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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.

From solider to behavioral health

When Michael Oldenburg joined Rosecrance 17 years ago, it wasn’t the dream job he wanted, but it was a calling he answered. Oldenburg is the current clinical assessor for the problem-solving courts in Winnebago County. He held many positions at Rosecrance, but Rosecrance wasn’t his first employer. Oldenburg knew he wanted to join the military … Continued

Ending veteran homelessness

Jeb O’Rear’s plan to pursue a military career was cut short, but the former airman has found a way to continue serving. After graduating from high school, O’Rear embarked on what he anticipated would be a 20-year career in the U.S. Air Force. On July 4, 2011, he arrived at Lackland Air Force Base in … Continued

Rosecrance Flower Day is coming

Join Rosecrance Flower Day at Gensler Gardens and help make a difference in the lives of those struggling with mental health and substance use disorders. This annual event is held in Rockford, Illinois, on the Thursday before Mother’s Day, which is the perfect time to get quality plants and flowers and prepare gardens for the … Continued

NAATP Honors Trailblazers in Addiction Treatment Services with 2024 Leadership Awards Career Achievement, Diversity, Journalism, Quality, and Volunteerism

The National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP) unveiled the recipients of its 2024 awards for leadership excellence in the realm of addiction treatment services. These annual awards commend remarkable achievements, elevate awareness, and galvanize sustained excellence within the industry. The awards serve as a testament to the transformative impact of individuals and organizations committed … Continued