Rosecrance celebrates Chicago River North opening

Rosecrance celebrated an expanded presence in the City of Chicago with an open house at its new River North location. The site is Rosecrance’s first step toward developing a network of outpatient centers within the city. Rosecrance River North offers outpatient mental health and substance use services for adults. It also allows people and their … Continued

Get to know: Beth Dahl, Grant Coordinator

A psychology degree often is the first step to a rewarding career counseling clients. As Beth Dahl discovered, it also can be the foundation to championing hope within an organization in unsuspecting ways. Dahl, now the Rosecrance Jackson Centers grant coordinator, has found unique applications to clinical training in nearly 30 years with the organization. … Continued

How do I know my loved one needs treatment?

It can be unsettling when you sense a loved one may need treatment. You may wonder if they are just experimenting with a substance, or if they are going through a temporary mood change. This can be tough to discern because not all who occasionally consume alcohol or another substance become addicted, and not everyone … Continued

Rosecrance honors International Overdose Awareness Day

  As dusk set on August 2022, Rosecrance staff, alumni, and clients paused to honor the memory of individuals lost to overdose. This was the first year that all major Rosecrance sites and regions collaborated to mark International Overdose Awareness Day with luminaria walks and other activities. “It is important that, together, we recognize everyone’s … Continued

Championing hope through therapeutic recreation

When an individual is immersed in a painting, thrilled by the sounds of nature, or stilled by reflection in a labyrinth, leisure activities are transformed into spaces and places where hope is found. This is what makes experiential therapies so effective—what may seem like fun is a life lesson. For nearly two decades, Rosecrance Therapeutic … Continued

Rosecrance, Rockford Public Schools partner to provide resources, support for students

Rosecrance and Rockford Public Schools pleased to announce a partnership that provides additional support resources to students who may be experiencing socio-emotional or behavioral concerns. Through this collaboration, which began in February, a team of behavioral health student assistance professionals (BH SAPs) has been embedded into RPS 205 schools. These caring staff members get to … Continued