Substance Abuse Treatment for Dual Diagnosis

Substance Abuse Treatment for Dual Diagnosis Substance abuse treatment for dual diagnosis issues is a specialized treatment for people with a Substance Use Disorder and another mental health condition. Effective dual diagnosis treatment addresses both conditions at the same time, and simultaneous, or integrated treatment of dual disorders, is considered an evidence-based best medical practice. [...]

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After Dual Diagnosis Rehab—Sober and Stable

After Dual Diagnosis Rehab—Sober and Stable After dual diagnosis rehab, you’ll have a fresh start. You will have withdrawn and detoxed from substances, and you will have stabilized mental health issues. With these very significant tasks accomplished, you can begin the healthy, happy, and successful life you and your family deserve. Very basically, you have [...]

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30 Day Treatment Programs for Dual Diagnosis

30 Day Treatment Programs for Dual Diagnosis 30 day treatment programs for dual diagnosis issues are widely available. If you or a loved one are in need of dual treatment, you will find that there are many options. Dual diagnosis treatment occurs in a range of settings--from outpatient to residential care with various steps and [...]

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Addiction and Mental Illness – Finding and Treating Dual Diagnosis

Addiction and Mental Illness – Finding and Treating Dual Diagnosis   Addiction and mental illness is a significant problem for those who can’t seem to kick their addictions. On one hand, many different substances and alcohol are known to cause short-term mental and emotional problems, but on the other, there are some who had their [...]

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After Dual Diagnosis Rehab—Your Happy and Successful Life

After Dual Diagnosis Rehab—Your Happy and Successful Life After dual diagnosis rehab, the adventure of a stable life continues at new levels. People with dual disorders—a Substance Use Disorder and a co-existing mental health disorder—can begin life anew. In fact, a new life established firm roots in an effective dual diagnosis rehab program. Even when [...]

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Effective Dual Diagnosis Rehabs Save Lives

Effective Dual Diagnosis Rehabs Save Lives Effective dual diagnosis rehabs save lives. Dually diagnosed people struggle with two illnesses that can debilitate and deteriorate daily life in a progressive fashion—an addiction and another mental health disorder. Each one of those conditions has the potential to be disabling, and, is impairing even when a mild form [...]

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Dual Diagnosis Rehab—What You Need to Know

Dual Diagnosis Rehab—What You Need to Know Dual diagnosis rehab is for people who are struggling with both a mental health disorder and a Substance Use Disorder simultaneously. Such a treatment program is very different than any that would treat just a mental health disorder or just a substance problem. The needs of people with [...]

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Addiction Coupled with an Anxiety Disorder – Does the Type of Anxiety Matter?

Addiction Coupled with an Anxiety Disorder – Does the Type of Anxiety Matter?   Addiction coupled with an anxiety disorder can be especially tricky to treat. This is especially the case when it’s hard to tell if the anxiety that a person battling an addiction experiences is a result of the addiction or a condition [...]

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Antidepressants May Enhance Drug Delivery to the Brain

Antidepressants May Enhance Drug Delivery to the Brain New research conducted by the National Institute of Health has found that the antidepressant amitriptyline or Elavil as it is sold commercially, is especially effective in lowering the blood-brain barrier by reducing the effect of P-Glycoprotein in the brain. Now, if that is a bit more scientific [...]

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Dual Diagnosis Treatment May Be the Missing Key

Dual Diagnosis Treatment May Be the Missing Key Dual diagnosis treatment may be the missing key if you've tried to get and stay sober but haven't been successful. Dual diagnosis issues involve the presence of a substance use problem and a mental health problem at the same time. Having both creates a compounded problem in [...]

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