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Kentucky Treatment Centers

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Addiction in the State if Kentucky

The state of Kentucky is best known for its bourbon distilleries, horse-racing, bluegrass music and fried chicken.  It gets the nickname “Bluegrass State” from the bluegrass pastures located throughout the state. Residents and visitors in Kentucky enjoy a diverse environment of caves, forests, navigable streams and waterways, and rolling hills.  But, as with every state in the U.S., Kentucky also has its share of drug-related problems.  

The rate of drug overdose deaths in Kentucky has been steadily increasing over the past decade.  More than 1,000 drug-related deaths each year have had an adverse impact on communities, families, and economic stability statewide.  In 2015, the drug overdose mortality rate was 29.9% per 100,000 people.  In comparison, the nationwide rate was 16.3% per 100, the most significant demographic for overdose deaths are among people 35 to 44 years old.

To get a better idea of the scope of drug problems in Kentucky, let’s take a look at the statistics for each of the most commonly abused drugs in the state.

  • About 2.6% of survey respondents admitted using meth in their lifetime.   
  • Dental costs for restoring meth-mouth are about $5,000 per person.
  • More than 34% of overdose deaths in 2016 are attributed to heroin.
  • Heroin laced with fentanyl was responsible for 623 overdose de3aths in 2015.
  • Fentanyl was detected in about 47% of overdose cases.
  • About 67.9% of survey respondents admitted to using cocaine in their lifetime.
  • Of those, 13.2% had used cocaine within the past 30 days.
  • As many as 98.9% of treatment admissions in 2015 were alcohol-related.
  • 11% (342,162) of adults in Kentucky meet the criteria for alcohol abuse (DSM-IV-TR).
  • More than 136,500 adults met the DSM criteria for alcohol dependence in the past year.
  • As many as 374,884 people need treatment but are not receiving it.
  • 24.7% of survey respondents used marijuana in the past 30 days.
  • About 54% of them had used marijuana in the past year.
  • More than 53,000 marijuana users were between 12 and 17 years old.
  • ER visits for opioid-related problems have increased 450% since 1994.
  • About 6.6% of Kentuckians used opioids non medically last year.
  • In Kentucky, the opioid overdose rate increases about 15% each year.

Overall, an estimated 54,000 workers in Kentucky have substance abuse problems.  Of these, about 170,000 have alcohol-related issues.

Local Prevention and Education Programs

To reverse these substance abuse trends in Kentucky, a number of initiatives and programs have been implemented statewide.  One of these policies is the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program designed to track and address prescription medication availability.  Additional efforts by communities and organizations in the state include the following:

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Treatment Approaches United States Kentucky
Substance abuse counseling approach 98.3% 99.7%
Relapse prevention 95.5% 94.8%
Cognitive behavioral therapy 92.7% 93.1%
Motivational interviewing 91.5% 90.2%
Anger management 81.6% 82.6%
Brief intervention approach 80.8% 79.3%
Trauma-related counseling 77.3% 72.1%
12-step facilitation approach 74.0% 69.8%
Contingency management motivational incentive 54.9% 50.2%
Dialectical behavioral therapy 51.8% 45.6%
Rational emotive behavioral therapy 46.2% 59.3%
Martix Model 43.3% 35.7%
Community reinforcement plus vouchers 12.4% 9.5%

Payment/Insurance Accepted United States Kentucky
Cash or self-payment 89.9% 94.1%
Private health insurance 68.4% 60.7%
Medicaid 68.4% 63.3%
Federal or any government funding for substance abuse programs 52.1% 45.9%
State financed health insurance plan other than Medicaid 46.7% 46.6%
Medicare 33.1% 41.6%
Military insurance e.g. TRICARE 32.3% 44.6%
Access to recovery ATR voucher 9.7% 0.0%
IHS Tribal Urban ITU funds 6.7% 3.6%
No payment accepted 2.8% 2.0%

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Rehab Programs in Kentucky (KY)

125 Eagle Nest Drive, Paducah, KY 42003

Category: Kentucky

3715 Bardstown Road Suite 410, Louisville, KY 40218-2252

Category: Kentucky

10057 Elkhorn Creek, Ashcamp, KY 41512

Category: Kentucky

3499 Lansdowne Drive, Lexington, KY 40517

Category: Kentucky

3499 Lansdowne Drive, Lexington, KY 40517

Category: Kentucky

401 South Main Street, Morgantown, KY 42261

Category: Kentucky

236 Bridgette Drive Suite A, Mount Sterling, KY 40353

Category: Kentucky

65 Old Springfield Road Suite 2, Lebanon, KY 40033

Category: Kentucky

331 South 3rd Street, Bardstown, KY 40004

Category: Kentucky

24 East Main Street, Springfield, KY 40069

Category: Kentucky

101 East 2nd Street Suite 105, Owensboro, KY 42303

Category: Kentucky

609 Wing Avenue, Owensboro, KY 42303

Category: Kentucky

12730 Towne Parkway Suite 201, Louisville, KY 40243

Category: Kentucky

425 Broadway Street Suite Lower Level, Paducah, KY 42001

Category: Kentucky

205 Mohawk Street, Brownsville, KY 42210

Category: Kentucky

207 Fairgrounds Road Suite B, Hardinsburg, KY 40143

Category: Kentucky

37 North Maysville Street, Mount Sterling, KY 40353

Category: Kentucky

4341 South Highway 27, Somerset, KY 42501

Category: Kentucky

650 North Main Street Suite 224, Somerset, KY 42501

Category: Kentucky

319 North Main Street Lacys Event Center, Benton, KY 42025

Category: Kentucky