Table 4.3a. Admissions aged 12 and older, by type of service according to treatment referral source, frequency of use, and
number of prior treatment episodes: 2011
Column percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions.]
Treatment referral source, frequency of use, and number
of prior treatment episodes
All admis-
sions
Type of service
Ambulatory Detoxification
(24-hour service)
Rehabilitation/residential Medication-assisted
opioid therapy1
Out-
patient
Intensive
outpatient
Free-
standing
residential
Hospital
inpatient
Ambu-
latory
Short-term
(<30 days)
Long-term
(30+ days)
Hospital
(non-
detox)
Out-
patient
Detox-
ification
Resi-
dential
Total  1,844,719 822,624 206,189 319,113 61,815 10,339 167,347 135,298 5,688 88,047 22,015 6,244
Treatment referral source            
Self or individual  35.1  21.3  25.2  57.6  75.4  47.8  33.5  28.6  56.7  75.0  80.9  41.8
Criminal justice/DUI  34.1  49.3  44.2  14.6   2.7  29.7  18.0  35.2   7.5   4.4   2.2  10.3
Other community referral  12.3  14.7  15.2   9.1   5.3   6.1  11.2  11.9   8.1   5.0   5.8  12.5
Substance abuse care provider  10.2   6.4   8.4   9.5   5.3   3.1  25.6  19.7   6.5  11.5   8.2  29.6
Other health care provider   6.6   5.2   5.6   9.1  11.0  12.8  10.8   4.4  20.9   4.1   2.9   5.5
School (educational)   1.3   2.5   0.8   0.1      *   0.1   0.2   0.1   0.1      *      *   0.1
Employer/EAP   0.5   0.7   0.7   0.1   0.2   0.5   0.7   0.1   0.1      *   0.1   0.1
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
No. of admissions  1,812,030 806,660 200,241 315,739 61,480 10,269 164,835 133,032 5,499 86,217 21,869 6,189
Frequency of use            
No use in the past month  28.0  42.5  38.4   2.9   1.3   2.9  10.9  32.9   9.2  17.3   1.8  14.4
1-3 times in the past month  12.2  17.4  14.8   6.8   1.8   8.7   7.4   9.2   5.6   4.0   1.2   5.4
1-2 times in the past week   8.8  10.8   9.8   7.8   1.2  18.6   7.4   7.4   7.2   2.9   1.8   4.2
3-6 times in the past week  11.2  10.3  12.9  11.7   4.4  13.7  14.8  14.0  13.6   8.2   6.7   8.6
Daily  39.8  19.1  24.1  70.7  91.3  56.0  59.4  36.5  64.4  67.6  88.6  67.4
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
No. of admissions  1,809,272 798,491 202,937 316,212 61,568 10,316 164,884 133,858 5,584 87,219 21,974 6,229
No. of prior treatment episodes            
None  41.1  50.8  37.2  37.4  34.1  29.4  27.8  28.8  35.8  23.3  32.7  20.1
1  21.9  22.7  24.6  15.7  17.2  22.3  23.1  23.5  21.3  24.0  18.9  20.8
2  12.4  11.0  14.7   9.7  12.5  16.5  15.6  15.3  13.7  16.6  12.6  15.4
3   7.4   5.8   8.6   6.5   7.2   9.7  10.1  10.1   8.3  11.1  10.7  11.2
4   4.3   3.1   4.9   4.5   5.3   5.6   6.1   6.0   5.3   6.3   5.5   7.2
5 or more  13.0   6.7   9.9  26.2  23.7  16.5  17.3  16.2  15.6  18.8  19.6  25.2
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
No. of admissions  1,689,338 787,833 201,198 267,129 10,145  8,923 164,590 131,440 4,414 85,592 21,859 6,215
1 Therapy with methadone or buprenorphine is part of client's treatment plan.
* Less than 0.05 percent.
SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 10.15.12.

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