What Does Dual Diagnosis Treatment for Depression and Addiction Look Like?
By Stonewater Recovery · 2 minute read
It's common for those with a depressive order to struggle with substance abuse issues. Depression can lead many to attempt to distract themselves or mask the problem with drugs or alcohol, which may help them momentarily, but ultimately causes the depression to worsen. A dual diagnosis treatment program is often necessary to address these co-occurring disorders. But what exactly is dual diagnosis treatment, and what does it entail when seeking to address depression and addiction simultaneously? At Stonewater Adolescent Recovery Center, we can help you understand what dual diagnosis treatment is and how it can help your teen overcome depression and society. Learn more by calling 662.373.2828.