Rosecrance’s Fink wins top annual United Way award

Frank Ware Award of Excellence named for former Janet Wattles Center President/CEO Sherry Fink, a clinical supervisor at the Rosecrance Ware Center, received the 2012 Frank Ware Award of Excellence on Tuesday, April 17, at the annual United Way of Rock River Valley Volunteer Recognition event at Giovanni’s. Fink, who has worked with the organization … Continued

Rosecrance Flower Day 2012 announced

The event is set for Thursday, May 10 Rosecrance Flower Day 2012 is set from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 10, at two Gensler Gardens locations. Event locations are at 8631 11th Street in New Milford and at 102 Orth Road in Loves Park. Choose from Gensler Gardens’ entire greenhouse selection of … Continued

Former Chicago Bear Mike Richardson promotes recovery in visit with teens at Rosecrance

Super Bowl winner from 1985 team tells story of addiction and recovery Download this news release as a PDF ROCKFORD – “L.A. Mike” Richardson, a defensive back with the 1985 Super Bowl-winning Chicago Bears, brought his story of addiction and recovery to the Rosecrance Griffin Williamson Adolescent Treatment Center on Tuesday afternoon, March 27. Richardson … Continued

In the news: Former ’85 Chicago Bear Mike Richardson speaks with Rosecrance teens

The Rockford Register Star‘s Matt Trowbridge wrote in today’s newspaper about former Chicago Bear Michael Richardson’s visit with adolescent teens at Rosecrance’s adolescent Rosecrance Griffin Williamson Campus on Wednesday. Williamson spoke to teens about motivations, goals and the 12 Steps. From Trowbridge’s article: Mike Richardson, a starting cornerback on the famed 1985 Chicago Bears, partied … Continued

TMS therapy featured on Dr. Oz

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS), the first and only non-invasive treatment for depression approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), was featured Wednesday, March 14, on the Dr. Oz program. TMS is a non-medicinal treatment for major depressive disorder. It is managed by board-certified physicians and features no systemic side effects, such as weight gain … Continued