Rosecrance, SwedishAmerican form mental health partnership

ROCKFORD — Rosecrance Health Network and SwedishAmerican Health System have announced a new partnership to improve the continuum of mental  health care services in northern Illinois. The partnership involves improvements in the delivery of both inpatient psychiatric care and outpatient behavioral health services. Under an agreement approved by both organizations’ boards of directors, Rosecrance will … Continued

Rosecrance hosting Feb. 26 open house at new Northbrook Office

Rosecrance Northbrook will host an open house on Feb. 26, 2014 for behavioral health professionals, educators and others who work with teens and families that may need services offered in the Northbrook office. The open house is 2 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014 at 1200 Shermer Road, Suite 109, Northbrook, IL. Attend the … Continued

J. Mark McVey and Christy Tarr-McVey to perform at 2013 Foundation Benefit

J. Mark McVey and Christy Tarr-McVey Tenor J. Mark McVey, who performed at the 2006 Rosecrance Foundation Benefit with Marvin Hamlisch, returns to headline the 2013 Benefit with his wife, Christy Tarr-McVey. The event is 6:30 p.m. Monday, April 15, at Giovanni’s Restaurant, 610 N. Bell School Road, Rockford. To buy a ticket for the … Continued

Rosecrance’s Waukesha County Office now open

Rosecrance began offering services for teens at a new office that opened Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, in Pewaukee, Wis. Rosecrance Waukesha County is located at N27 W23957 Paul Road, Suite 101, Pewaukee. Rosecrance has long served residents of Waukesha County through residential services at adolescent and adult treatment campuses in Rockford, IL. The local office … Continued

Jane Armitage joins Rosecrance as Director of Development

Longtime area fundraising professional Jane Armitage has joined The Rosecrance Foundation team as Director of Development. Armitage will help with the Foundation’s signature local events, the Annual Benefit and Flower Day, as well as other projects to raise money for charity care and programs to serve individuals in treatment for substance abuse and mental health … Continued

Rosecrance expands Wisconsin presence with Waukesha County Office, new venture in Madison

Rosecrance Waukesha County: Rosecrance is now offering adolescent substance abuse treatment services through its new Waukesha County Office, located at N27 W23957 Paul Road, Suite 101, in Pewaukee, Wisconsin.Services offered at Rosecrance Waukesha County include an intensive outpatient program, a continuing care group, confidential drug and alcohol evaluations, early intervention services, assistance to families who … Continued

Read the latest issue of Reach magazine online

If you want to know what’s going on at Rosecrance, check out the Winter 2012 issue of our publication, Reach. The 16-page issue features articles on: The Rosecrance School and how its teachers make education a vital part of substance abuse treatment Students of the Rosecrance School winning national recognition for recovery-themed artwork they created … Continued

Register Star reports on plans to add beds to Ware Center

In the Monday, Jan. 7 edition of the Rockford Register Star, reporter Melissa Westphal reports on Rosecrance’s plans to renovate the fourth floor of its downtown Ware Center to accommodate mental health patients: “The space would have the capacity for 16 beds under the designation of community-based housing. It would house a voluntary, short-term residential … Continued

Wisconsin State Journal reports on Rosecrance’s TMS therapy

A story in the Wisconsin State Journal spotlights the arrival on Monday, Jan 7, of transcranial magnetic stimulation (or TMS) therapy in Madison, courtesy of a joint venture by Rosecrance and Connections Counseling. “A new brain stimulation therapy for depression is coming to Madison this  week. Transcranial magnetic stimulation, or TMS, uses a magnetic coil positioned … Continued

Northern Illinois NAMI chapter hosts ‘In Our Own Voice’ Jan. 8

The Northern Illinois Chapter of NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) will present “In Our Own Voice” on Tuesday, Jan. 8, at Stepping Stones, 706 N. Main St., Rockford. “In Our Own Voice” is a unique public education program developed by NAMI in which two trained speakers share compelling personal stories about living with mental … Continued