This document is a research report covering the prevalence of addiction and other mental health disorders. The report addresses a few key questions: Is drug addiction a mental illness? How common are comorbid drug use and other mental disorders? why do Drug use disorders often co-occur with other mental illnesses? How can co-morbidity be diagnosed? How should comorbid conditions be treated? This report also addresses a series of other issues like childhood ADHD and it’s link to drug problems, smoking and schizophrenia, common factors for comorbidity, the way drugs influence adolescent development, examples of treatment options, and it also includes a glossary.
Research Reports: Comorbidity: Addiction and Other Mental Illnesses
by wpengine / Friday, 05 May 2017 / Published in Uncategorized