Man asks his therapist what is dual diagnosis

What is Dual Diagnosis?

You struggle with a substance abuse problem. But there’s more going on. You suspect that there are also underlying conditions. What is dual diagnosis? How Mental Health and Addiction Intertwine A dual diagnosis definition suggests that you suffer from addiction as well as mental illness. This may refer to depression, anxiety, or PTSD. Other mental…

Man staring at glass of alcohol wonders is addiction a disease

Is Addiction a Disease?

It’s a shame that so many people push the idea that addiction is an indication of character weakness and immorality. It’s such an unfair assessment that only serves to destroy the confidence of addiction sufferers. For generations, addiction sufferers were left to live with the stigma of being seen as weak, useless, as well as…