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Read news and blog articles about Rosecrance and topics of note pertaining to substance abuse, addiction treatment and mental health disorders and treatment.


Rosecrance rolls out website redesign

Rosecrance recently rolled out its website redesign Wednesday, November 28, 2018. Healthcare Success, a California-based and nationally known agency, assisted Rosecrance with the rebuild, design and launch of the new website, a project that a little over a year to complete. Healthcare Success is a full-service marketing and advertising agency dedicated exclusively to helping healthcare … Continued

Rosecrance offers intensive outpatient programs across Illinois

Rosecrance offers intensive outpatient programs across many of our locations in Illinois, Wisconsin and Iowa. Below is a list of locations that offer these services. Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) for teens Griffin Williamson Campus McHenry County Frankfort La Grange Northbrook Champaign/Urbana Pewaukee, WI Davenport, IA Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) for adults Harrison Campus Belvidere McHenry … Continued

Bringing the 12 Steps of Spiritual Recovery into Everyday Life

by Father Jim Swarthout, Director of Alumni and Clergy Services The greatest gift you can give yourself, your family, and friends during the holidays is recovery The holidays can bring up all types of emotions, sometimes we miss our family and friends, sometimes we aren’t sure how to act around them, and other times we … Continued

Open house highlights new Center for Recovery in Central Illinois

In partnership with the Rosecrance Foundation, the Ramshaw family of Champaign, Illinois hosted an open house at Rosecrance on Moreland in central Illinois for friends and family on November 15, 2018. The open house showcased the new Rosecrance on Moreland facility, which will open to clients in early 2019. “Since Rosecrance’s entry into central Illinois, … Continued

Rosecrance secures key industry certification with Google

Rosecrance was recently approved for the LegitScript certification, a comprehensive certificate process for addiction treatment providers to achieve eligibility to advertise on Google and other intermediaries such as Facebook. Last year, Google banned all advertising and marketing efforts from addiction treatment providers on its site after discovering the alarming number of providers who were taking … Continued

Rosecrance appoints several new directors

Rosecrance is pleased to announce several new directors, including Kristin Hamblock, Director of Payroll and Benefits, Joe Kreul, Clinical Director of Rosecrance Berry Campus, and Jason Relle, Clinical Director of Rosecrance Griffin Williamson. Hamblock joined the Rosecrance team in 2010. She holds a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from … Continued

The Effects of Drug Addiction

Of course, it comes as little surprise to hear that substance abuse comes with negative consequences. Still, it’s easy to underestimate the severity of drug addiction, or to simply believe you or your loved ones are immune to these negative effects. Drug addiction is very real, and the long-term and short-term effects can be severe … Continued

Rosecrance Chief Medical Officer receives Distinguished Fellow Award

Rosecrance is pleased to announce that Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Tom Wright, has received a Distinguished Fellow award from the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) and was recognized at AACAP’s annual meeting at the end of October. A Distinguished Fellow is the highest membership honor that AACAP bestows upon members and is … Continued

Rosecrance names new Senior Director of Operations

Rosecrance is pleased to announce Craig Stallings has accepted the position of Senior Director of Operations, a position that will provide comprehensive leadership of Rosecrance operations. Stallings is a licensed clinical professional counselor and certified addictions counselor with nearly 25 years’ experience in behavioral healthcare and 21 years of progressive growth at Rosecrance. As Senior … Continued