According to studies performed by the Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2003 and 2004, the total number of people ages 12 and older in the state of ArArkansas who used marijuana in the past year is 228,000. Of the 228,000, 37,000 were between the ages of 12 and 17. 87,000 past year marijuana users were of ages 18 to 25 and 104,000 were 26 and older. Total use of marijuana in the past month, according to the same survey, by people ages 12 and older is 126,000. 19,000 were ages 12 to 17, 50,000 were 18-25 and 57,000 were age 26 or older.
Marijuana use in Arkansas is not the only problem to be worrying about now, it is synthetic marijuana or known as Mr. Nice Guy, Blaze, K2 and Spice is the big scare now. Synthetic marijuana is illegal to sell or possess and is classified as a Controlled Substance. It is also causing heart attacks in adolescents, suicides, seizures and deaths. Marijuana rehab and treatment centers in Arkansas are there to help if you or a loved one is looking for help. If you have tried a rehab or treatment center and it has not pleased you then there are non-12 step programs available that will put you on the right path to a healthier and happier life!
You might have come to this page because you or someone close to you is struggling with Marijuana Addiction. Maybe Marijuana is not the only substance they are choosing to use and the combination of them is causing great pain to you or to your immediate loved ones. Please understand that there is a better life waiting for you. You may have attended a Treatment Center for Marijuana in Arkansas and are still have difficulties leaving this life style behind. Please know that we understand. St. Jude's has been helping people in this situation for over two decades and we have created a model that will give you the freedom to choose which path you want to take. The responsibility lies within you, you are not dependent on Marijuana to lead a happy life, but in your ability to take responsibility of your own actions.
So if you are seeking a Marijuana Rehab or Treatment in Arkansas please call St. Jude's to learn how our Alternative Programs can give you an opportunity to create lasting change.