Vermont Treatment Centers

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Vermont Addiction Statistics
 
Vermont is a state most people think of when they think of Fall in New England. Covered bridges, hikes in the mountains, snowy winters, and maple syrup are all typical Vermont attributes. Unfortunately, in addition to all of these wonderful things in Vermont is a rampant drug use problem. 

Vermont ranks first in the nation for illicit drug use. It ranks highest for nearly every type of drug, from marijuana to cocaine. The reason for its top ranking may be related to a few different things. The cold weather is cited often due to residents being relegated to their homes for a good portion of the year and boredom seeps in. Vermont is also fairly close in proximity to big cities like Boston and New York City. The liberal political landscape of Vermont may also play a role. 

Barbara Cimaglio, the Vermont Department of Health’s deputy commissioner for alcohol and drug abuse cites marijuana use to be behind the high ranking of the state. 13 percent of Vermont’s residents reported using marijuana in the past month. 
Drug trafficking from other states is a problem in Vermont. Many of the state's highways feed into larger cities in the Northeast. Drugs like heroin can be sold at a higher rate in Vermont with drug dealers passing through and selling off some of their supply to residents.

Vermont is taking its opioid problem seriously. The governor of Vermont in 2014, Peter Shumlin, used his state of the state address to talk about Vermont’s problem with drug abuse. He said, “The time has come for us to stop quietly averting our eyes from the growing heroin addiction in our front yards while we fear and fight treatment 
facilities in our backyards.”

In 2013, the state legislature voted to begin a pilot program for distributing emergency overdose rescue kits containing Narcan to those who were most at risk of overdose. These kits have saved countless lives by being available to family members of those suffering from addiction. 

How bad is the addiction problem in Vermont? Take a look at these sobering statistics.

Addiction Statistics in Vermont

  • 15 percent of residents state they have used illicit drugs in the past month.
  • Vermont ranked number one in the United States for marijuana use.
  • 104 Vermont residents died from opiate overdoses in 2016.
  • Half of the 104 deaths that occurred had fentanyl involved.
  • Heroin was attributed to 51 deaths in 2016, up from 29 in 2015.
  • Between 2004 and 2015 the number of opioid overdose deaths nearly doubled in the state.
  • 80 percent of the state’s inmates were incarcerated due to drug crimes.
  • The number of people being treated for heroin addiction in Vermont was up 770 percent in 2014 from 2000.
  • Out of 626,000 residents in Vermont, an astounding 43,820 are heroin users.
  • One-quarter of residents seeking treatment for heroin abuse are young adults.
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Treatment ApproachesUnited StatesVermont
Substance abuse counseling approach99.2%100.0%
Relapse prevention96.3%95.7%
Cognitive behavioral therapy93.5%94.3%
Motivational interviewing92.3%92.9%
Anger management82.3%94.3%
Brief intervention approach81.5%85.7%
Trauma-related counseling78.0%82.9%
12-step facilitation approach74.7%78.6%
Contingency management motivational incentive55.4%51.4%
Dialectical behavioral therapy52.3%57.1%
Rational emotive behavioral therapy46.7%40.0%
Martix Model43.6%47.1%
Community reinforcement plus vouchers12.5%14.3%

Payment/Insurance AcceptedUnited StatesVermont
Cash or self-payment91.8%93.1%
Private health insurance70.0%82.8%
Medicaid63.7%74.1%
Federal or any government funding for substance abuse programs53.1%65.5%
State financed health insurance plan other than Medicaid47.7%46.6%
Medicare33.8%46.6%
Military insurance e.g. TRICARE33.0%48.3%
Access to recovery ATR voucher9.9%6.9%
IHS Tribal Urban ITU funds6.9%12.1%
No payment accepted2.8%3.4%

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Rehab Programs in Vermont (VT)

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1 Anna Marsh Lane, Brattleboro, VT, 05302

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1097 Hospital Drive, Saint Johnsbury, VT, 05819

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16 Town Crier Drive, Brattleboro, VT, 05304

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475 Union Street, Newport, VT, 05855

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23 Upper Plain, Bradford, VT, 05033

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1 Scale Avenue Building 10, Rutland, VT, 05701

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75 San Remo Drive, South Burlington, VT, 05403

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1 Anna Marsh Lane, Brattleboro, VT, 05302

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1 South Prospect Street Room 1420, Burlington, VT, 05401

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617 Comstock Road Suite 5, Montpelier, VT, 05602-8498

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178 Linden Street, Brattleboro, VT, 05301

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35 Washington Street, Rutland, VT, 05701

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435 Western Avenue, Brattleboro, VT, 05301

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11 Underhill Avenue, Bellows Falls, VT, 05101

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1 Anna Marsh Lane, Brattleboro, VT, 05301

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135 Granger Street, Rutland, VT, 05701

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65 Northgate Plaza Suite 11, Morrisville, VT, 05661

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2225 Portland Street, Saint Johnsbury, VT, 05819

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172 Fairfield Street, Saint Albans, VT, 05478

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38 Elm Street, Montpelier, VT, 05601

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