The specific treatment approach will depend on the individual’s needs and will include individual therapy, group therapy, and may include medication management as necessary. The goal of co-occurring treatment is to help the individual manage their mental health symptoms, address their substance use, and improve their overall quality of life.
Co-occurring treatment modalities refer to the use of therapeutic approaches to address multiple mental health conditions or disorders in an individual's mental health. These approaches may include individual therapy, group therapy, medications, and/or holistic therapies such as yoga, breath work, mediation, music and exercise. The goal of co-occurring treatment is to provide comprehensive care that addresses all of an individual’s mental health needs and helps them achieve long-term recovery.