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  • “Laughter Is the Best Medicine” Comedy Night Announced

    A unique new event is in the works that organizers at SalusCare say will be fun as well as break new ground in concept and timing among local fund-raisers. “Laughter Is the Best Medicine Comedy Night” will feature local celebrities who each will perform a five-minute stand-up routine for event attendees who will “vote” for …

  • Zonta Foundation of SWF Awards $10,000 to SalusCare

    The Zonta Foundation of Southwest Florida has awarded a $10,000 grant to SalusCare, Inc., to provide educational needs for women recovering from substance abuse at SalusCare’s Transitional Living Center on Grand Avenue in Fort Myers. The money will be used to purchase computer software, educational and recovery materials and stipends for about 60 women in …

  • Mental Health First Aid to Be Offered by SalusCare

    Do you know the danger signs of mental illness or substance abuse?  If your child suddenly experiences depression or withdrawal from enjoyable activities, would you know what to do? Now there’s a nationally recognized day-long program to help parents, friends and neighbors identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illness and substance abuse before …

  • David Winters to Retire as Chief Administrative Officer

    David Winters, a 38-year healthcare veteran and local leader, has announced his retirement as Chief Administrative Officer of SalusCare, Inc., the region’s largest provider of treatment for mental health and substance use disorders. Winters, 60, said his retirement will become effective in early 2015, when he plans to take a year off from any professional …

  • SalusCare Promotes Debra Patterson to VP of Quality Management

    Mental health veteran Debra Patterson of Fort Myers has been promoted to Vice President of Quality Management of SalusCare, Inc., the region’s largest provider of treatment services for individuals with mental health and/or substance use issues. Patterson has more than 30 years of experience as a mental health clinician and has been licensed in Florida …