What Is a Co-occurring Treatment Center?

What Is a Co-occurring Treatment Center?

  When a person checks into a typical rehab center, the facility will likely do a great job of making sure that person detoxes, goes through withdrawal safely, and learns to live a normal life without substance use. However, if that person were suffering from a...
Why You Can’t Just Snap Out of an Addiction

Why You Can’t Just Snap Out of an Addiction

Mental Illness and Addiction Treatment Mental illness is still underdiagnosed when coupled with substance abuse and addiction, and consequently, we are in dire need of more treatment centers. Although people are becoming more and more aware of the effects of mental...
Understanding The Possible Causes Of Dual Diagnosis

Understanding The Possible Causes Of Dual Diagnosis

Dual diagnosis occurs when a person has a mood disorder or mental illness, as well as a substance abuse problem. Both of these disorders require its own treatment plan, however, one is often overlooked or thought of as a symptom of the other. Although the reasons vary...