Alcohol and Depression: Steve’s Path to a Better Life


Discusses co-occurring disorders via the story of Steve, a construction worker who is experiencing symptoms of substance use disorder and depression. Steve’s co-occurring disorder creates havoc in his work and family life. As Steve enters and progresses through treatment, he learns about the importance of treating both mental and substance use disorders. The booklet aims to reduce negative attitudes toward co-occurring disorders and their treatment by increasing consumer knowledge.   Steve’s Path To A Better Life is based on TIP 42, Substance Abuse Treatment for Persons With Co-Occurring Disorders.

Publisher: SAMHSA

Published: 2017 (16 pages)


Item #: 42617-3