Resources

In alignment with our mission to empower teens and restore families, we've compiled a robust library to inform, educate, and inspire our greater community. It is our mission to serve audiences as a teen rehab; to help families live a healthy, happier life.

Newport Academy Treatment Resources: Equine Assisted Therapy
Treatment

Why Equine Assisted Therapy Works

Equine Assisted Therapy is a powerful, evidence-based experiential modality. The horse-human connection has a wide range of benefits for teen mental health. Through equine therapy activities, teens gain confidence, build […]

Newport Academy Adolescent Mental Health Conference 2018 Mental Health Resources Hero
Mental Health

Rethinking Teen Mental Health

An innovative adolescent mental health conference 2018 is setting the stage for sustainable healing. Our young people need a new approach to mental health treatment. Since 2003, the number of […]

Newport Academy Resources Restoring Families: Teen Cyberbullying
Restoring Families

How to Recognize Teen Cyberbullying

Teen cyberbullying coincides with the technological advancements of the 21st century. Social media and other online forums provide ways for teens to bully peers without face-to-face repercussions. While such bullying […]

Mental Health

A Guide to Teen Mental Disorders

Today, one in five teens has a diagnosable mental health disorder, such as depression or anxiety. And these teen mental disorders are on the rise. In fact, experts say that mental disorders in […]

Newport Academy Resources Substance Abuse: signs of teenage drug use
Substance Abuse

Signs of Teenage Drug Use

Recognizing the signs of teenage drug use can help save adolescents’ lives. Given the severity of the national drug abuse epidemic and the concerns around teen drug use, knowledge is […]

Newport Academy Treatment Resources: attachment-based family therapy
Treatment

How Attachment-Based Family Therapy Works

 Attachment-Based Family Therapy is an evidence-based approach for treating depression and preventing suicide in adolescents. This therapeutic modality works by strengthening family relationships. It does so through a structured methodology. As a […]

Newport Academy Treatment Resources: types of mental health treatment
Treatment

Types of Teen Mental Health Treatment

Adolescent treatment for teenage depression, teen anxiety, and other teen mental health challenges take time and care. Thus, different stages of the healing process may require different types of mental […]

Newport Academy Well-being Resources: Yoga for anxiety
Well-Being

Yoga for Anxiety and Depression

Today’s teens are more anxious than ever. One out of every five teens suffers from an anxiety disorder at some point. However, using yoga for anxiety and depression is an [...]
Newport Academy Mental Health Resources: Anxiety in School
Mental Health

Anxiety in School: How Parents Can Help

Most teens get a little anxious about starting school. A certain amount of school-related anxiety is normal for adolescents. But when nervousness crosses over into full-fledged anxiety in school, teens […]

Newport Academy Mental Health Resources: Acute Stress Disorder
Mental Health

Acute Stress Disorder in Teens

Acute stress disorder is a response to a traumatic event. Teens who experience a school shooting, natural disaster, death, car accident or other traumatic event are at risk for acute […]