Category: Dual Diagnosis

Information that covers the correlation between addiction and mental illnesses both pre-existing and caused by the addiction.

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How PTSD and Addiction Are Related

Comorbidity (two diseases occurring at once) is incredibly common with substance abuse. In fact, studies…

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Symptoms of Schizophrenia in Alcoholics

Since addiction has many psychological symptoms, many have wondered whether it could be caused by mental…

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Dual-Diagnosis Treatment: Food Addiction

Most individuals associate addiction with alcohol and drug abuse; however, there are many other things…

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Interview With Beth Burgess

We are pleased to feature a guest blog written by author, speaker, and addiction specialist…

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Dual-Diagnosis: Gambling Addiction Treatment

The disease of addiction is a very complicated, almost mysterious condition. With contributors that are…

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Co-Occurring Disorder: Sex Addiction

When one thinks of the disease of addiction, thoughts often frequently move to alcohol and…

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The Scary Relationship Between Suicide and Addiction

Nobody who experiments with substance abuse intends to become an addict. A common misconception that…

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What is Dual-Diagnosis Treatment for Addiction?

After years of stigmatization and considering addicts to merely be weak in character and will,…