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Dual diagnosis treatment for addictions

Dual diagnosis treatment for addictions Dual diagnosis rehabilitation combines addictive disorders (alcoholism, drug addiction or behavioural disorders like sex addiction), and mental illness treatment. In the past, psychiatric health and addiction were treated as two separate conditions but in recent years, clinicians working within the addiction treatment arena have been trained to treat co-occurring mental…

street names for drugs

Street Names for Drugs

Drugs go by many names on the streets around the world, with new names constantly being banded around. Within the addiction treatment community, drugs are usually referred to by their generic name. How many of these alternate names do you recognise?   Slang Names for Drugs Amphetamines bennies, crank, crystal, dexies, ice, meth, speed, whites, speckled eggs, tina, white…