Co-occurring Disorders – Addiction and Other Mental Health Issues

If you, or someone you know, is suffering from addiction or substance dependency, there’s a good chance there are other mental health issues involved. This is known as co-occurring disorders, and we can help.

S.A.E. Psychological offers you the chance of continued recovery by first assessing your substance abuse  or addiction issues as well as any possible mental health issues. We then develop a personal treatment plan unique to your specific requirements. Your treatment plan will treat your addiction and mental health issues together and at the same time. This is known as the Integrated Model of Treatment, and it is proven to have the greatest recovery success rate.

Did you know?

  • Up to 65.5% of people with a substance dependency or addiction have at least one mental health issue
  • Approximately 51% of people with a mental health issue have at least one substance dependency or addiction
  • Schizophrenia and substance dependency or addiction co-occurring at 28%
  • Bi-Polar and substance dependency or addiction co-occurring at 51%
  • Mood disorder and substance dependency or addiction co-occurring at 72%
  • 50 to 75% of people receiving treatments for substance dependency or addiction also have another mental health issue
  • Of those with a mental health issue, 25 to 50% currently have or have had a substance dependency or addiction issue

You are not alone. There is help. Please reach out to us today.