Headlines highlight power of conversations on substance use disorders

Each time headlines feature an individual’s recovery journey, the conversation reminds us that substance use disorder can touch anyone’s life. “Substance use disorder is a complex brain disease that does not discriminate,” said Rosecrance Regional President Carlene Cardosi, M.S.W., LCSW. “The good news is that talking openly and honestly about it can give individuals the … Continued

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

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