Length: 5 pages.
Write 5 page paper (not including title and reference pages) with at least 5 research articles published in the past 5 years in peer-reviewed journals.
Evaluate explanatory models for co-occurring disorders. Prepare a paper on this topic in which you address the following:
What models currently explain co-occurring disorders? What research findings support the initial occurrence of substance abuse, or of psychological disorder in co-occurring disorders? How do personality disorders and schizophrenia predispose a person to develop a co-occurring disorder? What social factors may precipitate the development of a co-occurring disorder?
Format your assignment according to the following formatting requirements:
1. The answer should be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides.
2. The response also includes a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student's name, the course title, and the date. The cover page is not included in the required page length.
3. Also include a reference page. The Citations and references should follow APA format. The reference page is not included in the required page length.