Daily Archives: November 11, 2016

Substance Abuse and Mental Health

Substance Abuse and Co-Occurring Disorders When you have both a substance abuse problem and a mental health issue such as depression, bipolar disorder, or anxiety, it is called a co-occurring disorder or dual diagnosis. Dealing with substance abuse, alcoholism, or … Continue reading

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Management of Bipolar Disorder

KIM S. GRISWOLD, M.D., M.P.H., and LINDA F. PESSAR, M.D., State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York Am Fam Physician. 2000 Sep 15;62(6):1343-1353   This article exemplifies the AAFP 2000 Annual Clinical Focus on mental health. Bipolar disorder most commonly … Continue reading

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