AUD

Publication Title: 
Substance Abuse and Rehabilitation

BACKGROUND: Although posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and alcohol use disorders (AUD) frequently co-occur there are no specific treatments for individuals diagnosed with these comorbid conditions. The main objectives of this paper are to review the literature on pharmacological options for PTSD and comorbid AUD, and to summarize promising behavioral and alternative interventions for those with these dual diagnoses.

Author(s): 
Ralevski, Elizabeth
Olivera-Figueroa, Lening A.
Petrakis, Ismene
Publication Title: 
Substance Abuse and Rehabilitation

BACKGROUND: Although posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and alcohol use disorders (AUD) frequently co-occur there are no specific treatments for individuals diagnosed with these comorbid conditions. The main objectives of this paper are to review the literature on pharmacological options for PTSD and comorbid AUD, and to summarize promising behavioral and alternative interventions for those with these dual diagnoses.

Author(s): 
Ralevski, Elizabeth
Olivera-Figueroa, Lening A.
Petrakis, Ismene
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