Raymond Binkowski, CADC
Raymond (RJ) Binkowski has been a member of the Newport Academy team since 2013. He is a passionate counselor and ardent advocate for change and social justice in his community, with a particular focus on adolescents and the family system. RJ has mentored teens in several different capacities for more than eight years, most recently in the fields of addiction and trauma. His purpose is to be of service to those around him, and to empower others to do the same.
Newport Academy…in his own words.
“We offer an approach that combines both the traditional and the non-traditional to greet grief and discomfort with calm and compassion, to challenge inadequacy, to foster humility within humanity, and to empower the voices of our young men and women.” —Raymond Binkowski
- Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor
- Undergraduate degree in psychology, Northeastern University/University of Connecticut
- Completed leadership training through Men’s Leadership Alliance, Boulder, Colorado
- Active member of the Northeast Men’s Alliance.