We specialize in the treatment of addictions, and general psychiatric problems such as depression and anxiety. We use advanced approaches to treatment such as Suboxone. We work best with patients who are serious about their treatment and actively collaborate with us in their treatment planning. Our patients are humans not merely a collection of symptoms, and we don't hesitate to refer them to counseling to deal with their complexity. Read more about us at www.wfpanc.com
Wellness First Psychiatric Associates is committed to accurately assessing psychiatric difficulties, helping patients put in place a treatment plan that will be effective. We provide pharmacotherapy for conditions including depression, anxiety disorders, and ADD, and maintain a close relationships with local area psychotherapists in the event that counseling is indicated.
WFPA offers a comprehensive outpatient substance abuse treatment program that takes advantage of sophisticated medical technologies such as Suboxone and Campral to assist addicted individuals in their recovery. Our program includes substance abuse counseling that emphasizes behavioral and motivational strategies. Getting clean is a pleasure seeking enterprise.
Take the first step to help. Call Duncan McEwen now - (919) 429-7458


  • Years in Practice: 20+ Years
  • School: Tulane Medical School
  • Year Graduated: 1982
  • License No. and State: 28425 North Carolina


  • Addiction
  • Depression
  • Anxiety


  • ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Eating Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Substance Abuse
  • Trauma and PTSD

Mental Health

  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Personality Disorders

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Psychodynamic


  • Individuals
  • Group
Last Modified: 08 Oct 2015
Duncan McEwen, MD, Psychiatrist in Durham

Duncan McEwen

Psychiatrist, MD