Turning Point of Tampa

Turning Point of Tampa, established in 1987, is a family-owned facility that has been providing comprehensive addiction treatment and eating disorder programs in a 12-Step based environment. Located in Tampa, Florida, this center offers a range of services for men and women aged 18 and older, focusing on the daily application of 12-Step principles within a licensed residential setting. Group counseling is a key component of their approach, supported by a highly-credentialed staff dedicated to client success.

About Turning Point of Tampa

Turning Point of Tampa offers a continuum of care that includes various levels such as detox, residential treatment, day treatment, intensive outpatient, aftercare, and recovery residence. Their philosophy, consistent for over 35 years, is rooted in the belief that a 12-Step program, combined with therapy, psychiatric evaluation and care, and other treatment disciplines, is essential for recovery from alcoholism, addiction, and eating disorders.

The facility provides a nurturing environment where clients receive structured guidance and the necessary tools to practice 12-Step principles effectively. This approach is complemented by individualized treatment plans that address not only addiction but also any co-occurring mental health conditions like anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, and eating disorders.

Key Features of Turning Point of Tampa:

  1. Comprehensive Treatment Programs: The center offers a range of programs, including detox, residential treatment, day treatment, and intensive outpatient programs, catering to the specific needs of each client.
  2. Dual Diagnosis Capability: As a dual diagnosis program, Turning Point of Tampa is equipped to address both addiction and mental health conditions simultaneously, providing a more holistic approach to treatment.
  3. 12-Step Oriented Care: The center emphasizes the importance of 12-Step principles in recovery, requiring participation in 12-Step meetings and sponsorships as part of the treatment process.
  4. Comfortable Accommodations: Clients are housed in apartment-like settings in a quiet area of Tampa, with amenities including cable television, telephones, answering machines, full kitchens, and recreational facilities like yoga, acupuncture, and on-site sports courts.
  5. Accreditation and Insurance: Accredited by the Joint Commission, Turning Point of Tampa accepts most private insurance, ensuring accessibility for a wide range of clients.
  6. Ideal Location: Situated just minutes away from the Gulf of Mexico, the center offers a serene and beautiful environment conducive to recovery and healing.

Turning Point of Tampa is committed to helping individuals find recovery and live the life they deserve. Their approach is not just about treating addiction but also about addressing the underlying mental health issues, providing a comprehensive path to recovery.



Alcohol, Co-Occurring Disorders, Drug Addiction, Eating Disorders

Treatment Services

Sober Living


AA/NA Meetings, Horseback Riding, Yoga

Turning Point of Tampa
6227 Sheldon Rd, Tampa, FL 33615, USA

Listing updated: Jan 17, 2024

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