Louisiana Inpatient Treatment Centers for Addiction
Louisiana, being one of the states hit the heaviest in the recession has seen a shift from timber and farming industry that used to fuel the economy to a service and tourism industry. This shift has fueled the unemployment rate and contributed to the rise of addiction among young adults. Addiction has risen to 8% and is now in line with the national average. The usage of Cocaine and stimulant based drugs is considerably higher in Louisiana and the need for quality treatment for addiction can not be greater.
Residential and Inpatient addiction centers in Louisiana can offer the best solution to start the recovery process.
When faced with the rise in addiction rates, Louisiana’s residential rehab centers have answered back with the latest technologies, therapies and substance abuse treatment centers. Just a short time ago there was only the “one size fits all” treatment centers for addiction. With the new therapy models and opportunity to choose the type of treatment that you feel would be most effective, the success rates of Louisiana Inpatient treatment centers has risen dramatically.
There are several treatment centers that offer a variety of treatment models and therapies. Give us a call and we can help you find the best inpatient treatment center. 1-800-819-9973
What are the costs associated with treatment at a residential facility?
The cost of private drug and alcohol treatment in Louisiana, can seem out of reach for most people seeking treatment for their addiction. We know that addiction can take a toll on you physically, emotionally and financially and when faced with treatment costs it can be overwhelming. This is where we can help the most. Our counselors will help you sort through the centers that both meet your financial requirements as well as the therapy and setting requirements. 1-800-819-9973
Free Online Assessment and Treatment Help Line for Louisiana
A list of free or low-cost treatment centers for addiction to drugs or alcohol in Louisiana is provided as a public benefit service. If you have any questions regarding the treatment and types of programs that they offer, feel free to contact one of our counselors. We will help you any way we can to get the life back that you deserve.
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Washington Street Hope Center Inc—–Located in Marksville, Louisiana
118 South Washington Street
Marksville, LA 71351
Opelousas Behavioral Health Clinic———Located in Opelousas, Louisiana
220 South Market Street
Opelousas, LA 70570
Central Louisiana State Hospital———–Located in Pineville, Louisiana
242 West Shamrock Avenue
Pineville, LA 71360
Baton Rouge General Medical Center Behavioral Health Unit
Located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
3600 Florida Boulevard
Saint Mary Behavioral Health Center———Located in Morgan City, Louisiana
500 Roderick Street
Morgan City, LA 70380
LOUISIANA DRUG CONTROL UPDATE
This report reflects significant trends, data, and major issues relating to drugs in the State of Louisiana.
In 2007-2008, Louisiana was one of the top ten states for rates in several drug-use categories: past-year cocaine use among persons age 12 or older, and illicit drug dependence among persons age 12 or older.
Source: National Survey on Drug Use and Health 2007-2008
The drug-induced death rate in Louisiana is higher than the national average.
Approximately 7 percent of Louisiana residents reported past-month use of illicit drugs; the national average was 8 percent.
Marijuana is the most commonly cited drug among primary drug treatment admissions in Louisiana.
Drug Use Trends in Louisiana
Drug Use in Louisiana: The National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) provides national and state-level data on the use of tobacco, alcohol, illicit drugs (including non-medical use of prescription drugs), and mental health in the
United States. In the most recent Survey, 7.16 percent of Louisiana residents reported using illicit drugs in the past month.
The national average was 8.02 percent. Additionally, 3.93 percent of Louisiana residents reported using an illicit drug other than marijuana in the past month (the national average was 3.58 percent).
Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration – State Estimates of Substance Use from the 2007–2008 National Survey on Drug Use and Health:
As a direct consequence of drug use, 862 persons died in Louisiana in 2007. This is compared
to the number of persons who died in Louisiana from motor vehicle accidents (1,036) and firearms (869) in the same year.
Louisiana drug-induced deaths (20.1 per 100,000 population) exceeded the national rate (12.7 per 100,000).
Freedom from addiction starts with a phone call. If you or a loved one is trapped in the seemingly never-ending cycle of addiction it is time to act now and we can start the healing process together.