Mental Health: A Visit to Rosecrance

From left to right: Rev. Chris Pierson, Director of connectional ministries for the northern Illinois United Methodist conference, Shawna Rohrman Assitant professor of sociology for north central college, Rev. Michael Solberg of the Union Church of Hinsdale, Dr. David Rinaldi former pediatrician, Robert Lundin- A mental health specialist at Dupage county health department from St. Marks Episcopal, Lois Walter retired social worker and drug counselor from Faith Lutheran Church

From left to right:
Rev. Chris Pierson, Director of connectional ministries for the northern Illinois United Methodist conference, Shawna Rohrman Assitant professor of sociology for north central college, Rev. Michael Solberg of the Union Church of Hinsdale, Dr. David Rinaldi former pediatrician, Robert Lundin- A mental health specialist at Dupage county health department from St. Marks Episcopal, Lois Walter retired social worker and drug counselor from Faith Lutheran Church

DuPage United leaders went to Rockford IL with key elected officials, hospital representatives, deputy sheriff, and others to see how a successful crisis intervention center is run. A crisis center is a more effective alternative to hospital emergency rooms for those with a mental illness crisis.