Turning Point of Tampa, INC.

Treatment Center, BS

Verified by Psychology Today
(866) 236-3103 Website

Turning Point of Tampa, INC.

Treatment Center, BS

Verified by Psychology Today


Turning Point of Tampa Inc
6227 Sheldon Rd
Tampa, FL 33615
Call Meredith Knitch
(866) 236-3103
Ask about video sessions
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Affordable 12 Step- based Addiction Treatment

Turning Point of Tampa is located in Tampa, Florida. We provide affordable, Licensed Residential, Day/Partial Hospitalization and Intensive Outpatient Treatment services for addiction, eating disorders and dual diagnosis. We follow a 12-Step addiction model and are licensed by the Department of Children and Families and Accredited by the Joint Commission. Emphasis is placed on the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of the whole person encouraging "Recovery Through Responsibility." We treat alcoholism, poly substance use disorder, specifically opiates, heroin, benzodiazepines, amphetamines, marijuana and illicit drugs, including synthetic designer drugs. When a client completes treatment at Turning Point of Tampa they are invited to a free after-care group on Wednesday nights, therapist facilitated. This is an open ended group and clients attend as long as they choose to.

About Us

Founded in 1987, Turning Point of Tampa is located on a large, one-campus therapeutic property. Serving both males and females, our clients are 18 years of age and older. Highly structured, our programs are conducted in a safe, caring environment while adhering to a 12-Step approach. Clients follow a treatment plan that is tailored to fit their own special needs, which includes individual and group counseling. Our staff has both personal and professional knowledge and experience with 12-Step recovery. Our treatment team includes a Medical Director, Psychiatrist, Registered Nurses, Masters Level Therapists, Licensed Mental Health Counselors, a Registered Dietitian, Social Workers and Certified Addictions Professionals.

Leisure Time

A few of the amenities that our clients have access to include a landline phone in each residence, cable television in the common area of each residence, basketball, sand volleyball, BBQ grills and a recreation center. The recreation center features several game rooms, a meditation space, an art room, exercise equipment and a music room complete with bongos a baby grand piano, electric drums and guitars.
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Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • AvMed
  • BayCare
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Behavioral Health Management
  • Blue Care Network
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • ComPsych
  • Comp Care
  • Evolutions
  • Horizon Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MHNet Behavioral Health
  • Magellan
  • MultiPlan
  • New Directions
  • Optum
  • Seminole Tribe
  • TriWest
  • UMR
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • VA Choice
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  • License: Florida / 1329AD117801

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: The Joint Commission / Certificate
  • Certificate Date: 2019


Turning Point of Tampa Inc
6227 Sheldon Rd
Tampa, FL 33615
Call Meredith Knitch
(866) 236-3103
Ask about video sessions
  • Addiction
  • Eating Disorders
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Alcohol Use
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict
  • Medication Management
  • Obesity
  • Spirituality
  • Substance Use

Client Focus

  • Adults

Programs and Services

Treatment Programs
  • 12 Step Program
  • Addiction
  • Adult Residential
  • Continuing Care
  • Eating Disorder
  • Substance Use
Out / Inpatient
  • Intensive Outpatient Program
  • Long Term (>30 Days) Residential

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • 12 Step-based addiction treatment
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family Systems
  • Interpersonal
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Psychodrama Family Sculpture
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Relational
  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group


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Last Modified: 22 Sep 2021
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Turning Point of Tampa, INC.

Treatment Center, BS