Typical Co-Occurring Disorders
Symptoms of common co-occurring disorders
The mental health issues that most regularly co-occur with chemical abuse are clinical depression, anxiety conditions, and bipolar illness.
Standard symptoms of clinical depression
Sentiments of helplessness and hopelessness
Lack of interest in day-to-day tasks
Failure to experience pleasure
Appetite or body weight changes Sleep changes
Loss of vitality
Strong feelings of worthlessness or guilt
Temper, bodily pain, and dangerous behavior (particularly in men).
Prevalent symptoms of mania in bipolar affective disorder.
Emotions of euphoria or extreme irritability.
Outlandish, grand beliefs.
Decreased need for sleep.
Rapid speaking and racing thoughts.
Diminished common sense and impulsivity.
Anger or rage.
Typical symptoms of anxiety.
Severe tension and worry.
Feeling jumpy or restless.
Frustration or feeling "wired".
Racing heart beat or lack of breath.
Nausea, trembling, or dizziness.
Muscle tension, headaches.