Table 3.2
Discharges aged 12 and older from intensive outpatient treatment.
Characteristics at admission, by reason for discharge: 2009
Number 
[Based on linked admission and discharge data reported by the 44 States and jurisdictions that offered intensive outpatient
substance abuse treatment and reported these data to TEDS.]
Characteristics at admission Reason for discharge 
Total Completed Transferred to
further treatment
Dropped out Terminated
by facility
Other
All intensive outpatient.
treatment discharges
.
200,259 70,416 40,941 49,042 20,144 19,716
Gender
Male 125,929  47,137  23,782  29,633  12,567  12,810
Female  74,292  23,267  17,157  19,395   7,575   6,898
No. of discharges  200,221  70,404  40,939  49,028  20,142  19,708
Age at admission
12 to 20 years  34,159  11,033   6,839   8,628   3,799   3,860
21 to 30 years  64,972  21,905  13,479  15,874   7,133   6,581
31 to 40 years  44,446  15,802   9,006  11,015   4,370   4,253
41 to 50 years  40,353  14,864   8,354   9,923   3,586   3,626
Over 50 years  16,329   6,812   3,263   3,602   1,256   1,396
No. of discharges  200,259  70,416  40,941  49,042  20,144  19,716
Race/ethnicity
White (non-Hispanic) 119,099  43,908  24,734  28,005  11,230  11,222
Black (non-Hispanic)  42,966  12,756   8,539  12,945   4,816   3,910
Hispanic origin  20,683   8,474   2,957   4,649   2,557   2,046
Other  13,856   4,636   3,373   3,024   1,464   1,359
No. of discharges  196,604  69,774  39,603  48,623  20,067  18,537
Primary substance
Alcohol  78,970  32,541  14,845  17,792   6,768   7,024
Opiates  26,181   7,554   5,421   7,539   2,790   2,877
Marijuana/hashish  50,201  16,218  10,355  12,610   5,828   5,190
Cocaine  22,581   6,944   4,888   5,860   2,543   2,346
Stimulants  17,302   5,437   4,528   4,037   1,702   1,598
Other/unknown   5,024   1,722     904   1,204     513     681
No. of discharges  200,259  70,416  40,941  49,042  20,144  19,716
Frequency of use
No use in the past month  82,430  32,807  17,443  16,384   7,811   7,985
Some use  71,856  23,110  14,462  19,617   7,992   6,675
Daily use  42,818  13,668   8,175  12,538   3,972   4,465
No. of discharges  197,104  69,585  40,080  48,539  19,775  19,125
No. of prior treatment episodes
None  82,409  31,377  15,222  18,481   8,884   8,445
1 or more 114,455  37,650  25,042  29,616  11,111  11,036
No. of discharges  196,864  69,027  40,264  48,097  19,995  19,481
Treatment referral source
Criminal justice/DUI  94,458  34,705  22,074  18,240   9,476   9,963
Self or individual  46,277  15,550   8,297  14,089   4,225   4,116
Health care/community  57,222  19,371  10,212  16,083   6,180   5,376
No. of discharges  197,957  69,626  40,583  48,412  19,881  19,455
Employment status1
Employed  49,669  21,294   9,225  10,007   4,696   4,447
Unemployed/Not in labor force 140,936  45,608  29,760  36,886  14,404  14,278
No. of discharges  190,605  66,902  38,985  46,893  19,100  18,725
Years of education1
Fewer than 12 years  60,543  18,385  12,400  16,487   7,107   6,164
12 years (or GED)  76,511  27,861  15,908  18,244   7,315   7,183
More than 12 years  41,071  17,028   7,679   9,203   3,493   3,668
No. of discharges  178,125  63,274  35,987  43,934  17,915  17,015
1 Includes only discharges aged 16 and above for employment status and aged 18 and older for years of education.
NOTE: The "Other" category includes clients who were discharged because they were incarcerated, died, moved, became ill, were hospitalized, or other reason somewhat out of client's control, or if the client status at discharge was not known.
SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 10.10.11.

To previous table To Table of Contents To next table