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.

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Mental Health

Teenage Body Dysmorphic Disorder

Reading Time: 5 minutes A small subset of teens develop a preoccupation with looks that goes beyond basic anxiety. For these teens, one aspect of their bodies becomes so disturbing and overwhelming that it […]

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

Rethinking Teen Mental Health

Reading Time: 6 minutes An innovative adolescent mental health conference 2018 – 2019 is setting the stage for sustainable healing. Our young people need a new approach to mental health treatment. Since 2003, the […]

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Treatment

Treatment at a Teen Mental Hospital

Reading Time: 6 minutes When teens are experiencing a mental health crisis, outpatient treatment may not be enough. Therefore, a teen mental hospital might be the right place for them to find help. Families […]

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

Signs Your Teenager is on Drugs

Reading Time: 5 minutes Recognizing the tell-tale signs your teenager is on drugs can help save adolescents’ lives. Given the severity of the national drug abuse epidemic and the concerns around drug use in […]

Newport Academy Treatment Resources: Teen Mental Health Treatment
Treatment

Teen Mental Health Treatment

Reading Time: 5 minutes Teen mental health and teen mental health treatment are incredibly important topics for parents and caregivers. During adolescence, hormones and social pressures collide. As a result, many teens act out in a […]

Newport Academy Empowering Teens Resources: Sober LIving
Alumni

Sober Living Homes

Reading Time: 2 minutes Sober living homes offer 24-hour sober support for teens after rehab. First, although kids may wish to return home, it is important to maintain recovery. Sober Living Homes After inpatient rehab, […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Signs Symptoms Teenage Drug Use
Substance Abuse

Signs and Symptoms of Teen Drug Use

Reading Time: 3 minutes Parents might know that teens tend to experiment with drugs and alcohol, but they might believe that it’s something that occurs later in adolescence. The truth is that teenage drug use […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: The Truth About Eating Disorders Drug Abuse And Teens
Substance Abuse

Eating Disorders and Substance Abuse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Many studies have showed that eating disorders and substance abuse—both maladaptive, destructive behaviors—are intimately linked with one another. In fact, according to a report from the National Center on Addiction […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Smiles Abuse
Substance Abuse

Abuse of the Drug Smiles

Reading Time: 4 minutes It goes by the street name “Smiles,” but the side effects of abuse of the drug smiles, a psychedelic designer drug, are anything but humorous. Abuse of the Drug Smiles […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Overdose Information
Substance Abuse

Overdose Information

Reading Time: 6 minutes One of our greatest fears, as parents, is for the safety of our children. From the time they are infants, we make every effort to protect them. When facing a child’s […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Heroin Abuse
Substance Abuse

Signs & Symptoms of Heroin Abuse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Heroin is a fast-acting drug that causes an intense sense of relaxation. Teens who use heroin might seem sleepy or drowsy while under the influence. They bob their heads as […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Ecstasy
Substance Abuse

Teen Ecstasy Rehab

Reading Time: 3 minutes Ecstasy is currently used and abused by millions of young people. Many see ecstasy as a harmless party drug, but to the thousands of families who have lost a loved one […]

Newport Academy Treatment Resources: Teen Anorexia Treatment
Treatment

Teen Anorexia Treatment

Reading Time: 6 minutes Anorexia, or anorexia nervosa, is an eating disorder. It is one in which an individual has an irrational fear of weight gain. One may also have a distorted self-image. It […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Cocaine Abuse
Substance Abuse

Teen Cocaine Abuse

Reading Time: 4 minutes Cocaine abuse is a problem among teens. Many teens abuse the drug for its stimulant properties. Teen rehab may be the best choice if a child is using this dangerous drug. […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Crack Cocaine Rehab
Substance Abuse

Teen Crack Cocaine Rehab

Reading Time: 6 minutes If you suspect that your teenage son or daughter is using or addicted to crack cocaine, you need to get help immediately. Teen Crack Cocaine Rehab Crack is not a […]