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Spero Health opens addiction treatment in Clarksburg

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – A new outpatient addiction treatment center has opened in Harrison County. Spero Health operates 70 facilities across five other states and is now bringing its first facility to West Virginia. Spero Health, a Nashville-based company, gets its name from the Latin meaning of Spero, which is “I hope.” According to officials from… Read More

Importance of Transportation to Access Addiction Treatment Services

WASHINGTON, Feb 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Unable to drive due to a medical condition, Patricia Robinson had been missing doctor’s appointments and felt isolated without another means of transport near her home in the U.S. state of North Carolina. But today, thanks to an on-demand ride-sharing service that launched in the small city of… Read More

Spero Health Opens Drug and Alcohol Rehab Facility in Staunton Virginia

Drug overdose deaths have topped a million in the United States over the last 20 years, and early indicators point to 2021 adding 100,000 more to this tragic number. Many states are still showing an alarming increase in deaths after an already historic milestone nation-wide in 2020. Spero Health is quickly responding to this deadly… Read More

Spero Health Helps Students with Survey on Stigma of Addiction in Boyle County

Centre College students in the Sociological Research Methods class conducted surveys in Boyle County to study stigma as an obstacle to addiction recovery. They presented their findings to the community earlier this month. Students sent out two surveys in the fall of 2021 to determine whether stigma is an obstacle to recovery, specifically in opioid… Read More

Spero expanding services, locations – PE-backed addiction treatment firm opened 24 new clinics in 2021

Brentwood-based outpatient addiction treatment company Spero Health is launching a slew of new services in 2022 and has announced intent to expand into West Virginia and North Carolina at the beginning of the year. The three-year-old, private equity-backed firm will provide substance abuse disorder treatment services across seven states after the expansion. Spero currently operates… Read More