Innovation needed to meet mental health crisis

A message from Rosecrance President and CEO Dave Gomel, Ph.D. Recently, over 100 key organizations asked for a federal state of emergency to address children’s mental health. This included thought leaders like the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the Kennedy Forum, and state chapters of the American Academy of Pediatrics. I wholeheartedly agree that we’re … Continued

Rosecrance receives Joint Commission Re-accreditation

  When surveyors from The Joint Commission conducted their triennial accreditation survey September 19-23, Rosecrance was praised for the quality of their services and the care they provide to clients. Rosecrance has been accredited by The Joint Commission since 1984. The Joint Commission is a non-for-profit organization that has set healthcare standards for nearly seven … Continued

On Your Radar podcast: Defining mental health, mental illness, and a mental health crisis

When discussing mental health and mental illness, it’s critically important to make the distinction. A mental illness is a condition specifically diagnosed by a physician or a licensed therapist that needs a specific course of treatment. Mental health encompasses our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. Like physical health, there are many components to mental health, … Continued

Rosecrance promotes Relle to Director of Crisis Services

Rosecrance is pleased to announce that Jason Relle, LCPC, has been named Director of Crisis Services. In this role, he will oversee the Winnebago County Mobile Crisis Response and Crisis Co-Responder teams. Since joining Rosecrance in 2011, Relle has gained extensive experience working with children, adolescents, and families. He most recently served as Clinical Director … Continued