45% of those suffering from addiction also have a co-occurring mental disorder. This is according to a 2010 study by the National Survey on Drug Use and Health. It is a situation that has been gaining increasing attention in recent years. In response, the number dual diagnosis rehab centers has also been rapidly growing to address the issue.
However, it is still the case that many facilities do not have the proper staffing to effectively treat dual diagnosis. So if you, or your loved one, are suffering from co-occurring disorders, it is important to identify a treatment center that is equipped to handle your needs.
Altus Treatment Center has a full time staff that is ready and capable of helping to treat multiple conditions related to drugs, alcohol, depression, anxiety, addiction and more. Our clinically certified psychologists, Master’s level clinicians, dedicated staff and support workers all understand the importance of having a welcoming and supporting environment in which to deal with illness and/or addiction.