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What does DD stand for?

DD stands for Dual Diagnosis (clinical evaluation)

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Chapters cover the diagnosis and management of schizophrenia, depression, mania, borderline personality disorder, dementia, traumatic brain injury, and dual diagnosis, as well as documentation and working with young adults.
15,16) Research has further suggested that among those individuals in publicly-funded services, the presence of dual diagnosis of both intellectual disability and psychiatric disorder is not only associated with higher rates of institutional placement, but lower rates of social integration for those who live in the community.
Treating dual diagnosis patients--those with concurrent psychiatric and substance abuse disorders--requires a readiness to use a medication for the substance abuse, perhaps first and foremost, Dr.