Rosecrance’s chief medical officer receives national award for clinical excellence

Dr. Thomas Wright, Chief Medical Officer at Rosecrance Health Network, was honored Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015, as Addiction Professional magazine’s “Outstanding Clinician of the Year” in the physician category. The award was presented at the National Conference on Addiction Disorders … Continue reading

Rosecrance offers new prevention tool aimed at teens

Rosecrance has published a new prevention education booklet aimed at teens that includes real-life feedback from young people in recovery for drug and alcohol abuse. The publication is called “Been There: Teens in Recovery Tell It Like It Is.” It’s … Continue reading

Rosecrance Foundation Benefit raises record funds to help clients who need financial aid

For the third straight year, The Rosecrance Foundation set an attendance record at the annual Benefit, which raises funds to help families that need financial assistance for behavioral health treatment services. Multi-platinum country quartet Lonestar headlined the event, which was … Continue reading

Rosecrance partners with Your Choice to address substance abuse with teens, families

Grant expands prevention education efforts started by Wisconsin family Rosecrance has partnered with Your Choice, a drug and alcohol awareness program, to provide more opportunities for prevention education across the region. Your Choice is a nonprofit founded by the Lybert … Continue reading

Don’t let mental health, addiction issues smolder

Firefighters and paramedics encounter traumatic events in the line of duty every day. To deal with the stress and injuries from their jobs, some turn to alcohol and other drugs. The new Rosecrance Florian Program offers the best opportunity for lasting recovery by incorporating occupational … Continue reading

Boccignone joins Rosecrance to lead fundraising as longtime development chief Lynne Vass retires

Anne Boccignone, a veteran executive in the fields of marketing and communications and an experienced fundraiser, has joined Rosecrance Health Network as Vice President of Development. She takes the reins at the Rosecrance Foundation from Lynne Vass, a former Rosecrance … Continue reading

Relocated Rosecrance Ware Center further integrates mental health, addiction services

Rosecrance has transformed a long-vacant grocery store in Rockford, Illinois, into a modern new home for the Ware Center, helping to strengthen and integrate behavioral health services in the community. The Ware Center delivers outpatient mental health services to more … Continue reading

Relocated Rosecrance Ware Center a bigger home for adult mental health services

Modern facility nearly doubles the space for clients, staff and programming Rosecrance has transformed a long-vacant grocery store along the North Main Street corridor into a modern new home for the Ware Center, where staff provides and adult clients receive … Continue reading

Rosecrance adds detox services for teens at adolescent campus; first such license in state

ROCKFORD – Responding to the growing trend of opiate abuse, Rosecrance has added detoxification services at the Griffin Williamson Campus to serve teenagers who enter treatment. The organization is the first to receive such a license in Illinois. The license … Continue reading

Traveling art exhibit by teens at Rosecrance opens Monday at Thompson Center in Chicago

Rosecrance, one of the country’s leading teen substance abuse treatment centers, has launched a traveling art exhibit to help parents understand teenagers’ points of view about pressures they encounter and how they are faced with the potential to use, and … Continue reading