Total Rebuild

Feb 25

Dual Diagnosis

Symptoms of typical co-occurring disorders

The mental health issues that most regularly co-occur with substance abuse are depression, anxiety conditions, and manic depression.

Prevalent symptoms of clinical depression

Feelings of helplessness and hopelessness

Loss of interest in daily activities

Failure to feel pleasure

Food consumption or weight changes Sleep changes

Loss of vitality

Substantial emotions of insignificance or shame

Attention problems

Anger, physical pain, and reckless conduct (especially in men).

Typical symptoms of mania in bipolar disorder.

Emotions of elation or extreme irritation.

Unrealistic, grand beliefs.

Diminished need for sleeping.

Escalated energy.

Rapid speech and racing thought and feelings.

Diminished common sense and impulsivity.


Anger or rage.

Prevalent signs of anxiety.

Severe tension and emotional distress.

Feeling jumpy or restless.

Irritability or feeling “on edge”.

Racing heart beat or lack of breath.

Queasiness, tremoring, or dizziness.

Muscle tenseness, headaches.

Difficulty focusing.

Sleep problems.

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