Smart plans for a successful summer break

The end of school means another transition for youth who have experienced heightened behavioral health concerns even with the return of in-person activities over the past year. This freedom and leisure bring the promise of relaxation, but they may be a challenge for youth who thrived in the school day’s structure. And, it may be … Continued

Touchdown for healthcare: Two Rosecrance facilities named Elite Care Centers by Hall of Fame Health

Rosecrance is excited to announce that two of its treatment sites received Elite Care Center designations from Hall of Fame Health, an affiliate of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. By earning this distinction, the Rosecrance Griffin Williamson campus in Rockford and Rosecrance Lakeview sober living facility in Chicago are recognized among an elite network … Continued

Rosecrance receives $3 million from Winnebago County Mental Health Board to continue community-based programs

Rosecrance is pleased to announce that it will receive nearly $3 million from the Winnebago County Mental Health Board to continue initiatives that make it easier for local residents to receive mental healthcare. The Access to Care program provides a range of support for Rosecrance’s community-based services. This includes additional psychiatrists who provide evaluation and … Continued

Rosecrance’s Garcia named to State Police Merit Board

Rosecrance is pleased to announce that Raymond Garcia, M.D., has been appointed to the Illinois State Police Merit Board. Dr. Garcia, a board-certified psychiatrist and addictionologist, is the Rosecrance Harrison Campus Medical Director. He also is on faculty at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford, where he has received the Golden Apple, … Continued

Prevention teams building supportive communities for youth

Last year, over 40 percent of adults and 25 percent of adolescents experienced mental health disorders, while over 100,000 people died from overdoses. At the local level, prevention teams are addressing these challenges by educating communities and providing early interventions to youth at risk of developing serious behavioral health disorders. National Prevention Week (May 9-14) … Continued