Dual Treatment Improves Substance Abuse Recovery

June 2005
Psychiatric Annals;Jun2005, Vol. 35 Issue 6, p470
Academic Journal
Discusses a study published in the "Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research" in 2005, which revealed that the treatment of comorbid mental health conditions may help adolescents recover more quickly from substance abuse disorders. Age range of patients included in the research; Percentage of patients who were referred for psychiatric evaluation; Observations on patients who received both substance abuse and psychiatric treatment.


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