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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 …

Comorbid Bipolar Disorder and Substance Abuse: What to Know

Comorbid Bipolar Disorder and Substance Abuse: What to Know

Comorbidity, the presence of two or more disorders at once, is common in people with mental health struggles. Here’s what to know about comorbid bipolar disorder and substance abuse.


Spotlight: The Role of Codependency in Drug Abuse

Working with those who struggle with addiction, it would be impossible for us to overlook the overlap of codependency in drug abuse. However, for those …


Payment Options for Substance Abuse, Eating Disorders, and Mental Health Treatment

At Fairwinds Treatment Center, our primary focus is providing the highest level of treatment for all those in need. Our staff has been thoroughly trained …


September is National Recovery Month: Substance Abuse and Mental Illness Treatment

Mental illness and substance abuse tend to be two disorders that have stigmas because they are not widely discussed. Those afflicted tend to suffer in …

Group counseling is a feature of IOP.

What is intensive outpatient treatment (IOP)?

What is intensive outpatient and who is right for this treatment program?

Stress about debts can lead adults to abuse substances.

4 causes of substance misuse in adult population

Be aware of these four causes of substance misuse in the adult population.

Excessive exercise could indicate an eating disorder.
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What you need to know about eating disorders in men

Here’s what you should know about eating disorders in men and boys.

Mental Health

May is Mental Health Awareness Month: Mental Illness Treatment

Mental health is often overlooked but is just as important as our physical well-being. Did you know that 1 in 5 people will be affected by …

It's important to find the right treatment program for your teen.
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Treating my teen: How to get your child the right treatment for an eating disorder

Trying to find effective treatment for your teen’s eating disorder? 

Learn more about how to address adolescent eating disorders as a parent.
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3 things you should know about adolescent eating disorders

Here are 3 things to know about adolescent eating disorders.

Worried your teen might have an eating disorder? Look for these signs.
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Does my child have an eating disorder? 4 warning signs you need to know

Here are four potential warning signs your child could have an eating disorder.


The Importance of a Dual-Diagnosis Approach to Treating a Substance Abuse Disorder

When you’re suffering from a substance abuse disorder and struggling to find the right treatment for you, it can be difficult to find lasting success …

Group counseling is important to several different levels of care.

What are the levels of care for Drug and Alcohol Rehab?

Become familiar with the levels of care for a substance abuse or eating disorder.

What to know about entering addiction treatment.

3 things to know before entering rehab for substance abuse

Here are three things to know about entering treatment for a substance abuse disorder.