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Blue Cross Blue Shield Is Major Event Sponsor For Pine Rest Annual Charity Golf Outing May 9

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (April 16, 2014) – Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services  announces Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan as the underwriting sponsor for the Annual Northern Michigan Charity Golf Classic held by Pine Rest on May 9, 2014 at Crystal Mountain Resort.

The event will begin with registration at 9:30 a.m. followed by a boxed lunch. The shotgun start is at
11 a.m. on the Mountain Ridge Course and an awards dinner will be held at 4 p.m.

“Our goal is to make sure no one in our community goes without behavioral health services for financial reasons,” says Director of Northern Michigan Services Bill Paxton. All proceeds from the Annual Northern Michigan Charity Golf Classic will benefit Pine Rest’s Patient Assistance Fund. 

Interested sponsors or golfers may register by visiting Questions can be answered by calling the Pine Rest Traverse City Clinic at 231/947-2255 x8118.

About Pine Rest

Pine Rest Traverse City Clinic is located at 1050 Silver Drive, south of The Commons on the west side of Traverse City. Since establishing the clinic in 2006, Pine Rest has become the premier provider of outpatient behavioral health services in northern Michigan. The professional staff members include psychiatrists, a nurse practitioner, fully-licensed psychologists, limited-licensed psychologists, licensed professional counselors, and licensed masters-level social workers.

Pine Rest Traverse City clinic is one of 19 outpatient locations operated by Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services in Michigan and Iowa. Pine Rest is one of the five largest free-standing behavioral health providers in the U.S. and is based in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The organization offers a full continuum of services including addiction treatment and recovery, extensive child and adolescent programs, senior care services, as well as specialized assessment and treatment clinics.