What are co-occurring disorders?

When two mental health conditions exist at the same time, this is called co-occurring disorders. The term is most often used when someone has a substance use disorder and another mental health diagnosis, like anxiety, depression, or Bipolar disorder. If someone has co-occurring disorders, it is important that when they seek treatment, that they are being treated for both at the same time.

Click on the below blog posts for more information on co-occurring disorders

“When Getting Sober Reveals a Co-occurring Disorder”