Category: Co-Occurring Disorders

29 Mar

Why Mental Health is Important in Addiction Recovery

People speak about the mental health issues surrounding addiction with delicacy, deference, and perhaps a little bit of cowardice. Mental health isn’t just an issue, it’s the only issue. A person can lose both legs below the knee, and if they’re okay with it, then it’s okay. By the same token, a person can be […]

30 Aug
Treatment For Co-Occurring Disorders - MD Home Detox

Treatment For Co-Occurring Disorders

Co-occurring disorders (COD), also known as dual diagnosis, refers to the coexistence of substance abuse and mental health disorders. Unfortunately, the co-occurrence of these two types of disorders can be difficult to diagnose. In fact, completely different therapeutic approaches were used in the past to treat each of these two types of disorders with different […]