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.
Is Cocaine addiction a problem for you or a loved one? You’re not alone. When it comes to Drug addiction, the numbers seem to climb every year.
It’s true that people in California value their independence and freedom. If you or a loved one live with Drug addiction, you know how Cocaine can seem to rob you of your freedom and life choices. Choosing treatment can feel like your only options are to be a prisoner to the drug or to the treatment program. Finally, people in California have another, more effective option that restores freedom without fear of relapse and without having to dedicate yourself to working a program-the non 12 Step program at Saint Jude Retreats. You can finally get beyond not only addiction but also the lifelong fear of relapse promoted by treatment.
Most people think of relapse as a slippery slope to ending sobriety. Treatment has worked hard to get that idea across because it not only places fear in people if they use again but it promotes the idea of relapse as an inevitable part of a lifetime cycle of relapse and recovery. At first glance, this seems plausible especially when you become aware that in the state of California of the 6,375 people who sought treatment for Cocaine, 75% or 4,781 relapsed. The good news is that treatment is not the only option and a proven effective alternative exists.
Relapse can seem scary if you don’t know what to do next. Instead of returning to treatment that didn’t work before, many people in California look to Saint Jude Retreats for help with Cocaine addiction. The reason is clear. With over 27 years of research and experience, Saint Jude Retreats offers a proven effective completely non 12 Step alternative to treatment and the fear of relapse. Saint Jude’s program is self-directed so your plan fits your goals and passions ensuring you are really invested in the outcome because you wrote it. Treatment programs give you a cookie cutter plan written by someone else who focuses on abstinence and not what happens after—the rest of your life! If you see addiction as a problem to overcome and not your identity, it’s time to come to Saint Jude Retreats. If you have believed that you can’t change, let us help you prove to yourself that you do have power to change. Our program focuses on cognitive behavioral change to help open up your world of options and make life worth living, not enduring. Come find out what a life beyond addiction, relapse, and recovery can look like for you. Call Saint Jude Retreats and let us help you start your new life now.
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