About this information

NICE clinical guidelines advise the NHS on caring for people with specific conditions or diseases and the treatments they should receive. The information applies to people using the NHS in England and Wales.

This information explains the advice about the treatment and support for people with psychosis who use drugs and/or alcohol that is set out in NICE clinical guideline 120.

Does this information apply to me?

Yes, if you are:

  • an adult or young person (aged 14 years and over) with psychosis and drug and/or alcohol use

  • a family member, carer or significant other of an adult or young person (aged 14 years and over) with psychosis and drug and/or alcohol use.

The NICE guidance does not cover the treatment and care of children and young people under 14 years.

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