Sovereign Health of Florida’s newest treatment center is situated in coastal Pompano Beach. Its programs focus on the diagnosis and treatment of substance abuse, mental health disorders and co-occurring conditions for adults. This location also delivers day or night treatment with community housing in addition to a partial hospitalization program (PHP), an intensive outpatient (IOP) program and normal outpatient services. All of these levels of care are provided to help patients better understand their respective disorder and regain control of their health and life. With this latest addition, Sovereign Health of Florida now effectively serves populations from the eastern to western stretches of the state.
ABOUT SOVEREIGN HEALTH ADDICTION, DUAL DIAGNOSIS, AND MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT PROGRAMS
Sovereign Health of Florida operates two treatment centers in Florida. This facility in Pompano Beach, Fla., a city on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean, offers outpatient programming and community housing for adult men and women with substance abuse and. Medical detox is not available on-site.
TREATMENT & ASSESSMENT
The center offers a partial hospitalization program (PHP), an intensive outpatient program (IOP), and general outpatient programming. Treatment begins with a full medical and psychological assessment to gauge the nature of the addiction and whether any co-occurring disorders are present. Treatment plans are tailored to each individual’s needs and each client’s stay varies from 30 to 90 days.
Sovereign Health utilizes a blend of evidence-based and holistic therapies. Treatment modalities used during group and individual therapy sessions include ** cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR),** cognitive remediation, solution focused brief therapy (SFBT), pharmacogenetic testing, and experiential therapy.Sovereign Health’s website also indicates that loved ones are involved in treatment whenever appropriate through. 12-step meetings can be accessed on-site. Numerous holistic therapies are offered, including yoga, meditation, art, music, exercise, and equine therapy.
Ancalled Technology Enhanced Aftercare and Monitoring (TEAM) offers online programs and exercises split into three phases, plus continuing contact with a case manager. There are also on-site continuing educational workshops and peer activities.
The staff at the Pompano Beach location include a physician and a psychiatrist, clinicians, substance abuse counselors, licensed nurses, case managers, and patient advocates.
ACCOMMODATIONS & AMENITIES
The center offers gender-specific apartment living at Rustic Manor for up to 46 clients at a time. Residents share comfortable rooms and have TVs, a kitchenette, workout room, yoga classes, and an on-site laundry room. There is also a swimming pool, a gym close by, and clients go on regular beach outings. Clients are supervised 24/7.
WHAT ALUMNI SAY
Best-rehabs.com has received one review from an alum at the time of this writing. The alum polled by Best-rehabs.com, Brad, gave five out of five stars for most metrics, including treatment effectiveness, the number of available counseling options, the staff’s level of experience and training, and treatment of co-occurring disorders. For holistic offerings, the alum gave four out of five stars.
“It is very individualized,” he wrote about the program, adding “Sovereign met my expectations in all areas and exceeded them and the clinical staff and my therapist has been awesome.” In addition, he appreciated the equine therapy and group and individual therapy sessions.
WHAT STAFF SAY
On Indeed, 181 current and former staff members left feedback that ran the gamut, with even number one-star ratings and perfect five-star ratings.  Older reviews described problems with staff retention and poor communication. However, the most recent review from a current employee was a five- star review. The current employee wrote: “ the organization has continued to grow by leaps and bounds and build a culture of team work and continuously looks at improving treatment programs, patient care, and family programs.”
According to its website, Sovereign Health accepts most forms of private insurance and offers financing options through a partnership with My Treatment Lender.