Table 2.6
Admissions aged 12 and older by treatment referral source and detailed criminal justice referral, according to primary substance of abuse: TEDS 2008
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions.]
Treatment referral source and detailed criminal justice referral1 All admis-
sions
Primary substance at admission
Alcohol Opiates Cocaine Mari-
juana/
hashish
Metham-
phetamine/
amphet-
amine
Tran-
quil-
izers
Seda-
tives
Hallu-
cino-
gens
PCP Inhal-
ants
Other/
none
speci-
fied
Alcohol
only
Secon-
dary
drug
Heroin Other
opiates
Smoked
cocaine
Other
route
Total  1,893,640 437,204 347,058 267,335 111,251 152,819 61,152 321,648 121,485 11,234 4,416 1,709 3,853 1,224 51,252
Treatment referral source            
Criminal justice/DUI (see detail, below)  37.8  41.9  36.0  14.7  18.0  29.9  39.4  57.0  58.7  21.5  23.9  39.3  48.4  29.1  36.3
Individual  32.1  29.2  31.5  55.5  50.2  34.9  27.1  15.0  19.7  41.9  37.2  29.0  24.7  34.0  32.8
Substance abuse provider  10.9   8.5  12.3  17.5  14.2  15.6  12.2   6.1   6.1  15.0  15.0  11.0   9.5   9.2   5.6
Other health care provider   6.3   8.0   7.6   5.2   8.4   6.0   5.2   4.0   2.7  10.9   9.4   7.3   3.3  10.6   8.7
School (educational)   1.0   0.7   0.7      *   0.2   0.1   0.3   3.4   0.3   0.6   1.4   0.8   0.2   5.6   3.7
Employer/EAP   0.6   0.8   0.6   0.1   0.6   0.3   1.0   0.8   0.3   0.4   0.8   0.1   0.3   0.6   0.6
Other community referral  11.2  11.0  11.2   6.8   8.5  13.3  14.8  13.7  12.3   9.7  12.3  12.5  13.6  11.0  12.3
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
No. of admissions  1,859,777 430,457 341,424 264,379 109,521 150,620 60,350 316,582 119,669 11,076 4,320 1,671 3,791 1,184 44,733
Detailed criminal justice referral1            
Total    703,807 180,277 122,944  38,889  19,669  45,034 23,785 180,452  70,257  2,381 1,032   656 1,835   344 16,252
Probation/parole  42.7  24.9  39.9  51.4  39.0  49.2  55.0  50.6  54.0  34.1  38.9  46.2  59.5  30.8  31.6
State/Federal court  12.7  12.7  15.3   8.8  18.7  13.0  10.7  13.3   6.4  18.7  16.0  14.5   8.5  23.5  27.5
Formal adjudication  10.9  13.5  11.1   9.4  15.7   9.5   8.1   8.9  11.3  18.8  20.1   9.8   7.2   8.5  12.2
Other legal entity   5.6   5.4   5.3   5.3   4.5   5.1   5.6   7.6   1.9   6.8   4.7   4.0   5.0  10.3  10.1
DUI/DWI   8.3  23.3  11.9   1.3   3.9   0.7   2.0   1.8   0.5   7.5   5.1   2.0   1.1   7.3   2.6
Diversionary program   3.6   1.5   3.2   9.1   6.5   5.8   5.2   4.3   0.4   5.6   3.2   2.9   6.4   2.6   5.7
Prison   2.2   1.1   2.0   4.7   2.7   3.8   3.3   1.7   2.9   2.5   2.7   5.4   3.0   3.0   1.6
Other   14.0  17.4  11.3   9.9   9.1  12.9  10.1  11.8  22.6   6.0   9.4  15.2   9.4  14.1   8.7
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
No. of admissions    536,120 123,573  91,088  33,994  14,485  36,001 19,000 141,716  61,851  2,010   787   448 1,574   234  9,359

1 Detailed criminal justice referral is a Supplemental Data Set item. Supplemental Data Set items are not reported by all States and jurisdictions.
* Less than 0.05 percent.

SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 8.31.09.

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