Millions of people throughout the world experience mental illness and substance use disorders. While some develop a mental illness or a substance use disorder, others end up having both conditions occur at the same time. This is known as dual diagnosis. When this is the case, it is imperative that the appropriate treatment is obtained to help reduce the severity of symptoms and help individuals live a life free from continued substance abuse and untreated mental illness. Following dual diagnosis treatment, recovery coaching and coaching programs can help sustain long-term recovery and be a deterring factor in preventing relapse.
It used to be that getting to an “altered state” meant that I was either drunk or high. Now that I’m sober, my alteredSTATE is about living a life I never imagined. What’s your alteredSTATE?
You’ve already come a long way. Let’s reach the next level together.