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Title: Drug Addiction- Signs, Symptoms, Diagnosis- Positive Sobriety Institute


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Signs, Symptoms, Diagnosis
  • DRUG ADDICTION

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Certain signs and symptoms that may indicate a
drug addiction include
  • Progressive deterioration in personal appearance
    and hygiene
  • Personality change such as mood swings, anxiety,
    depression, lack of impulse control
  • Work performance which alternates between periods
    of low and high productivity
  • Strained relationships with colleagues, family,
    clients

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Certain signs and symptoms that may indicate a
drug addiction include
  • Frequent absences, tardiness, missed appointments
  • Disappearances from the work sitehaving long
    unexplained absences or frequent or long trips to
    the bathroom
  • Confusion, memory loss, and difficulty
    concentrating or recalling details and
    instructions
  • Rarely admits errors or accepts blame for errors
  • Wearing long sleeves when inappropriate

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Individuals that suffer from a drug addiction and
mental health issue may be diagnosed with one of
the following
  • Fear Disorder
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Stress
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Depression
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Depression

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    alcohol treatment centers provides alcohol abuse
    treatment, alcohol recovery programs, outpatient
    alcohol treatment, substance abuse programs,
    therapy counseling, pain medication abuse, sex
    addiction, gambling, food addictions, and mental
    co-disorders. Located in the heart of Chicago, on
    the calm waters of Lake Michigan. Call us
    833-387-5759.
  • www.positivesobrietyinstitute.com/drug-rehab-chic
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