Alcohol Drug Treatment Finder for United States
Fueled by rapid addiction, alcohol drug treatment needs are on the rise within the United States. A paradigm shift is needed in the way we Americans approach this growing epidemic. The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependency estimates that over 27 million Americans (age 12 and older) are addicted to alcohol and other drugs. According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), just under 11% (2.5 million) received care at an addiction treatment facility in 2016.
A treatment program for opioid addiction launched by the Rhode Island Department of Corrections was associated with a significant drop in drug overdose deaths after inmates were released—and contributed to an overall drop in overdose […]
Research suggests that there are 240 million people worldwide who are dependent on alcohol, according to results published in the journal Addiction. Figures from the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) show that […]
Addiction expert Rob Kent described the rampant treatment fraud targeting New Yorkers as heartless and dangerous.
In dealing with public complaints, Kent has heard stories of New York families mortgaging houses to pay for $30,000 out-of-state treatment, […]