People have used illicit drugs at least once.
have used illegal drugs or misused prescription drugs within the last year.
young adults or 1 in 7 aged 18-25 needed substance abuse treatment, only 1.6% received treatment.
Top 3 reasons why people do not go to treatment who have substance use disorders:
Key Substance Use and Mental Health Indicators in the United States: Results from the 2019 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (samhsa.gov)
Why extending treatment stays are beneficial:
Successful completion of treatment includes following the clinical teams recommendations for length of stay, and then discharging with a strong continuing care plan based on recommendations from the clinical team. With a successful completion of treatment, statistics show that your chance of long term sobriety is close to 80%! In regards to length of stay, completing 3-5 months of residential treatment has the highest success rate.
The Cirque Lodge Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charity supporting individuals and families recovering from the disease of alcohol and/or drug addiction.