Population 11,153,800 Cocaine/crack cocaine in Ohio Powder and crack cocaine continue to be the primary drug threat in this state with thousands thought to have cocaine addiction abuse problems in Ohio. According to the 2003-2004 NSDUH approximately 745,000 (7.88%) Ohio (ages 12 or older) reported past month use of an illicit drug. 202,000 (2.41%) reported use of cocaine. Additional 2003-2004 NSDUH reported 261,000 (2.76%)Ohio citizens reported illicit drug dependence or abuse within the last year. Approximately 167,000 (1.76 %) reported past year illicit drug dependence. According to the NSDUH data approximately 105,000 (10.72%) Texas 12-17 year olds reported past month use of an illicit drug. 13,000 (1.33 %) reported past year use of cocaine. During 2005 Federal Agencies seized 374 kilograms of cocaine. During 2003, 38.6% of the federally sentenced defendants in Ohio had committed a drug offense. More than 41% of the drug cases involved powder cocaine. Who has recieved help in Ohio? During 2005 there were 61,669 admissions to drug/alcohol treatment in Ohio. 1,913 (3.1%) were for abuse of cocaine, 8,814(14.3%) for abuse of crack cocaine. According to the NSDUH data, approximately 232,000 (2.46%) Ohio citizens reported needing but not receiving treatment for illicit drug use within the past year.
If you or a loved one are living with Cocaine addiction, you already know you’re not alone. Searching for the right solution can be difficult and discouraging. So many people seem to need help and often they return again and again to treatment. If treatment works, why are people getting worse instead of better? The answer is treatment doesn’t work but luckily there is a truly effective way to end addiction- Non 12 Step.
Living in Ohio 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 Ohio, 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, 2,195 people admitted for treatment, 75% or 1,646 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 Ohio seeking help with Cocaine are turning to Saint Jude Retreats’ non 12 Step as the more effective solution.
When treatment doesn’t work, a non 12 Step solution is an excellent and effective alternative. Saint Jude has been offering a completely non 12 Step solution to people from Ohio for over 27 years with proven results. Our non 12 Step approach focuses on freedom of choice, personal responsibility, self confidence, empowerment, and helping you build a concrete plan for pursuing real fulfillment in life. If you or a loved one is ready to stop Cocaine addiction and break free of the cycle of relapse for good, call Saint Jude Retreats.
Over the last two decades people have called us with Cocaine problems wondering if their addiction to Cocaine was in fact a disease. The truth is that it is not. People from Ohio as well as many other states overcome Cocaine problems every day without treatment and endless meetings.
If you want to live a life free from Cocaine addiction please call St Jude's. We have helped many people from Ohio find a solution to their problems. We are here to show you how life has so much more to offer.