DUAL DIAGNOSIS

Identifying 2 distict disoreders present at the same time. See comorbidity.

DUAL DIAGNOSIS: "Joe had a dual diagnosis of depression and substance abuse."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "DUAL DIAGNOSIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/dual-diagnosis/ (accessed April 25, 2018).
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