Madison-area events address addiction issues in Sept.

Rosecrance will be involved in two events in the Madison area in September:

Voices of Recovery 2013

Rosecrance is a co-sponsor of the recovery foundation luncheon, which is Sept. 30 at the Marriott Madison West, 1313 John Q Hammons Drive, in Middleton, Wis. The event will feature author and speaker Rokelle Lerner discuss “Recovery and Emotional Sobriety.” A psychotherapist, lecturer and trainer, Rokelle has inspired audiences all over the world with her ability to address difficulties with insight, humor and clarity.

Seats are $75, and tables are $750. Registration and networking is from 10 to 11:30 a.m., and the luncheon is from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.

If you’re going to be in  the Madison area on Sept. 30 for the Voices for Recovery 2013 luncheon, we hope you’ll visit  the TMS Center of Madison afterward during a free open house presented by  Rosecrance  and  Connections Counseling. The event will be held from 2:30 to 4 p.m. at the TMS Center of Madison, 5005 University Ave., Madison Wis. Visitors will be able to meet our staff, tour the clinic and enjoy refreshments.TMS Center of Madison, a collaboration of Connections Counseling and Rosecrance, is the area’s only provider of transcranial magnetic stimulation, which is considered among the most significant and effective medical breakthroughs of the decade.</

If you plan to attend the open house at the TMS Center of Madison, please RSVP to Shelly Dutch by email here. For a map and directions, click here. For more information about the TMS Center of Madison, visit the website here or call 608-231-2200</strong.

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The Game of Life: The Addictions Edition

Dr. Thomas Wright, Rosecrance Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs, will be one of the keynote speakers at this Sept. 27 event presented by Community Partnerships.

Dr. Wright will discuss “The Developmental Approach to Substance Abuse.” The other keynote speaker is Tom Ritchie, Clinical Supervisor at Libertas, and he’ll discuss “The Levels of Care with Addiction.” Other topics featured at the event will include Gangs and Addictions, The Role of Trauma in Addictions, Sex Addiction, Eating Disorders, Multi-Dimensional Family Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and more.

The event is Friday, Sept. 27, at the American Family Training Center, 6000 American Family Parkway, Madison, Wis.