Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to the Coronavirus
As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Wellness Resource Center to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, on-site visitation is no longer allowed at Wellness Resource Center.

  • This restriction has been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • We are offering visitation through telehealth services so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services are being vetted and may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff has received infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance has been provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are being monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.
  • We are in communication with our local health department to receive important community-specific updates.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

For detailed information on COVID-19, please visit https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Our Staff

Dean John Rotondo, MD, PA

Psychiatrist

Dr. Dean Rotondo serves as the Consulting Psychiatrist on the medical team at Wellness Resource Center, providing psychiatric evaluation and medication management for our clients, and was WRC’s original Medical Director in 1997. Dr. Rotondo has been privately treating dual diagnosis clients in South Florida since 1992, and specializes in neuropsychiatry, neuro-psychopharmacology, and in working with trauma survivors and individuals with substance use, anxiety, and bipolar disorders.

Dr. Rotondo received undergraduate degrees in both biology and theology from Fordham University, and obtained his Degree of Medicine in 1981 from St. George’s University, after which he completed a residency in psychiatry at The University of Miami School of Medicine, and a residency in neurology at The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Rotondo is a Diplomate of The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, as well as a member of multiple professional societies, such as the American Medical Association (AMA), American Psychiatric Association (APA), and The New York Academy of Sciences. Formerly the Clinical Director at Fair Oaks Hospital in Delray Beach, Dr. Rotondo continues to serve on the department of psychiatry at both Delray Community Hospital and Boca Raton Community Hospital.

During his distinguished career, Dr. Rotondo has worked at virtually every level of chemical dependency and psychiatric illness treatment, including South County Mental Health Center, Wayside House, The Beachcomber, and the Crist Counseling Center. Dr. Rotondo has also lectured throughout the United States and internationally, and has been interviewed by both The Los Angeles Times and The Today Show because of specialization in mood disorders.

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Our son has a strong, sober network of friends and is better than we've ever seen him! Thanks to Wellness, our family has been reunited.

– Ryan M.