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““ is very open about dealing with his mental health and that is something very personal to him,” a source tells Us Weekly. “Saffire has been his . She’s so patient, loving and really understands this has been hard for him, so she’s helping in any way she can and giving him a lot of emotional support.”

The Jersey Shore star, 35, was arrested back in April after an alleged domestic violence dispute, and was later released on $100,000 bond.

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Matos was openly supportive of Ortiz-Magro at the time, and took to her Instagram story to defend her man amid the drama.

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“Ronnie and I are fine,” she wrote. “There is a lot of misleading information floating around out here. With anybody who reached out with concern I appreciate it with all my heart, but everything that’s being portrayed out there are not facts. I don’t think it’s fair that people are using false accusations to gain attention.”

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Hours later, the MTV personality announced he would be stepping away from Jersey Shore: Family Vacation to focus on his mental health and being a better father for his three-year-old daughter, Ariana, who he shares with ex-girlfriend Jen Harley.

“After talking to the team at MTV, we have mutually agreed that I will step away from the show while I seek medical treatment for mental health issues that I’ve ignored for too long,” he shared on Instagram at the time. “My goal now is facing my struggles head on.”

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Ortiz-Magros showed his appreciation for Matos in June by popping the question and sharing the sweet photos on Instagram.

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“I love you 💕 Thank you for sticking by my side through thick and thin!” he wrote. “Til death do us part! #SheSaidYes.”

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As OK! previously reported, on Thursday, August 26, the Famously Single alum revealed to TMZ that he would be returning to Jersey Shore after a brief hiatus.

“I feel great, man. Four months sober, I quit drinking. Got engaged, full-time father, you know, living a good life,” he told the outlet, before adding of the MTV series, “I’ll be back and, you know, all the fans love me and I love them too so I’m gonna give them what they want and I’ll see them soon.”

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The US Weekly source explained that Matos has been an integral part of Ortiz-Magro’s progress: “They’ve overcome a lot together. Ronnie is a good person. He’s been around people who may have not had the best intentions with him, so [Saffire] is still learning how to get past all the obstacles when it comes to things he’s going through.”



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