Addiction and Mental Health

Mental health difficulties like depressionanxietyPTSDstress often leads an individual towards substance abuse and using these substances often worsen the mental health. Mental illness and substance abuse often occur together, and it is called Dual Diagnosis or Co-Occurring Disorder. Following are the mental health problems occur frequently with addiction. Anxiety, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Eating DisorderBipolar DisorderSchizophrenia and Personality Disorders.

  • Alcohol addiction
  • Opioid dependence
  • Cognitive impairment
  • Drug use and toxicity
  • Hallucinogens abuse
  • Addiction and brain

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