National Survey of Substance Abuse
Treatment Services (N-SSATS): 2007

Data on Substance Abuse Treatment Facilities

Table of Contents

Title Page

Acknowledgments

List of Tables

List of Figures

Highlights

Chapter 1. Description of the National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS)

Chapter 2. Trends in Facility Characteristics

Chapter 3. Trends in Client Characteristics

Chapter 4. Facility Characteristics and Services

Chapter 5. Client Characteristics

Chapter 6. State Data

Appendix A. N-SSATS Background

Appendix B. 2007 N-SSATS Questionnaire

Appendix C. Item Percentage Response Rates for N-SSATS 2007

List of Tables

Chapter 1

1.1 N-SSATS forms accounting, response rate, and mode of response: 2007

1.2 Number of N-SSATS facilities reporting client and/or facility data: 2007

Chapter 2

2.1 Facility turnover: 2003-2007.
Number and percent distribution

2.2 Facility operation and primary focus of facility: 2003-2007.
Number and percent distribution

2.3 Facilities by type of care offered, and facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs: 2003-2007.
Number and percent

2.4 Facilities with managed care agreements or contracts, by facility operation: 2003-2007.
Number and percent

Chapter 3

3.1 Clients in treatment, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: 2003-2007.
Number and percent distribution

3.2 Clients in treatment by type of care received and clients receiving methadone or buprenorphine: 2003-2007.
Number and percent distribution

3.3 Clients in treatment, by substance abuse problem: 2003-2007.
Number and percent distribution

3.4 Clients in treatment in facilities with managed care agreements or contracts, by facility operation: 2003-2007.
Number and percent

3.5 Clients under age 18 in treatment by type of care received, and clients under age18 in treatment in facilities offering special programs or groups for adolescents: 2003-2007.
Number and percent distribution

Chapter 4

4.1 Primary focus of facilities, by facility operation: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent distribution

4.2a Type of care offered, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number

4.2b Type of care offered, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Percent

4.3 Client substance abuse problem and co-occurring mental health disorders, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent

4.4 Facility size, according to type of care offered, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Median number of clients

4.5 Facility size, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent distribution

4.6 Facility capacity and utilization of residential (non-hospital) care, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number, utilization rate, and percent distribution

4.7 Facility capacity and utilization of hospital inpatient care, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number, utilization rate, and percent distribution

4.8 Services provided, by facility operation: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent

4.9 Services provided, by primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent

4.10 Clinical/therapeutic approaches, according to frequency of use: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent distribution

4.11a Facilities offering special programs or groups for specific client types, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number

4.11b Facilities offering special programs or groups for specific client types, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Percent

4.12a Facilities offering services in sign language for the hearing impaired and in languages other than English, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number

4.12b Facilities offering services in sign language for the hearing impaired and in languages other than English, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Percent

4.13 Client detoxification substance, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent

4.14 Facilities with client outreach, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent

4.15a Facility licensing, certification, or accreditation, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number

4.15b Facility licensing, certification, or accreditation, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Percent

4.16a Facility licensing, certification, or accreditation, by type of care offered: March 30, 2007.
Number

4.16b Facility licensing, certification, or accreditation, by type of care offered: March 30, 2007.
Percent

4.17a Facilities employing specific practices as part of their standard operating procedures, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number

4.17b Facilities employing specific practices as part of their standard operating procedures, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Percent

4.18a Facility payment options, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number

4.18b Facility payment options, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Percent

4.19 Facility funding, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent

4.20 Facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs) and clients in facilities with OTPs, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent distribution

4.21a Type of care offered in facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs), by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number

4.21b Type of care offered in facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs), by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Percent

4.22a Facility licensing, certification, or accreditation of facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs), by type of care offered: March 30, 2007.
Number

4.22b Facility licensing, certification, or accreditation of facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs), by type of care offered: March 30, 2007.
Percent

 

Chapter 5

5.1 Clients in treatment, by primary focus of facility and facility operation: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent distribution

5.2a Clients in treatment, according to type of care received, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number

5.2b Clients in treatment, according to type of care received, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Percent distribution (row percent)

5.2c Clients in treatment, according to type of care received, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Percent distribution (column percent)

5.3 Clients in treatment, according to substance abuse problem and co-occurring mental health disorders, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent

5.4 Clients in treatment, according to type of counseling, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent distribution

5.5 Clients under age 18 in treatment, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent distribution

5.6 Clients under age 18 in treatment, according to type of care received, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent distribution

Chapter 6

6.1 N-SSATS forms accounting, response rate, and mode of response, by State or jurisdiction: 2007

Trends 2003-2007

6.2a Facilities and clients in treatment, by State or jurisdiction: 2003-2007.
Number

6.2b Facilities and clients in treatment, by State or jurisdiction: 2003-2007.
Percent distribution

6.3a Clients under age 18 in treatment, and clients under age 18 in facilities offering special programs or groups for adolescents, by State or jurisdiction: 2003-2007.
Number

6.3b Clients under age 18 in treatment, and clients under age 18 in facilities offering special programs or groups for adolescents, by State or jurisdiction: 2003-2007.
Percent

6.4a Facilities with managed care agreements or contracts, and clients in facilities with managed care agreements or contracts, by State or jurisdiction: 2003-2007.
Number

6.4b Facilities with managed care agreements or contracts, and clients in facilities with managed care agreements or contracts, by State or jurisdiction: 2003-2007.
Percent

Facilities 2007

6.5a Facility operation, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number

6.5b Facility operation, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Percent distribution

6.6 Primary focus of facility, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent distribution

6.7a Type of care offered, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number

6.7b Type of care offered, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Percent

6.8 Client substance abuse problem and co-occurring mental health disorders, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent

6.9 Facility size, according to type of care offered, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Median number of clients

6.10 Facility size, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent distribution

6.11 Facility capacity and utilization of residential (non-hospital) and hospital inpatient care, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number and utilization rate

6.12a Clinical/therapeutic approaches used often or sometimes, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number

6.12b Clinical/therapeutic approaches used often or sometimes, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Percent

6.13 Type of counseling, according to counseling type, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent

6.14a Facilities offering special programs or groups for specific client types, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number

6.14b Facilities offering special programs or groups for specific client types, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Percent

6.15a Facilities offering services in sign language for the hearing impaired and in languages other than English, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number

6.15b Facilities offering services in sign language for the hearing impaired and in languages other than English, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Percent

6.16 Facilities detoxifying clients from various substances, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent

6.17 Facilities with client outreach, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent

6.18a Facility licensing, certification, or accreditation, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number

6.18b Facility licensing, certification, or accreditation, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Percent

6.19a Facilities employing specific practices as part of their standard operating procedures, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number

6.19b Facilities employing specific practices as part of their standard operating procedures, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Percent

6.20a Facility payment options, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number

6.20b Facility payment options, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Percent

6.21 Facility funding, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent

6.22 Facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs) and clients in facilities with OTPs, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent distribution

6.23a Type of care offered in facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs), by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007
Number

6.23b Type of care offered in facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs), by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007
Percent

6.24a Facility licensing, certification, or accreditation of facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs), by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007
Number

6.24b Facility licensing, certification, or accreditation of facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs), by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007
Percent

Clients 2007

6.25a Clients in treatment, according to facility operation, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number

6.25b Clients in treatment, according to facility operation, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Percent distribution

6.26 Clients in treatment, according to primary focus of facility, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent distribution

6.27a Clients in treatment, according to type of care received, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number

6.27b Clients in treatment, according to type of care received, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Percent distribution

6.28 Clients in treatment, according to substance abuse problem and co-occurring mental health disorders, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent distribution

6.29 Clients in treatment, according to counseling type, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent

6.30a Clients under age 18 in treatment, according to facility operation, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number

6.30b Clients under age 18 in treatment, according to facility operation, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Percent distribution

6.31 Clients under age 18 in treatment, according to primary focus of facility, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent distribution

6.32 Clients under age 18 in treatment, according to type of care received, by State
or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number and percent distribution

6.33 Clients in treatment aged 18 and over, and clients in treatment per 100,000 population aged 18 and over, according to substance abuse problem and co-occurring mental health disorder, by State or jurisdiction: March 30, 2007.
Number and clients per 100,000 population aged 18 and over

Appendix A

A.1 Survey contents: 1995-2007

Appendix C

C.1 N-SSATS item percentage response rates: 2007

List of Figures

Chapter 2

Figure 1 Facility Operation: 2003-2007

Figure 2 Primary Focus of Facility: 2003-2007

Figure 3 Type of Care Offered: 2003-2007

Figure 4 Facilities with Managed Care Agreements or Contracts, by Facility Operation: 2003-2007

Chapter 3

Figure 5 Clients in Treatment, by Facility Operation: 2003-2007

Figure 6 Clients in Treatment, by Type of Care Received: 2003-2007

Figure 7 Clients in Treatment in Facilities with Managed Care Agreements or Contracts, by Facility Operation: 2003-2007

Figure 8 Clients under Age 18 and Clients under Age 18 in Treatment in Facilities Offering Special Programs or Groups for Adolescents: 2003-2007

Chapter 4

Figure 9 Residential (Non-Hospital) and Hospital Inpatient Utilization Rates: March 30, 2007

Chapter 6

Figure 10 Clients in Treatment per 100,000 Population Aged 18 and Over: March 30, 2007