The Women’s Clinic at Pine Grove
Specializing in prenatal, perinatal, and postpartum mental health care
The Women’s Clinic at Pine Grove is a program designed to help women with their unique mental health care needs as they prepare to grow their family, during pregnancy, and following the birth of their child.
Conditions related to pregnancy that are treated at the Women’s Clinic include:
- Psychiatric disorders during pregnancy
- Depression and anxiety disorders during pregnancy
- Postpartum psychosis
- Postpartum depression and anxiety
The Women’s Clinic at Pine Grove offers individual evaluations provided by Dr. Siddeeqah Bilal to assess the level of care a patient requires and to tailor a treatment plan specifically for the patient’s health care needs including medication management, detailed follow-up recommendations, and collaboration with the patient’s primary care provider including their Obstetrician-Gynecologist.
Group therapy may also be recommended for patients in a community of other supportive women who are also learning helpful coping skills to care for their personal growth during this important time in their lives. The Women’s Clinic’s group therapy is led by Dr. Mallory Malkin, who works in partnership with the clinic’s treatment team.
*Postpartum depression & anxiety groups meet from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on Mondays while prenatal & perinatal groups meet from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Wednesdays. Participants need to arrive approximately 30 minutes before their first group to complete initial paperwork.
For more information about Pine Grove's Women's Clinic or to make an appointment, please call 601-288-8050.
The Women's Clinic Treatment Team
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Siddeequah Bilal, MD
Dr. Siddeeqah Bilal earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Tougaloo College in Tougaloo, MS., and her Masters of Public Health degree in Epidemiology from The University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI. She is a graduate of The University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, MS., where she also completed her Psychiatry Residency. Dr. Bilal is Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) and is a member of the American Psychiatric Association, the Mississippi Psychiatric Association, and the National Association of Mental Illness. Dr. Bilal was also a Maternal and Child Health Research Fellow through the Association of Schools of Public Health (ASPH), and was placed with the Mississippi State Department of Health in Jackson, MS., where she investigated the risk factors associated with sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), and determined barriers for preventative prenatal care in rural areas of North Mississippi. She is also a member of Postpartum Support International and is currently in the process of applying for National Perinatal Certification, which was established in 2018. Additionally, Dr. Bilal’s annual continual medical education credit trainings are tailored to perinatal psychopharmacology and therapy. Dr. Bilal joined the Pine Grove medical staff in 2018, where she treats adult patients within Pine Grove’s Outpatient Services Department.x
Mallory Malkin, Ph.D
Dr. Mallory Malkin earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice from Guilford College in Greensboro, NC., and her Doctorate of Philosophy, PhD, in Clinical Psychology with a specialization in children and adolescents from the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, MS. She is a graduate of The University of Mississippi Medical Center Psychology Doctoral Internship Program in Jackson, MS. Dr. Malkin is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist who is also duly certified as a Civil Commitment Examiner in the State of Mississippi. She is a member of the American Psychological Association (APA), Association for Psychological Science (APS), Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT), Association of Psychologists in Academic Health Centers (APAHC), and the Mississippi Psychological Association (MPA), among others. Dr. Malkin joined Pine Grove’s Outpatient Services Department in 2016, where she provides assessment and therapy services for children, adolescents, and adult patients. Dr. Malkin was also recently named the Assistant Director of Training for Pine Grove Behavioral Health & Addiction Services’ Doctoral Internship in Professional Psychology. Additionally, Dr. Malkin is the Continuing Education Chair and Region 3 Representative for the Mississippi Psychological Association. She also serves on the Board of Directors for the Kids Hub Child Advocacy Center (CAC).x