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Tips for Having a Sober Holiday Season

The holiday season always involves many gatherings that include tasty dinners and fun times for family and friends. However, for some individuals, the holiday season can also present many triggers that could cause us to relapse. The solution might be a sober holiday season. At Sophros Recovery, we understand the challenges that the holiday season…


Redefining Strength – Mental Health in the Military

Active duty military and veterans continue to struggle with mental health and substance use. Last week, we learned that suicide rates once again spiked 15% year over year. To help our fellow vets, we have to reframe how we think about mental health. Here are three ways to change our thinking about toughness, mental health,…

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Qualities of a Successful Outpatient Program

If you’ve already attended an inpatient treatment program or you’re in the midst of mild addiction, an intensive outpatient program treatment program may be the best treatment option for your needs. Intensive outpatient treatment allows you to get the care and support you need while also managing your responsibilities at home and work. Furthermore, an…

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Medication-Assisted Treatment Available in Jacksonville, Florida

Addiction recovery is a unique journey for each person, regardless of what type of substance they are abusing. At Sophros Recovery, we strive to treat the whole person during their time at our addiction treatment center. Therefore, we provide a range of safe and effective treatment options to help them begin the process on a…

a person struggles with trauma and addiction

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…