Early addiction recovery is a fragile thing. One of the most frequent contributing factors in relapse is something we call "cross-addiction". Essentially what cross-addiction means, is that if you are alcoholic or addicted to other mood altering drugs, you a potentially addicted to all mood altering drugs.
One of the more intricate and multi-faceted disorders in the world of substance abuse is dual diagnosis. Dealing with multiple psychological disorders intertwined with addiction can be extremely daunting, but at the same time can yield results that are not only highly successful, but also provide those working in the