Learn More About Co-occurring Disorders September 7th at College of The Canyons

Learn More at a FREE event Thursday September 7th, 6pm at the Dianne Van Hook University Center Room 258 (Click here for more details)

A Co-Occurring Disorder is:

At least 1 Substance Use disorder.....AND

At least 1 Mental Health disorder:

Major Depression

Anxiety Disorders

Bipolar Disorder

PTSD

Psychotic Disorders

Personality Disorders

Co-Occurring Disorders in Adults

About 8.9 million adults in the U.S. have co-occurring substance use and mental health disorders (SAMHSA, 2016)

6 in 10 substance abusers have a co-occurring mental health disorder (reference here)

Co-Occurring Disorders in Teens

Co-Occurring mental illness among teens with substance use disorders range from 60 to 75 percent

Teens with a major depressive episode were twice as likely to use alcohol/drugs, compared with teens who were not depressed (reference here)

Learn More at a FREE event Thursday September 7th, 6pm at the Dianne Van Hook University Center Room 258

About The Way Out Recovery Hour:

The Way Out Recovery Hour live every Monday at Noon on KHTS, Your Hometown Station will offer hard-hitting facts and discussion about Addiction, Intervention, Treatment and Recovery. Talking openly about tough issues can begin the healing process for Teens, Adults, and Families. The Way Out Recovery Hour will engage prominent community members and organizations in Santa Clarita.