Community Foundation grant funds mental health prevention work in schools

Rosecrance program re-started January 1, 2017, for students and families A Rosecrance program that expands access to behavioral health services in schools continues this year thanks to a grant from the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois. The $40,000 grant from the Dr. Louis & Violet Rubin Fund supports the Open Access Child and Family Counseling … Continued

David Gomel named president of Rosecrance, Inc.

Philip Eaton, president/CEO of Rosecrance Health Network, to manage growth and development opportunities Rosecrance announced today that effective immediately, David Gomel, Ph.D., has been named president of Rosecrance, Inc. Rosecrance, Inc. is a subsidiary of Rosecrance Health Network. Dave Gomel began working for Rosecrance in 1993 as a counselor in adult substance abuse treatment. He … Continued

Rosecrance hires new director of nursing

Rosecrance has hired a new director of nursing with experience in the states and abroad. Allison Pale, who joined the staff this month, has been a registered nurse for 16 years, with 14 of those years spent as a family nurse practitioner. She comes to Rockford from her most recent role as director of nursing … Continued

New outpatient addiction treatment programs available in Chicago suburbs

Rosecrance has launched intensive outpatient addiction treatment programs (IOPs) for adults of all ages at its offices in Northbrook, Frankfort and La Grange. IOPs allow people to focus on their recovery skills while staying in their home environments. Clients participate in treatment nine hours a week using an evidence-based curriculum that includes individual and family … Continued

Rosecrance’s Dave Gomel receives Ph.D. from Walden University in Minneapolis

David Gomel, Sr. Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for Rosecrance, has been awarded a Ph.D. in Public Policy and Administration from Walden University of Minneapolis, Minn. Gomel, who has been with Rosecrance for 20 years, oversees operations at more than 40 Rosecrance sites. His doctoral studies were focused on non-profit administration. He also holds … Continued

Clients and staff gather to honor Veterans Day

Michael Oldenburg tried to capture why saying “thank you for your service” can be confusing to veterans on Veterans Day. “All’s we did was our job,” said Oldenburg, a Rosecrance transition specialist. He said it’s the thought behind that sentiment that counts. Oldenburg shared that and details about his own time in the U.S. Army … Continued