10th Annual Cobeen Swing-a-Thon

Residents at Marquette University’s Cobeen Hall in Milwaukee, Wisconsin have once again shown their big hearts as they held their 10th Annual Swing- a -Thon to raise awareness for eating disorders. The Swing- a-Thon was held on April 28-29. A total of about 144 residents took turns swinging for 36 straight hours. Pledges were raised…

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Silver Lake Students Make a Difference

The National Junior Honor Society at Silver Lake Intermediate School in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin decided for their service project that they wanted to make coping skill boxes for the patients at Rogers. There are about 48 members of the NJHS that were involved in this project. Throughout the month of March, about 28 boxes were made…

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Jazzercise Delafield Center Donates to Rogers

Jazzercise Delafield Center located in Delafield, Wisconsin was very generous to donate an abundance of toys and gifts to our patients at Rogers Memorial Hospital Oconomowoc. May was National Health Awareness month and Delafield Jazzercise owner Ann Lestina, promoted collecting “coping skills” items for the patients at Rogers Memorial hospital during the entire month. At…

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Yoga on the Green (June 27 & 29) to Benefit Rogers

Printable PDF WHEN 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Monday, June 27 & Wednesday, June 29 WHERE Village Green in Oconomowoc (corner of Wisconsin Avenue and Main Street) HOW MUCH The outdoor sessions are free, but a suggested $10 donation is requested. Each week, the donations benefit a local charity. On June 27 & 29, all…

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2016 Initiatives

Research Rogers Memorial Hospital, in cooperation with San Diego State University, has been conducting clinical research using a computer-based software treatment tool known as Attention Retraining Program (ARP). Studies show that using ARP leads to a reduction in symptoms for such disorders as depression, PTSD and anxiety. Additional large-scale studies and software advancements are on…

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Two Thumbs Up: Carter’s Ready to Go Home

Carter was born with a congenital heart defect and has had to endure many surgeries in life. An anxious child, the ongoing stress from being sick seemed to overwhelm him. In first grade, he was diagnosed with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). We were managing it at home when his younger brother was diagnosed with Tourette syndrome,…

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