Michel Mennesson, MD

Michel Mennesson, MD: Psychiatrist for Newport Academy


Michel Mennesson, MD

Innovative Approach

Originally from France, Dr. Michel Mennesson thrives on finding new and creative solutions by drawing from a variety of therapeutic approaches. A longtime practitioner of yoga and meditation, he is a strong proponent for integrating mindfulness principles into clinical treatment.

Board-Certified Psychiatrist 

Dr. Michel is board-certified in general psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, with an added qualification in Addiction Psychiatry. He trained as a pediatrician and internist before entering the field of psychiatry.

Newport Academy…in his own words

“I love working with a great team to help teens turn their lives around. It’s inspiring that I get to teach teens new ways of thinking..” —Michel Mennesson


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  • Residency in Adult Psychiatry, Yale University Department of Psychiatry
  • Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Yale Child Study Center
  • Assistant Professor, Yale University Department of Psychiatry
  • Residency in Pediatrics, Waterbury Hospital Health Center

Select Achievements

  • Best Teacher Award from UConn Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

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