• Mental Health First Aid to Be Offered by SalusCare

    Do you know the warning signs of mental illness or substance abuse?  If someone in your family or someone you know experiences depression or withdrawal from enjoyable activities, would you know what to do? Mental Health First Aid, a nationally recognized program, is designed to help parents, friends and neighbors identify, understand and respond to signs …

  • Nancy Tedjeske, ARNP, Joins SalusCare

    Nancy Tedjeske has joined the SalusCare medical team as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP). Tedjeske will provide physicals for patients in the acute care and residential programs of SalusCare, which treats individuals of all ages with mental health and substance use disorders. She graduated from Mount Carmel College of Nursing in Columbus, Ohio, with a Bachelor …

  • Impromptu Fund-Raiser Raises $7,564 for SalusCare’s Vince Smith Campus

    An impromptu fund-raiser that was promoted exclusively on Facebook with just four days’ notice raised $7,564 for SalusCare’s Vince Smith Campus, the non-profit’s residential program for teens with substance abuse issues. The event was billed as a “collection party” at The Edison Restaurant on McGregor Boulevard by organizer Kathleen Wolter, who is a member of SalusCare’s …

  • Dr. Eric Leonhardt Joins SalusCare

    Dr. Eric Leonhardt has joined SalusCare, Inc., as a psychiatrist in children’s outpatient services. Dr. Leonhardt will see patients with appointments at the Ortiz Campus at 2789 Ortiz Ave. in Fort Myers and the Cape Coral Campus at 1105 Cultural Park Boulevard.   Dr. Leonhardt is part of SalusCare’s expansion of children’s outpatient behavioral health treatment, enabling …

  • Jennifer Haas, ARNP, Joins SalusCare

    Jennifer Haas has joined SalusCare, Inc., as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) treating adults and children with mental health and substance use issues. Haas will see patients with appointments at SalusCare’s Ortiz Avenue location at 2789 Ortiz Ave. in Fort Myers and at SalusCare’s Cape Coral location at 1105 Cultural Park Boulevard. She is a graduate …