In recent surveys preformed by The White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), 414 or 7.5% of New Mexico's 5,487 state residents who admitted themselves into treatment for heroin. Not including the 1,228 state residents who admitted themselves into treatment for either opiates or more than one drug. Studies also show that 53,000 or 3.43% of New Mexico's citizens reported needing but not receiving treatment fort illicit drug and alcohol use in the past year. Surveys indicate that 2.4% of high school seniors polled had tried heroin at least one time in their lives. Mexican black tar and brown heroin are routinely seized at the POEs in New Mexico. Black tar heroin has long been available in this region from sources in the Mexican states of Sinaloa, Michoacan, and Nayarit. In Albuquerque, Mexican black tar heroin is the most readily available and widely abused. The heroin is usually carried across the border by couriers. Northern New Mexico has a high availability of Mexican black tar heroin and is a major problem for local law enforcement agencies. An area north of Santa Fe known as the Espanola Valley is consistently rated by the U.S. Department of Health and other statistical reporting agencies as having the highest per capita heroin overdose death rate in United States. Local enforcement efforts have resulted in numerous arrests, however MDTOs routinely rotate their cell managers and other persons frequently making long-term enforcement operations difficult to pursue.
Throughout the course of life, people are often presented with many challenging situations. These situations can be stressful and difficult to deal with. People cope with life challenges a variety of different ways. Using alcohol or drugs is sometimes a readily available coping mechanism that people turn to. Using substances to cope may quickly begin to negatively impact a person's life. If this is the case, a residential drug rehab center can be a helpful option. A drug rehab gives individuals a chance to have some time away from the challenges of their every day life.
Many New Mexico Heroin treatment centers will make you believe that the only solution to your problems is in fact Heroin treatment. This is not true. People overcome Heroin every day without treatment and without addiction professionals dictating how their lives should be lived.
At Saint Jude's We have developed a program that is based on more than two decades of research. This research proves that people have the inner ability to change their thinking and actions accordingly... this means that people can, just with the power of choice, change their behaviors permanently.
If you are in New Mexico and currently seeking a rehab or treatment center for Heroin, please Call St Jude's to learn how you can change your life forever without demeaning labels and endless meetings