South Carolina Treatment Centers

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South Carolina Addiction Statistics
 
South Carolina is a state known for its gorgeous beaches and rich civil war history. Like most of the rest of the United States, South Carolina is experiencing a growing substance abuse problem, particularly with opiate-based drugs. 

Deaths from opioid drug overdoses have increased nationwide, and South Carolina is not immune to this trend. With the overprescription of opiate-based painkillers in the last decade comes an increase in dependence and addiction issues. Obtaining prescription painkillers on the street is expensive, so many addicts turn to heroin to feed their addiction. 

Heroin is often mixed with other drugs by dealers to increase its potency. One medication that has seen an increase in related overdose deaths is fentanyl. Fentanyl is a powerful prescription painkiller and can result in overdoses in much smaller amounts than heroin. The influx of fentanyl-laced heroin on the streets is resulting in greater numbers of deaths due to overdose in South Carolina.

South Carolina is determined not to let the opioid issues in the state become as bad as other states like Florida and Ohio. They have implemented a statewide data registry to help curb “doctor shopping” among patients. Since most heroin users started off using and abusing prescription painkillers, the database looks to nip addiction behaviors in the bud before patients continue on to riskier behaviors.

South Carolina is committed to training emergency service personnel and law enforcement officers in administering life-saving medications to reverse overdoses. Narcan has been particularly useful in preventing deaths from an overdose when given as soon as possible. 

The opioid epidemic in the United States has been at the forefront of the news in the last few years. What is the addiction problem like in South Carolina? Take a look at this statistics about addiction in the state.

South Carolina Addiction Statistics

  • In 2016, residents of South Carolina filled almost five million opioid prescriptions, equivalent to one for every person living in the state.
  • More than 82 meth labs have been reported to call South Carolina home.
  • 594 residents died from opioid-related drug overdose deaths in 2015. This is an increase from the 459 deaths that occurred in 2014.
  • Overdoses involving heroin increased by 57 percent from 2014 to 2015.
  • EMS personnel in South Carolina administered Naloxone or Narcan over 4600 times in 2015 and 6400 times in 2016.
  • Overdoses resulting in death that involved heroin increased by 14 percent from 2015 to 2016. They also increased 67 percent from 2014 to 2015.
  • The number of deaths attributed to heroin and other opioids outnumbered homicides in the state in 2015.
  • In 2015, 5702 patients were discharged from South Carolina emergency rooms with dependence issues regarding opioids.
  • There was a 135 percent increase in individuals using state funds for treatment programs related to opioid addiction from 2006 to 2016.

Local Prevention and Education Programs

In order to prevent residents from developing an addiction to drugs and alcohol, education is a must. Educating residents about the dangers and consequences of addiction is key in preventing future addicts. These organizations and programs educate the public about substance abuse issues in the hopes of preventing future deaths from illicit drug use.
Addiction Treatment in South Carolina

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Treatment ApproachesUnited StatesSouth Carolina
Substance abuse counseling approach99.2%100.0%
Relapse prevention96.3%96.6%
Cognitive behavioral therapy93.5%96.6%
Motivational interviewing92.3%96.6%
Anger management82.3%87.9%
Brief intervention approach81.5%75.9%
Trauma-related counseling78.0%86.2%
12-step facilitation approach74.7%69.0%
Contingency management motivational incentive55.4%37.9%
Dialectical behavioral therapy52.3%55.2%
Rational emotive behavioral therapy46.7%34.5%
Martix Model43.6%67.2%
Community reinforcement plus vouchers12.5%3.4%

Payment/Insurance AcceptedUnited StatesSouth Carolina
Cash or self-payment91.8%96.6%
Private health insurance70.0%86.2%
Medicaid63.7%91.4%
Federal or any government funding for substance abuse programs53.1%81.0%
State financed health insurance plan other than Medicaid47.7%70.7%
Medicare33.8%55.2%
Military insurance e.g. TRICARE33.0%51.7%
Access to recovery ATR voucher9.9%12.1%
IHS Tribal Urban ITU funds6.9%3.4%
No payment accepted2.8%

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Rehab Programs in South Carolina (SC)

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124A Boardwalk Drive, Ridgeland, SC, 29936

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1451 Retail Row, Hartsville, SC, 29550

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1653 East Main Street, Easley, SC, 29640

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410 University Parkway Suite 1560, Aiken, SC, 29801

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341 West Beltline Boulevard, Anderson, SC, 29625

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5 Charleston Center Drive, Charleston, SC, 29401

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325 Inglesby Parkway Unit F, Duncan, SC, 29334

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2301 Cosgrove Avenue Suite F, North Charleston, SC, 29405

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1421 Bluff Road, Columbia, SC, 29201

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1341 North Cashua Drive, Florence, SC, 29501-6939

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602 Airport Road Suite C, Greenville, SC, 29607

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209 Oconee Square Drive, Seneca, SC, 29678

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421 Capital Square, West Columbia, SC, 29169

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157 Brozzini Court Suite C, Greenville, SC, 29615

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104 George Bishop Parkway, Myrtle Beach, SC, 29579

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377 Rubin Center Drive Suite 101, Fort Mill, SC, 29715

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6 Dunean Street, Greenville, SC, 29602

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1477 Ted Melton Road, Chesterfield, SC, 29709

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520 Lowndes Hill Road, Greenville, SC, 29607

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1916 North Pleasantburg Drive, Greenville, SC, 29609-4036

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