Rates of mental health issues, suicidal ideation, and suicide have been on the rise for several decades. This trend has only intensified throughout 2020 due, in part, to COVID and social distancing. In this guide, we look at some of the most effective treatment options for co-occurring substance abuse and suicidal ideation.
Self-harm is extremely common among people with substance abuse issues. Getting treatment for self-harm and substance abuse issues at the same time will often provide someone with the best possible chances of long-term recovery.
There is a very high occurrence of eating disorders among those with substance abuse compared to the general population. The opposite is also true, as those who have an eating disorder are more prone to substance abuse. Find out more about the relationship between these conditions, and some effective treatment options.