Common Mental Health Disorders

According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, more than 40 million American adults aged 18 or older struggle with one of the many types of anxiety disorders. Furthermore, almost one-half of the individuals diagnosed with anxiety also manifest symptoms of depression.

Considering that anxiety and depression are so common among Americans, we at Maryland Recovery have made free, comprehensive resources available that touch on both sets of disorders. Click below to learn more about the most common mental health issues facing Americans today.

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The Importance of Recognizing a Dual Diagnosis

At Maryland Recovery, we know firsthand that mental health issues are far harder to treat when the patient is also struggling with a substance abuse problem, a phenomenon known as a “dual diagnosis.”

The following set of resources explore why a person with a mental health issue might start using illegal drugs. Readers can also learn about the specialized treatment needed to help individuals who are suffering from a dual diagnosis.

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