth to my second daughter, I realized I was suffering from postpartum depression (PPD). The signs were familiar as I had experienced the same symptoms after my first child was born, three years earlier. I understood…

Changing the Course of Life

Changing the Course of Life
Meet Rob. He has struggled with anxiety and depression as long as he can remember, self-harming throughout high school. Growing up, his family did not have adequate insurance, so he just dealt with it as best he could into adulthood....

Remembering Rev. Tony Campbell

Remembering Rev. Tony Campbell

This week, we have experienced a tremendous loss within the Pine Rest family. Reverend Tony Campbell was a member of the Pine Rest Foundation Board of Governors since 2013. Campbell passed away unexpectedly on July 18, 2017, just days after…

Patient Assistance Fund: Lisa’s Story of Recovery

Patient Assistance Fund: Lisa’s Story of Recovery

Meet Lisa.* She is 17 years old and receiving outpatient care from Pine Rest. Not long ago, Lisa attempted suicide. She had been abused by her father since the age of three. Although he was ultimately sent to prison for these…

Amanda Rubick: The Reason I’m Running

Amanda Rubick: The Reason I’m Running

By Amanda Rubick On May 13, I will be running the 40th Annual Fifth Third River Bank Run and raising funds for Pine Rest’s Patient Assistance Fund, which helps reduce the cost of treatment for patients experiencing financial hardships. I choose…

Sasha Wolff: Still I Run

Sasha Wolff: Still I Run
I was first diagnosed with depression and anxiety during my freshman year of college. The only thing I did at that time was start taking an anti-depressant. I didn’t want to deal with the depression. Almost 10 years later, my...

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,…

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’…

One Mother’s Story: Christmas 2016

One Mother’s Story: Christmas 2016

The Christmas prior to starting therapy at Pine Rest, my daughter didn’t think she was worthy of living. That year, we both cried the entire way to our family gathering. My daughter suffered from high anxiety and was very depressed….