April is Alcohol Awareness Month

April is observed as Alcohol Awareness Month to raise awareness about the dangers of excessive alcohol consumption and its impact on individuals, families, and communities. It is a crucial time to educate people about the risks associated with alcohol abuse and to promote healthy lifestyles that prioritize sobriety and wellness. Alcoholism is a serious and […]

Fairwinds Treatment Center Stands with NEDA for Eating Disorder Awareness Week

Every year, the National Eating Disorder Association (NEDA) hosts Eating Disorder Awareness Week to raise awareness about the seriousness of eating disorders and to provide support for individuals who are struggling with this condition. This year marks the 39th annual Eating Disorder Awareness Week, and Fairwinds Treatment Center is proud to stand with NEDA in […]

Fairwinds Treatment Center Announces Promotions and New Leadership

Clearwater, Florida – Fairwinds Treatment Center is pleased to announce the promotion of Amy Helland, BSN, RN-BC, to Chief Executive Officer. Ms. Helland has been with Fairwinds since 2005, serving in various leadership roles including Director of Nursing and Quality Management Coordinator. Ms. Helland brings a wealth of experience to her new role, having worked […]

New Years Resolution for Sobriety

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New Year’s resolutions are a common way for people to set goals and make positive changes in their lives. For those struggling with addiction, the new year can be a particularly meaningful time to make a resolution to get sober and begin the journey of recovery. If you have made the decision to recover from […]

Stay Sober Over New Year’s Eve

New Years Eve can be a particularly challenging time for people in recovery from alcoholism. The combination of social events, family gatherings, and increased stress can create a perfect storm for relapse. However, with the right strategies and support, it is possible to successfully navigate this time of year and stay sober. Here are some […]

Drug and Alcohol Treatment

Ready to take your life back? Effective, Discrete Drug & Alcohol Rehab in Clearwater, Florida Addictions and psychiatric disorders are rarely conquered alone.We believe that it takes a village to help win the battle— and that’s exactly what the team at Fairwinds Treatment Center provides. For over 30 years, Fairwinds Treatment Center has set the […]

Behaviors Associated With Prescription Drug Addiction


While prescription drug addiction can lead to some very dangerous behaviors, there are also some warning signs that you can look out for. Below are some of the most common behaviors associated with prescription drug addiction. Irritability When Drug Is Unavailable If you’re struggling with prescription drug addiction, you may find yourself feeling irritable when […]