Legalization of marijuana puts parents of teens on notice

Marijuana is in the news, not only due to the increasing availability of medicinal forms in communities across the country, but because several states might follow Colorado’s lead and legalize the drug. For some, the discussion downplays or even avoids mentioning how marijuana addiction ensnares young men and women in their formative years. Neglecting to … Continued

Teenagers believe legalization of marijuana encourages experimentation and may lead to further drug use

The legalization of marijuana for both medical and recreational use is happening in states across the nation. These changes may be affecting the way teenagers think about marijuana and other harmful substances. A new study commissioned by Rosecrance shows that the legalization of marijuana may encourage teenagers to experiment with the drug, along with other … Continued

Rosecrance offers therapeutic summer camps at the Berry Campus for children and teens

Camps address behavioral issues through fun and educational activities ROCKFORD – The Rosecrance Berry Campus will offer a summer-long series of Wellness Camps tailored for children and teens struggling with self-esteem, social isolation or other emotional issues who may need an alternative to traditional summer programs. Participants will learn how to build boundaries, make friends … Continued

Rosecrance McHenry Co. launches summer camp series to support wellness for children and teens

Camps address behavioral issues through fun and educational activities CRYSTAL LAKE – Rosecrance McHenry County is offering a summer series of Wellness Camps tailored to meet the needs of children and teens struggling with self-esteem, social isolation or other emotional issues who may need an alternative to traditional summer programs. Wellness camps focus on creating … Continued