Dual Diagnosis

Dual Diagnosis

Treating the Whole Individual

Dual Diagnosis, is the condition of experiencing a mental illness and substance use disorder at the same time. When this happens, a person’s addiction to a substance can make their mental health worsen or their mental illness can make their addiction stronger.

For patients with dual diagnosis, it is essential they receive treatment for their addiction and mental illness. Dual diagnosis treatment offers the opportunity to address any underlying mental illnesses alongside treatment for your addiction.