Population 2,675,872 Cocaine/crack in Arkansas Powder and crack cocaine are significant problems to Arkansas because of their relation to street gang violence, especially in inner city areas. The distribution of street gangs to non-traditional areas combined with the availability of crack throughout Arkansas has led to it spread across the state and into many suburban and rural areas. For that reason many people turn to a cocaine addicton abuse rehab in Arkansas for help, although many rehabs have ineffective methods that lead to neverending treatment. According to the 2003-2004 data from the NSDUH, approximately 170,000 (7.54%) of Arkansas citizens (ages 12 and older) reported past month use of an illicit drug, 71,000 (3.14%) Arkansas citizens reported illicit drug dependence or abuse with in the past year. Approximately 48,000 (2.13%) reported past year illicit drug dependence. Out of the 170,000 citizens, 43,000 (1.91%) reported past year cocaine use. 2003-2004 results report that 4,000 (1.52%) 12 to 17 year old have had past year cocaine use. Hundreds oh kilograms of cocaine are seized each year on Arkansas' interstate highways. In 2005 125.3 kilograms of cocaine were seized. During 2005, the drug enforcement Administration (DEA) made 341 arrests in Arkansas. During 2003, 30.5% of the federally sentenced offenders in Arkansas had committed a drug offense. The majority of these drug cases involve crack cocaine. During 2004 there were 12,083 adults and 1,054 juvenile drug arrests in Arkansas. The majority of these drug arrests, for both adults and juveniles were for drug possession. In 2004 9 juveniles and 355 adults were arrested for the sale of cocaine. 24 juveniles and 1,013 adults were arrested for possession of cocaine. As of December 31, 2004 injection drug use was related to 555 AIDS cases and 883 HIV cases in Arkansas. Data On Who Gets Help For Cocaine Abuse In Arkansas. During 2005 there were 12,862 admissions to drug/alcohol treatment in Arkansas. 1,625 were struggling with crack cocaine use and 378 for cocaine use in other ways. According to the 2003-2004 NSDUH data, approximately 65,000 (2.9%) Arkansas citizens reported needing but not receiving treatment for illicit drug use within the past year.
Finding help for Cocaine addiction can seem overwhelming. Especially if you or a loved one has been to treatment before. You may have been told you will have to live in a cycle of relapse and recovery for the rest of your life. That’s simply not true! There is a solution to the treatment cycle-the non 12 Step solution.
It’s true that people in Arkansas 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 Arkansas 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 Freedom Model Retreats. You can finally get beyond not only addiction but also the lifelong fear of relapse promoted by treatment.
If you’ve attended traditional treatment, or even just heard about 12 Step or treatment programs, you probably have been told that addiction is a life sentence to a cycle of recovery and relapse. Treatment would have you believe that so you will accept returning to treatment again and again, particularly after relapse. Treatment programs promise relapse as a certainty because their focus is abstinence alone. You are told to fear your “triggers” of use and any stress until your world is very small and centered on fighting off that inevitable relapse. Relapse is inevitable if you are relying on treatment’s limited help for change. In Arkansas alone, of the 395 people seeking help for Cocaine, 75% or 296 relapse in just one year. If treatment were the only alternative this would be terrible news but luckily there is a proven effective alternative.
While it’s clear that treatment doesn’t work from research and statistics, an effective solution is available. For over 27 years, Freedom Model Retreats has been providing an evidence based, effective completely non 12 Step approach to end addiction for people from Arkansas and all over the nation. Freedom Model has worked with people struggling with all types of addiction, including Cocaine, to help them to move confidently beyond addiction and get back to living their life, not their recovery. Our program focuses on helping people recognize their own options, freedom of choice, and empowering them to change while they strengthen the necessary life skills and write their own self directed plan for success. If you are ready to chase your hopes and dreams instead of the next fleeting high moment and you can commit to change, Freedom Model Retreats is for you! Call Freedom Model Retreats now and learn how you can get started on a road beyond addiction today.
You have taken the time to seek help because of your "addiction" to Cocaine. You might be looking at rehab centers or treatment centers in Arkansas and wonder what the best option for you is. Even if you do not choose Freedom Model's as your program, at least let us tell you one thing. You and only you can make change possible. You are not diseased, and your current circumstances do not need to dictate the course of your life from this moment forward. When you can call a Cocaine treatment center you will most likely talk to a caring person, but with the wrong message, being that addiction is a disease. Remember that no matter what you decide... you can change