Rosecrance expands services to Chicago-Norwood Park

Rosecrance, a nationally respected leader in behavioral health, is thrilled to announce the opening of a new Rosecrance Therapies location to serve the Chicago-Norwood Park community. The new office provides integrated behavioral health care services, including individual, couples, and group counseling, with a variety of specialty services. Rosecrance Chicago-Norwood Park, 5440 N. Cumberland Ave., offers … Continued

Freedom from stimulant use as overdose deaths grow

Methamphetamine is a powerful stimulant that can lead to a life-threatening addiction, but ending the use of the illegal substance is possible. In 2021, Iowa witnessed a surge in the number of deaths related to psychostimulant use, primarily due to methamphetamine, which rose to 210 from 94 in 2018. Amid all this, Rosecrance Jackson Centers … Continued

A Joyful Gift of Gratitude

Hanging high in the sunroom of Claudia and Jim Swarthout’s home is a hand-painted, wooden sign that reads: Gratitude. For the Swarthouts, gratitude—thankfulness and the desire to return kindness to others—is a way of life. Claudia, a former nun, and Jim, a former Catholic priest, now Episcopal priest, have both lived religious lives that have taught … Continued

Rosecrance honors the nation’s first responders

First responders across the country put their lives on the line to keep Americans safe as they respond to natural disasters, tragedies, and accidents. On National First Responders Day, observed on Oct. 28, Rosecrance is honoring the men and women whose daily jobs come with extraordinary challenges that they face with bravery and dedication. “Today, … Continued

Lighting the path forward

As the sun set on International Overdose Awareness Day, hope remained illuminated for those in recovery from substance use. Rosecrance held luminaria walks at its residential sites in honor of those lost to overdose, with staff, alumni, and clients coming together to pay their respects. This year, for the first time, the walks were made … Continued

Take time for yourself today

If you live in the United States, chances are that you are stressed at some point during your day. Some stress is necessary in our lives, but when we struggle with chronic stress it can be harmful to the body and mind. In a 2022 poll conducted by the American Psychological Association, 55% of Americans … Continued

Rosecrance teen program addresses complex mood disorders

Rosecrance offers enhanced programming and clinical competencies at our teen residential campus to provide deeper resources for clients with mood disorders, especially those with chronic depression and a history of suicidality. We recognized the need for more specialization to address the needs of youth who have experienced multiple acute hospitalizations, and for whom outpatient and … Continued