Post-treatment depressive symptoms and relapse to drug use in different age groups of an alcohol and other drug abuse population.

The prevalence of relapse to alcohol or other drug use and prevalence and severity of depressive symptoms were measured cross-sectionally in different age groups of alcohol and drug abusers at one, six, and twelve months post-discharge. Relapse rates increased over time since discharge for all age groups (17 - 29, 30 - 39, 40 - 49, and 50+ years). However… CONTINUE READING