Mental health disorders are conditions that affect the way a person processes information. It not only affects how someone thinks, feels, and behaves, but how
How Does Someone Develop Co-Occurring Disorders
Many times, genetics may lead a person to develop substance abuse problems or mental health issues. However, a person may develop co-occurring disorders through stressful experiences and environmental factors. Many times, a person with a mental health disorder may begin using drugs and alcohol to cope with anxiety or other mental health symptoms.