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The Relationship Between Trauma and Addiction

Substance use disorders often have underlying causes, such as mental health conditions. One of the most common causes is a history of trauma. The word trauma refers to the emotional response to events such as assault, vehicular accidents, and war-zone experiences. While shock and denial are common immediately following the event, trauma can have long-term…

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What Is MAT?

Recovery is a complex process that looks different for every client. Since Sophros Recovery is committed to treating the whole person, we provide a variety of safe, effective treatment options and give every client a program designed for their needs. That’s where our medication-assisted treatment (MAT) program comes into the picture. What Is Medication-Assisted Treatment?…

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Sophros Recovery Awarded Grant to Provide Scholarships for Veterans in Need

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Sophros Recovery is an outpatient treatment program that is set to open this summer in Jacksonville; providing services to Veterans is one of its primary missions. It is owned by Nick & Katie Padlo, who recently entered a grant competition for the National Veterans Small Business Award through the StreetShares Foundation. The…

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Addiction Treatment Programs for a Busy Schedule

Life moves at a fast pace – sometimes too fast. Despite our best intentions, we cannot get to everything we need to do during the day. If you or a loved one is on a path toward sobriety, a flexible addiction treatment program such as a partial hospitalization program or an intensive outpatient program can…