Alcohol/ Drug Misuse and Dependency
Dependency can be defined as having to have repeated involvement with substances despite the t harm they may cause, because the involvement of taking the substance was pleasurable or valuable.
Having a strong dependency can negatively impact a variety of aspects in a person’s life including, health, social and economic aspects.
Not only this, but often a dependency on Drugs and alcohol can result in illegal activity followed by consequences.
Spotting the signs and symptoms of dependency can be a key step in seeking treatment for yourself, family member or friend.
Symptoms vary and may include some of the following signs:
Difference in work performance
Withdrawal from responsibility
Changes in attitude may often be defensive
Changes in attendance to work/ appointments
Frequent accidents/ injuries/ mistakes
An experience psychiatrist can work with you to find a treatment that will work best for you helping you to maintain treatment that fits around your lifestyle.
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