A local doctor and nurse team in Wichita, Kansas have garnered national attention as they are accused of running a large-scale "pill mill" the led to the opiate-related drug overdose deaths of 68 patients.
In 2009, over 600,000 Americans age 12 and older had abused heroin at least once in the year prior to being surveyed.
Drug rehab counselors and criminal justice personnel work in tandem on treatment planning for criminals who take part in drug rehabs as ordered by the courts which includes implementation of screening, placement, testing, monitoring, and supervision, as well as implementing a system of sanctions and rewards.
Individuals who use PCP may experience a "dissociative" feeling, meaning it distorts perceptions of sight and sound and produces feelings of detachment.
Ecstasy pills can be found for as little as $1, although most European countries are reporting tablets being sold for anywhere from $6 to $15. Ecstasy in the U.S. can run up to $30 per pill in some markets.