More Info About Rehabs in California
California is home to some of the highest-rated treatment programs in the country, with a wide variety of treatment options. Many also have high success rates, with a majority of their clients staying sober.
If you or a loved one are looking for addiction treatment in California, learn about your options. There are holistic rehabs, luxury facilities, 12-step oriented programs, and non-12-step programs that use newer approaches. Call us with any questions, we’re happy to help: 1-866-317-7050.
- In California, nearly 2 million people each year are dependent on or abuse alcohol and almost 1 million more are dependent on or abuse drugs. Only about 10% or less receive treatment.
- 149,779 people were admitted to California treatment centers in 2015.
- Of those treatment admissions, the primary drug of abuse for 30% of people was methamphetamine and other amphetamines, followed by heroin for nearly 25% of people.
- After amphetamines and heroin, most people in treatment had primarily abused marijuana or alcohol—and most people abused these substances alongside their substance of choice.
- The majority of treatment admissions were between the ages of 21 and 35.
- Approximately 1 in 5 people who enter substance abuse treatment in California have a diagnosis of mental illness.
If you’re looking for a rehab in California, it’s important to do some research and decide what you need from a treatment center. There are so many different options and approaches to treatment—and the state has over 1,600 facilities.
The majority of California facilities treat both alcohol and drug abuse, though many facilities offer treatment geared towards a specific substance. While most offer substance abuse treatment services primarily, nearly 1 in 4 are dual diagnosis facilities—providing mental health services alongside addiction treatment.
There are mostly outpatient facilities in California, but there’s a higher proportion of rehabs that offer inpatient care—almost 40%— than in most other states. As you look into facilities, be sure to ask about their payment options. Each accepts different private and state-funded insurance plans, and most will accept self-payment. More than half of California rehabs will offer treatment at no charge for clients who can’t pay.
Many California rehabs also offer interventions, screenings for mental health disorders, trauma-related counseling, and family counseling, The California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) has a county-by-county list of licensed and certified treatment facilities.
With so many rehabs and treatment options to choose from, let our representatives help you along the way. Call us with any questions: 1-866-317-7050.
- The Substance Use Disorder Compliance Division (SUDCD) is within California’s DHCS. The division oversees licensing and certification for treatment providers and facilities, as well as monitors these programs.
- California’s DHCS also has a Substance Use Disorder-Program, Policy, and Fiscal Division (SUD-PPFD), which directs substance abuse prevention strategies, statewide treatment programs, and grants for treatment funding.
- For people addicted to opiates, the DHCS has a Narcotic Treatment Programs (NTP) Section that oversees opioid treatment facilities. They seek to provide detox, medication-assisted treatment, and rehabilitative services to people struggling with heroin or opioid painkillers.
- Southern California Alcohol and Drug Programs, Inc. (SCADP) aims to prevent and treat substance abuse among disadvantaged and underserved populations—like the homeless, pregnant women, the deaf & hard of hearing, people living with HIV/AIDS, and detainees of the criminal justice system.
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Alternatives to finding addiction treatment or learning about substance:
- SAMHSA Treatment Finder at SAMHSA.gov
- National Institute On Drug Abuse at DrugAbuse.gov
- Mental Health & Substance Abuse at USA.gov
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