quitting alcohol and depression
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When Quitting Alcohol and Depression Symptoms Increase

Imagine finally mustering up the conviction to stop drinking, only to find your depression symptoms worsen. Alcoholism and depression is a very common dual diagnosis. Individuals who struggle with alcoholism may develop depression as a result…
Genetic Testing in Dual Diagnosis
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Importance of Genetic Testing in Dual Diagnosis

Prescribing Medications More Effectively Last week we breached the topic of genetic testing and how it can affect mental health treatments. This week we wanted to dive in a little deeper and zero in specifically on dual diagnosis. But what…
What is Dual Diagnosis
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What is Dual Diagnosis and How is It Treated in Rehab

Addiction and Mental Health Occurring Together Co-occurring Disorders or Dual Diagnosis refers to a very common problem of dealing with substance dependency and mental illness or mental disorders at the same time. You see, often long-term substance…