Dual Diagnosis In Alcohol Dependent IndividualsTypical Co-Occurring Disorders
Signs of prevalent co-occurring disorders
The mental health issues that most typically co-occur with alcohol abuse are depression, anxiety conditions, and bipolar effective disorder.
Standard signs and symptoms of depression
Emotions of helplessness and hopelessness
Lack of interest in day-to-day routines
Inability to feel pleasure
Appetite or weight changes Sleep alterations
Reduction of energy
Substantial emotions of insignificance or guilt
Anger, physical pain, and reckless conduct (particularly in men).
Typical symptoms of mania in manic depressive illness.
Emotions of bliss or severe irritation.
Unrealistic, grandiose beliefs.
Diminished need for sleeping.
Quick speech and racing thought and feelings.
Diminished common sense and impulsivity.
Anger or rage.
Standard signs of anxiety.
Excessive tension and emotional distress.
Feeling jumpy or restless.
Irritability or feeling "edgy".
Racing heart beat or shortness of breath.
Nausea, tremoring, or lightheadedness.
Muscle tenseness, headaches.
Difficulty focusing attention.
stages of alcohol withdrawal