Stallings to lead Rosecrance Ware Center

Rosecrance is pleased to announce that Regional Vice President of Operations Craig Stallings is now providing leadership of the Rosecrance Ware Center. In this role, Stallings will continue to oversee community mental health and outpatient substance use disorder services in northern and central Illinois. Stallings has more than 25 years of experience in substance use … Continued

On Your Radar podcast: Back in class

This year, back to school is anything but back to normal. As kids head back into the classroom full time after a year of remote or hybrid learning, the many changes and challenges of this transition can be all-encompassing and anxiety-inducing—for kids, parents, and educators alike. The pandemic brought unprecedented change to kids both academically … Continued

The frazzled freshman year: Rosecrance offers advice to help first-year college students thrive in new environments

The transition from high school to college and young adulthood is an exciting step, but it can be a challenge as young adults wrestle with newfound freedoms and search for their identities in new settings. Over the past decade, researchers have documented increasing numbers of college students who are struggling with mental illnesses. In 2018, … Continued

Rosecrance names Hamblock Vice President of Human Resources

Rosecrance is pleased to announce that Kristin Hamblock has been promoted to Vice President of Human Resources. Previously the Director of Compensation and Benefits, Hamblock will supervise all aspects of the human resources department. She holds a master of business administration and is a Senior Certified Professional through the Society for Human Resource Management. Hamblock … Continued

Rosecrance names Lodge Grant Management Administrator

Rosecrance is pleased to announce that Joan Lodge has been named Grant Management Administrator and Community Liaison. In this role, Lodge will oversee Rosecrance’s grant-based care, as the organization has been awarded funds to expand access to services in northern and central Illinois. In addition, she will strengthen relationships with partner organizations and agencies that … Continued

Rosecrance promotes Reichwald to Vice President of Innovation and Excellence

Rosecrance is pleased to announce that Sarra Reichwald has been named Vice President of Innovation and Excellence. In this new role, Reichwald will be responsible for developing strategy and training opportunities to ensure that staff at all Rosecrance affiliates consistently follow best clinical and professional practices. Reichwald has served Rosecrance in clinical and educational roles … Continued

Gomel: Recovery Month is for everyone

If you ever spend time with someone who is recovering from a substance use or mental health disorder, you may notice they often radiate a sense of joy and peace no matter what they have been through. It is an alluring love of living life well. There is good news: This joy is available for … Continued

Rosecrance celebrates National Recovery Month

Each September, Rosecrance takes time to celebrate recovery and the dedication of everyone who makes recovery possible. Activities are planned at sites that will encourage staff, clients, and alumni to reflect on the joy of the journey. Though Recovery Month is meaningful to those in the recovery community, September is a reminder to celebrate the … Continued