Whitney Balliett, LPC, LADC

Whitney Balliet on the Newport Academy campus

FAMILY THERAPIST

Whitney Balliett, LPC, LADC

Whitney Balliett has a commitment to helping individuals and families who struggle with mental health, substance abuse, and communication breakdowns. Whitney has been a Family Therapist for nearly 30 years, and has attended specialized trainings for ABFT, Cultural Competence, and numerous other modalities. In his role at Newport Academy, he uses his certifications in DBT, ACT Counseling, Microcurrent Electrical Therapy (MET), MI, and CBT to treat young adults who are struggling with substance abuse, process additions, and a range of co-occurring disorders.

Newport Academy…in his own words

“Newport Academy’s quality of clinical work with families is unparalleled and unsurpassed by any other organization I have worked with in my nearly 30-year career.” – Whitney Balliett

Select Achievements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Kenyon College
  • Master’s degree in Counseling from the Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies
  • Certified in DBT, ACT Counseling, Microcurrent Electrical Therapy (MET), MI, and CBT