Find Therapists and Counselors in Baltimore, MD

Find a Therapist in Baltimore, MD

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About Baltimore

Baltimore is the most populous city in the state of Maryland. It is home to around 615,000 people. The population in Baltimore is 61% black, 28% white, 5% Hispanic, and 3% Asian. More than 9% of residents speak a language other than English at home. There are roughly 22,100 Spanish speakers and 4,200 French speakers in the city.

Eighty-four percent of residents in Baltimore who are at least 25 years old have graduated from high school. Thirty percent of residents in the same age group have earned at least a bachelor’s degree. The median household income in Baltimore is $44,300. More than 23% of residents live below the poverty line.

Mental Health in Baltimore

Behavioral Health System Baltimore (BHSB) is the city’s leading organization on mental health and wellness. BHSB connects communities, families, and individuals with mental health resources in Baltimore.

Substance addiction is a major concern in Baltimore. There are an estimated 25,000 opioid users in the city. Within this group, 19,000 people also use heroin. 

However, Baltimore is equipped to provide medication-assisted treatment (MAT) to only 17,600 people. There are 26 opioid treatment programs (OTPs) in the city. An additional 10 OTPs are located in nearby counties and may be accessible for Baltimore residents who can travel outside the city. 

References:

  1. DataUSA: Baltimore city, MD. (n.d.). Retrieved from https://datausa.io/profile/geo/baltimore-city-md/#demographics
  2. Mental health. (n.d.). Baltimore City Health Department. Retrieved from https://health.baltimorecity.gov/node/158
  3. QuickFacts: Baltimore city, Maryland. (n.d.). United States Census Bureau. Retrieved from https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/fact/table/baltimorecitymaryland/PST045216
  4. Substance use disorder treatment capacity in Baltimore city: Focus on opioid treatment programs and buprenorphine providers. (2017, January 19). Behavioral Health System Baltimore. Retrieved from http://www.bhsbaltimore.org/site/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/OTP-Capacity-Report_01_27_17_FINAL.pdf