Marcie Beasley, MA, LMFT: Clinical Director for Newport Academy


Marcie Beasley, MA, LMFT

Marcie Beasley, MA, LMFT, has experience and expertise in multiple therapeutic modalities, allowing her to provide support to staff and residents in varied and creative ways. She specializes in treating addiction, teen depression, eating disorders, and trauma, and has provided therapeutic services in residential as well as outpatient settings for the last 13 years. She has worked with both low-income and affluent populations in treatment centers around the country.

Marcie believes in the power of the mind-body-spirit connection and in an individualized holistic treatment philosophy that honors all aspects of each person’s experience and self, and involves the entire family in the healing process. She finds it incredibly rewarding to watch people gain the skills and self-understanding that enable them to live an authentic, embodied life.

Newport Academy…in her own words

“Newport Academy is built around honesty, integrity, and courageous teamwork. It’s a privilege and honor to work with caring individuals who put their heart and soul into what they do. Newport Academy provides an approach that is experiential, creative, loving, and dynamic. It is an honor to witness adolescents and families change as they get the help they need.” —Marcie Beasley

Select Achievements

  • Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology (Holistic Studies: Transpersonal and Somatic Psychology) from John F. Kennedy University, Campbell, California
  • Member of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists
  • Trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Levels I and II
  • Certified as a Clinical Hypnotherapist (Hypnotherapy for Trauma Treatment) via Integrative Life Center, Nashville, Tennessee

  • Undergraduate degree in psychology from Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee