Criminal justice official Rodger Heaton visits Rosecrance Ware Center

Rosecrance was pleased to welcome Illinois criminal justice leader Rodger Heaton on Feb. 5 for tours of two local facilities and a discussion about programming and the importance of behavioral health care funding. Heaton serves as chairman of the Illinois … Continue reading

Furry friend helps Rosecrance clients feel at home

An energetic four-legged friend has found a home at Rosecrance’s Griffin Williamson Campus, interacting with adolescent clients as they navigate their recovery journeys. Gracie Rose is a 2-year-old mixed-breed puppy that Rosecrance staff found at an Ogle County animal shelter. Aaron … Continue reading

Rosecrance’s Dave Gomel receives Ph.D. from Walden University in Minneapolis

David Gomel, Sr. Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for Rosecrance, has been awarded a Ph.D. in Public Policy and Administration from Walden University of Minneapolis, Minn. Gomel, who has been with Rosecrance for 20 years, oversees operations at more … Continue reading

Rosecrance committed to recovery home in Lakeview despite challenge from opponents

Rosecrance President/CEO Philip Eaton was resolute this week in the organization’s commitment to opening a recovery residence in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood, despite a last-minute challenge filed Monday by opponents who wish to derail the lifesaving project. After a hearing in … Continue reading

Connections Counseling expands services for adolescents with substance abuse issues

MADISON – Connections Counseling is excited to provide teens in the greater Madison area with more resources and opportunities for recovery with a new Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) beginning on January 18. The program allows teens struggling with substance abuse … Continue reading

Rosecrance a new partner in teen-focused website

Rosecrance recently partnered with a local student to produce behavioral health-focused articles for her website, which offers a variety of educational content geared toward teenagers. Bridget Krysztopa, a junior at Keith Country Day School in Rockford, launched bFITTEENS in 2015. … Continue reading

Rosecrance hires attorney Kelly J. Epperson as first in-house general counsel

Epperson previously worked at Hinshaw & Culbertson in Rockford Rosecrance has hired a local attorney with extensive experience representing physicians, hospitals and behavioral health providers as its first-ever in-house general counsel. Kelly J. Epperson, formerly with the law firm of … Continue reading

Rosecrance Milwaukee County now accepting clients

Rosecrance Milwaukee County is now accepting clients at a new outpatient clinic in Hales Corners. The office, located at 10950 W. Forest Home Ave., offers intensive outpatient services for adolescents and young adults ranging in age from 13 to 26. Programs … Continue reading

Hillman open house gives glimpse of recovery home life

Rosecrance Hillman House welcomed neighbors and other visitors Dec. 9 for a holiday open house that included tours of the historic home. Hillman House, 2415 E. State St., is a recovery home that serves adolescent male clients who have completed … Continue reading

Rosecrance medical staff gathers for semi-annual meeting

Coding and technology topped the discussion list during the semi-annual Rosecrance medical staff meeting, held Dec. 3 at Greenfire restaurant in Rockford. The event offers medical staff the opportunity to gather together and hear updates about programs and campuses, as … Continue reading