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.
What does DD stand for?
DD stands for Dual Diagnosis (clinical evaluation)
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We have 113 other meanings of DD in our Acronym Attic
- Drop Dead
- Dropping Daylight (band)
- Drugs & Disease
- Drum Demand
- Drunk and Disorderly
- Drunk Dane
- Drunk Driver
- Dual Damascene
- Dual Density
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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.
If they have a dual diagnosis we can treat their mental conditions and also help them with their drug usage.
10 coping tips Finding ways to deal with the huge burden is on the minds of everyone affected by a dual diagnosis.
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.