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5 Signs You Have Co-Occurring Disorders

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: October 8, 2020 Updated: November 25, 2020 Addiction and mental health disorders are closely related. Mental health disorders can push someone to addictive tendencies. Similarly, addiction can lead to the development of certain disorders. When a person is suffering from mental health issues and addiction simultaneously, we…

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4 Common Co-Occurring Disorders That Require Treatment

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: September 9, 2020 Updated: October 28, 2020 Co-occurring disorders are common among people who are struggling with substance abuse. Many people who have substance use disorder also have a mental health condition. It works both ways, meaning people who have mental health disorders often abuse substances too.…

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Do I Need Dual Diagnosis Treatment?

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: April 28, 2020 Updated: January 13, 2021 Do I Need Dual Diagnosis Treatment? People with substance use disorder, whether it’s drugs or alcohol, often need dual diagnosis treatment during rehab. This makes finding a facility that offers dual diagnosis treatment of paramount importance. If you’re wondering “what…