Kristin Wilson, MA, LPC: Director of Clinical Outreach for Newport Academy


Kristin Wilson, MA, LPC

Kristin Wilson, MA, LPC, has been working in the treatment field since 1997, in a variety of mental health treatment settings, including inpatient, residential, and outpatient levels of care, and with numerous types of addictions, including chemical dependence, process addictions, and eating disorders. She is passionate about the integration of holistic care in the treatment milieu. In addition, Kristin is a certified yoga teacher.

Kristin is a licensed clinician who has formerly served as a clinical supervisor, executive director, trainer, interventionist, and clinical outreach representative. She previously held the title of Senior Regional Director of Marketing for Elements Behavioral Health’s Northeast Programming. Before her role at Elements, Kristin spent seven years running an outpatient behavioral health department in Pennsylvania.

Newport Academy…in her own words

“Newport Academy truly offers individualized care, with a focus on mindful growth and connection. The dedication this team has to our teenagers and their families is unwavering. We strive to nurture their minds, bodies, and spirits from a place of unconditional love. I’m honored to be a part of the process of cultivating mindfulness and helping teens make authentic connections with self, family, and peers.” —Kristin Wilson

Select Achievements

  • Master’s degree in psychology and Creative Arts Therapies from Hahnemann University of the Health Sciences, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Licensed Professional Counselor in New Jersey and Pennsylvania
  • Undergraduate degree from the University of Richmond, Richmond, Virginia