OCD and Addiction
OCD and Addiction Treatment at Banyan Chicago
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is an anxiety disorder that is characterized when an individual experiences repetitive and recurring thoughts that cause anxiety and irrational fears. These thoughts and anxiety often lead to repetitive behaviors. Individuals with OCD often engage in repetitive rituals
Signs and Symptoms of OCD are:
In the United States, approximately 3.3 million people suffer from OCD. As a way of coping with the anxiety and stress brought on by OCD, individuals are more likely to turn to drugs or alcohol, which can then develop into substance abuse or dependence. Addiction and OCD often times occur together. Substance abuse, depression and other anxiety disorders often co-occur with obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Banyan Treatment Center Dual Diagnosis Treatment
A treatment program including a dual diagnosis therapy will help to address both OCD and addiction.OCD and addiction treatment plan comes with intense therapy sessions including individual and group settings, education on both the anxiety or panic disorder and disease of addiction, family support groups, relapse prevention and more.
Banyan Treatment Center’s goals for our dual diagnosis recovery plan is to help patients overcome their disorder and addiction. At Banyan, we want to support our patients during their recovery journey and always encourage their continuous growth. We believe the more supported our patients feel, the more courage they will have to continue in their battle against addiction.
If you or someone you know is struggling with a mental health disorder and substance abuse, help is just a phone call away. Call Banyan Treatment Center now, we are here to help: 1 (630) 748-7315.
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