Mental health is undeniably linked to substance abuse. According to a recent study, over 4 million people with a mental health disorder had a co-occurring substance abuse problem last year. Unfortunately, over 50% of people diagnosed with co-occurring conditions did not receive the proper psychotherapeutic care. We cannot emphasize how important it is to receive care for both at the same time— you cannot cure one without treating the other. At Veritas Detox, we take a dual diagnosis approach to substance abuse treatment.