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Arkansas Treatment Centers

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Arkansas and the Drug Problem in the State

The state of Arkansas, located in the southeast United States, is home to over 3 million people. Of those, about 1,067 died as a result of a drug overdose between 2013 and 2015.

Arkansas is one of the poorest states in the U.S.  For that reason, the number of quality drug rehab programs is low. Many people turn to out-of-state treatment centers to get the help they need.  Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson had this to say about the situation:

"Arkansas ranks eighth in the nation in percent of overdoses on prescription drugs, so it is a challenge that we face."

In 2011, Arkansas authorized the Prescription Drug Monitoring program (PMP). The goal of this program is to curtail doctor-shopping and reduce deaths. The Governor encourages all opioid prescribers and providers to provide detailed records on the controlled drugs they prescribe or sell. Today, many insurance carriers require that their providers register for this program.

Arkansas ranks in the top 20% of states that prescribe the most painkillers per capita. The state’s opioid prescription rate (114.6 per 100 people) ranks second only to Alabama (121.0 per 100 people). Ironically, Arkansas has the lowest prescription drug abuse rates in the country.  However, many other drugs are causing problems statewide.

Statistics on the drug-related issues in Arkansas reveal a grim situation:

  • Meth:  Arkansas ranks high in the national average for meth abuse.  But, it boasts high arrest rates for meth-related crime. Three-fourths of all property crime arrests are for meth issues.
  • Alcohol:  About 42,000 people 12 to 20-years-of-age reported binge alcohol use in the past month. More than 128,000 people (5.2% of people surveyed) admitted to alcohol abuse or dependency in the past year.
  • Heroin: In a two year period, there were 27 heroin-related deaths in Arkansas.
  • Cocaine: 8% of high school students admitted using cocaine one or more times in their lifetime.  Among 18 to 25 year olds, 2.89% admitted to cocaine use in the past year.
  • Opiates:  About 3.6 per 100,000 people in Arkansas died from opiate poisoning or overdoses in 2014.  Illicit opioid overdose deaths increased by 22.7% last year.
  • Marijuana:  4.7% of people surveyed had initiated marijuana use in the previous year.  About 35% of high school students admitted marijuana use in the past year.

In 2016, more than 235.9 million prescription pills were sold in Arkansas, according to the CDC.

The Arkansas Department of Health Director, Nathaniel D. Smith, spoke about the drug epidemic in the state:

“The Arkansas Department of Health is committed to identifying high-burdened areas, identifying high prescribers of opioids for educational opportunities, and identifying and eliminating doctor shopping,”

Advocates for drug prevention and education strive daily to make a difference. They have established many organizations and initiatives in Arkansas.  Their goal is to help citizens live drug-free, productive lives.  Some of these organizations include, but are not limited to:

If you would like more information about drug rehab in Arkansas, please call our toll-free number today.  We can help you select a treatment center that best serves your needs.

Treatment Approaches United States Arkansas
Substance abuse counseling approach 98.3% 98.0%
Relapse prevention 95.4% 86.0%
Cognitive behavioral therapy 92.7% 87.0%
Motivational interviewing 91.5% 80.0%
Anger management 81.6% 87.0%
Brief intervention approach 80.8% 76.0%
Trauma-related counseling 77.3% 75.0%
12-step facilitation approach 74.0% 83.0%
Contingency management motivational incentive 54.9% 52.0%
Dialectical behavioral therapy 51.8% 54.0%
Rational emotive behavioral therapy 46.2% 32.0%
Martix Model 43.3% 67.0%
Community reinforcement plus vouchers 12.4% 9.0%

Payment/Insurance Accepted United States Arkansas
Cash or self-payment 89.9% 88.0%
Private health insurance 68.4% 71.0%
Medicaid 68.4% 64.0%
Federal or any government funding for substance abuse programs 52.1% 64.0%
State financed health insurance plan other than Medicaid 46.7% 55.0%
Medicare 33.1% 28.0%
Military insurance e.g. TRICARE 32.3% 43.0%
Access to recovery ATR voucher 9.7% 8.0%
IHS Tribal Urban ITU funds 6.7% 4.0%
No payment accepted 2.8% 4.0%

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Rehab Programs in Arkansas (AR)

1202 West 6th Street, Little Rock, AR 72201

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28 Southpointe Drive, Paragould, AR 72450

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102 South Larkspur Street, Walnut Ridge, AR 72476

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801 Newman Drive, Helena, AR 72342

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350 Salem Road, Conway, AR 72034

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300 East 20th Street, Hope, AR 71801

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2560 Old Country Road, Pocahontas, AR 72455

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2508 SE 20th Street, Bentonville, AR 72712

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1021 Poplar Street, Clarksville, AR 72830

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1104 North College, Huntsville, AR 72740

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661 Addison Street, Wynne, AR 72396

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3895 George Anderson Road, Springdale, AR 72764

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114 South Pine Street, Perryville, AR 72126

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514 Chickawasba Street, Blytheville, AR 72315

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1706 Joyce Boulevard Suite 3, Fayetteville, AR 72703

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2304 West 29th Avenue, Pine Bluff, AR 71603

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276 Linden Street, Hot Springs National Park, AR 71901

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7600 Enmar Street, Little Rock, AR 72209

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174 North Welsh Street, Booneville, AR 72927

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1004 South Main Street, Berryville, AR 72616

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