is a risk factor for drug addictions. Dependence on drugs could also be due to effort by your husband to self-medicate for symptoms like insomnia
. However, this should be firmly discouraged and he should be properly treated for bipolar disorder (depending on his present status) by a psychiatrist
. Discuss all the problems with the doctor in detail and try to plan a management strategy so that his problems can be addressed on priority basis. Sometimes, it may be necessary to target all problems simultaneously (by hospitalization) to ensure proper compliance and to monitor progress.