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Dual Diagnosis

Dual Diagnosis
An Integrated Approach to Treatment

July 2012 | 216 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
Dual Diagnosis presents a model that integrates theory and research from substance abuse and mental health as well as proposing simultaneous integrated treatment in a single setting. Building upon a solid theoretical and research foundation, the book discusses the unique problems and treatment methods tailored for specific mental illnesses when combined with substance abuse, including schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, major depression, major personality disorders and anxiety disorders.
Issues and Problems with Dual Diagnosis
Assessment and Differential Diagnosis of Dual Disorders
Schizophrenia and Substance-Related Disorders
Depression and Substance-Related Disorders
Bipolar Disorders
Severe Personality Disorders
Anxiety Disorders and Substance-Related Disorders
Primary Substance Abuse Disorders
Conclusion and Treatment Grid

Ted R. Watkins

Dr. Ted Watkins, LCSW, Professor Emeritus, received his MSW from Louisiana State University and his DSW from University of Pennsylvania. He has a long background in working with family counseling. Dr. Watkins, who taught at University of Texas-Arlington for many years, served Texas State School of Social Work as both BSW Coordinator and MSW Coordinator. He is responsible for developing Texas State’s online MSW degree program. Dr. Watkins retired fully in 2010, and the School is indebted to him. More About Author

Ara Lewellen

Marjie C. Barrett

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