Population 35,055,227 Cocaine/crack cocaine in California Cocaine is readily available throughout the state with Los Angeles remaining one of the nations' largest cocaine transshipment and distribution centers. According to the NSDUH approximately 2.6 million (8.92%) California citizens (ages 12or older) reported past months use of an illicit drug.735, 000 (2.55%) reported cocaine use. In 2003-2004 the NSDUH found that 904,000 (3.14%) California citizens reported illicit drug dependence or abuse. Approximately 609,000 (2.11%) reported past year illicit drug dependence. According to the 2003-2004 NSDUH data, approximately 387,000 (12.05%) California 12-17 year olds reported use of an illicit drug. 52,000 (1.61%) of this group used cocaine.7.6% of eleventh graders have reported use of cocaine. 4.8% reported current cocaine addiction abuse in California. In 2005 the DEA made 2,794 drug arrests in California. There were 124,589 adult misdemeanor arrests for drug offenses during 2004. There were 15,609 juvenile arrests for misdemeanor drug offenses in 2004 alone. In 2005 6,038.9 kilograms were seized by federal agencies in California. During 2005 25.7% of the federally-sentenced defendants in California committed a drug related offense. 298 (19.1%) involved cocaine. Residents In CA That Seek Cocaine Abuse Rehab: During 2005, there were 170,299 drug/alcohol treatment admissions in California. 15,027 (8.8%) were for crack cocaine, 3,104 (1.8%) were for the use of powder cocaine. According to the 2003-2004 NSDUH data approximately 861,000 (2.99%) California citizens reported needing but not receiving treatment for illicit drug use within the past year.
When people look for help with Cocaine addiction, they are looking to solve a problem now and forever. The rates of admissions for Cocaine in 2014 were at 6,375 and they seem to climb every year. These numbers represent real people looking for a real, effective solution but not finding it.
Living in California you may be wondering if there is any treatment that works for addiction. The simple answer is treatment doesn’t work. While numbers increase for Drug addiction in California, helping someone overcome Cocaine is really about looking for a non 12 Step program as research shows this approach to be an effective long term solution.
Treatment would have you think your options are recovery and relapse. That’s very convenient as those are the options that treatment can promise. Treatment delivers on that promise to the detriment of people seeking help for Cocaine. Of those, 6,375 people admitted for treatment, 75% or 4,781 relapsed. The proportion of people who return to treatment for relapse goes up as treatment continues. To sum it up, the more treatment you get the more likely you are to relapse! Treatment not only doesn’t work but outcomes for people can get worse with more treatment. Obviously, another more effective option is needed. For over 27 years, people in California seeking help with Cocaine are turning to Saint Jude Retreats’ non 12 Step as the more effective solution.
If treatment doesn’t work and relapse is so prevalent, how can anyone hope to end Cocaine addiction? The answer is in seeking the original completely non 12 Step alternative that has been helping people with Cocaine and other types of addiction for over 27 years at Saint Jude Retreats. Our program has helped people to end not only addiction but the fear of relapse. People who come to Saint Jude Retreats don’t live in recovery, they live their lives. By concentrating on debunking the myths of addiction treatment with proven research and help with cognitive behavioral change, people can move beyond addiction to focus on pursuing their dreams and goals unencumbered by the fear of relapse. Let us prove to you how beautiful life can be again when relapse and recovery are fears of the past. You can write your own plan to move forward in life with the goals and passions that mean the world to you! Call Saint Jude Retreats to learn how you can end addiction for good and really start living life every day.
People from the State of California call St Jude's everyday to learn more about how our Non 12 Step and Non Treatment programs differ from Cocaine treatment and rehab.
It is important to understand that relapse is not a natural part of Cocaine "recovery" because if you choose to stop using Cocaine today; there is no scientific evidence that proves you need to admit to being an alcoholic to remain sober.
You can lead a life free from any substance, but first you need to make the choice and take responsibility for your actions. This might seem hard right now, but your choices will lead to a greater and more fulfilled life. Call Today 1.888.424.2626