Dual Diagnosis In Alcohol Dependent People

Frequently Presenting Co-Occurring Disorders

Symptoms of prevalent co-occurring disorders

The mental health problems that most regularly co-occur with drug dependence are clinical depression, anxiety disorders, and bipolar disorder.

Typical symptoms of clinical depression

Sentiments of helplessness and hopelessness

Loss of interest in day-to-day routines

Incapacity to experience pleasure

Food consumption or weight changes Sleep alterations

Loss of energy

Strong emotions of worthlessness or shame

Concentration issues

Anger, bodily pain, and imprudent conduct (particularly in males).


Standard signs of mania in bipolar affective disorder.

Sentiments of bliss or extreme irritation.

Nonrealistic, grandiose expectations.

Diminished requirement for sleep.

Escalated energy.

Quick speech and racing thoughts.

Reduced common sense and impulse control.


Anger or rage.

Common symptoms of anxiety.

Excessive tension and emotional distress.

Feeling jumpy or restless.

Frustration or feeling "uneasy".

Racing heart or lack of breath.

Nausea, tremoring, or dizziness.

Muscle group tenseness, headaches.

Trouble focusing.


Sleep problems.

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