The Affordable Care Act (ACA) extended dependent care coverage to all individuals under age 26. The coverage expansion in 2010 likely caused an increase in private insurance coverage and mental health treatment use for young adults. For mental health and substance use treatment, changes in who pays for care can...
This report describes emergency department (ED) visits involving drug-related suicide attempts using data from the 2011 Drug Abuse Warning Network (DAWN). The ED visits for suicide attempts by middle-aged adults were more likely to involve alcohol combined with other drugs compared with other drug-related visits.
This Drug Abuse Warning Network (DAWN) data spotlight uses 2011 data to examine ED visits for adverse reactions to medications among children aged 12 or younger.
This report is a spotlight using the 2010 National Mental Health Services Survey (NMHSS). The spotlight highlights the percentage of specialty mental health treatment facilities that provide smoking cessation programs.
This is a Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) spotlight showing that few substance abuse treatment admissions are referred by employers in 2011. The Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) is a national data system of annual admissions to substance abuse treatment facilities. TEDS received treatment admission records from 46 states, the...
This Drug Abuse Warning Network (DAWN) spotlight looks at the outcomes of emergency department visits that involve underage drinking in 2011. The report compares the outcome of emergency department vists by patients ages 12-20 that involved alcohol only, to visits where other drug(s) were taken along with alcohol.
This is a National Mental Health Services Survey (N-MHSS) spotlight showing that more than half of mental health facilities offer
suicide prevention services in 2012. N-MHSS is an annual survey of all known mental health treatment facilities in the United States, both public and private.
This spotlight uses data from the Drug Abuse Warning Network (DAWN) to examine emergency department visits related to suicide attempts that involved drugs. There was an overall increase in drug-related suicide attempts from 2005 to 2011 (for patients ages 12 and older). The report also examines the trends for individual...
This Drug Abuse Warning Network (DAWN) spotlight is about emergency department visits involving energy drink results in hospitalization in 2011.
This Data Spotlight based on the Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) highlights trends in treatment admissions for cocaine among non-Hispanic blacks from 2000 through 2010.
This Data Spotlight from the Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) focuses on substance abuse treatment admissions during 2010 among college students who have co-occuring mental disorders.
This Data Spotlight from the Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) focuses on substances of abuse among military personnel and veterans aged 21 to 39 who were admitted to substance abuse treatment during 2010.
This Data Spotlight based on the Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) for 2010 presents the differences between sources of referral to substance abuse treatment for adult American Indians and Alaska Natives compared to persons of other races.
This Data Spotlight focuses on trends in substances of abuse among pregnant women and women of childbearing age (aged 15-44) from 2000 through 2010 using data from the Treatment
Episode Data Set (TEDS).
This Data Spotlight highlights alcohol as the substance of abuse among Asians and Pacific Islanders seeking treatment in 2010 according to the Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS).