Outpatient Services in Southwest Michigan
Our highly trained psychologists and social workers provide professional services with compassion and understanding, providing treatment for children, teens, adults and seniors as well as couples and families. Most treatment is in the welcoming environment of our clinic, and our clinicians now offer online teletherapy so you can pursue treatment from the comfort of your home or office.
- Counseling and therapy for individuals, couples and families covering most behavioral health concerns
- Psychiatric services and medication management
- Teletherapy for behavioral health issues
- Addiction and substance use disorders treatment
- Teletherapy for substance use disorders
- Group therapy
- Premarital counseling and assessment
- Christian counseling
- Referral to other treatment or programs including inpatient and partial hospitalization
- Employee Assistance Program, Church Assistance Program and School Assistance Program
- Speakers Bureau
As a parent, you may be struggling with how to talk with your children about a community shooting at a school or elsewhere. It is important to remember that children look to their parents to make them feel safe. This is true no matter what ages your children are, be they toddlers, adolescents or even young adults. Consider the following tips for helping your children manage their distress. Talk with your child. Talking to your children about...
As summer approaches, it’s not uncommon to hear friends talking about how they “love to travel.” However, most people don’t really love the process of traveling to a vacation destination—especially if there are children involved! Most of us like arriving at a destination and exploring new cuisines and landmarks, but find the long lines, canceled flights, and hotel reservation hassles difficult to tolerate. This is especially true for...
Children’s lives are touched by trauma on a regular basis, no matter how much parents or teachers try to keep the “bad things” away. Instead of shielding children from the dangers, violence or tragedies around us, adults should talk to kids about what is happening. The conversation may not seem easy, but taking a proactive stance, discussing difficult events in age-appropriate language can help a child feel safer and more...
Back to school season is just around the corner, and throughout the month of August, psychologist Dr. Greg Mallis will be offering advice for parents and kids to help ease the transition, on eightWest’s DAILY 2 program. Dr. Mallis is a Doctor of Psychology with our Southwest Clinic, where he enjoys guiding young adults, adults and couples through relational issues, couples and marital therapy, depression/anxiety concerns, men’s issues,...
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To meet a critical need and increase access for children and adolescents suffering with behavioral health issues, Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services child & adolescent clinical leaders, in collaboration with Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital leaders, will build a Pediatric Behavioral Health Center of Excellence on Pine Rest’s 220-acre campus in southeast Grand Rapids.
Tue Aug 9th 2022 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Virtual Event, Grand RapidsThe Dialectical Skills Group (DSG) virtual therapy classes are based on Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), using a more concise format and requiring a lower level of commitment. Talk to your Pine Rest therapist to check eligibility.
Tue Aug 9th 2022 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Postma Center at Pine Rest, Grand Rapids MIPine Rest is holding open interviews every Tuesday, 10 AM - 3 PM for psychiatric technicians, RNs, therapists, clinical and administrative support, janitorial and environmental services and more. Bring your resume--some positions hired on the spot!
Tue Aug 9th 2022 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Virtual Event, Grand RapidsOur Mood Management group helps and motivates adults living with chronic pain to build skills and reduce suffering, by understanding and managing the thoughts, emotions and behaviors that accompany the pain.
“My therapist has kept me grounded, which helped me to work out the struggles in my life.”
“My therapist is by far the best clinician I have ever worked with. I have complex issues, and he has helped me with them all. I believe he has helped to save my life, and I am very grateful for his expertise and good care.”
“I love the friendly staff here, and my therapist has helped tremendously with my anxiety and depression.”
“My daughter’s therapist is amazing! She has been so supportive and encouraging to my daughter. I’ve seen such great progress since my daughter has been seeing her. 100%!”
“This place has made a great impact on my life. Comforting, non-judgmental.”
“My therapist has worked well with children and adults. She has helped me with parenting advice and coaching. She is working well with my daughter. I have been coming to Pine Rest Kalamazoo/Portage for many years and have had a good experience with the staff.”