ADHD And Addiction

According to various studies backed up by south Florida rehab centers, there is an estimated 25 percent overlap within adolescents that have substance use disorder and also fit the criteria for ADHD diagnosis. ADHD, or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, is a chronic condition that includes a combination of persistent problems such as difficulty sustaining attention,…

The Dangerous Dual Diagnosis

A dual diagnosis is nothing to ignore. Depression, Bipolar Disorder, etc can all be dangerous catalysts for a chemical dependency and substance abuse can also drive mental health disorders.   Mental Health Disorders Commonly Co-Occurring with Substance Abuse Bipolar Disorder Depression Eating Disorders Generalized Anxiety Disorder Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Panic Disorder Personality Disorder Post Traumatic…