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 and to help families live a healthy, happier life.

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: 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 Empowering Teens Resources : Teenage Hormones Sexuality
Empowering Teens

Teenage Hormones and Sexuality

Reading Time: 10 minutes If you’re a teenager, you’re no stranger to the power of hormones. Starting as early as age 7 or 8, your body begins to produce the hormones that are responsible […]

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 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 […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Teen Drug Addiction
Substance Abuse

Teen Drug Addiction

Reading Time: 5 minutes Between the ages of 12 and 17, many teens experiment with drugs of all kinds. Alcohol, marijuana, cocaine, heroin, prescription drugs, and others. This is 30 percent of teens in this […]

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 Substance Abuse Resources: Teen Heroin Rehab
Substance Abuse

Teen Heroin Rehabilitation & Recovery

Reading Time: 5 minutes The treatment models for heroin recovery include paying special attention to the teen’s mindset, analyzing different maturity levels, and understanding the family dynamics of the specific teen involved. Studies have […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Vicodin Abuse
Substance Abuse

Teen Vicodin Abuse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Teen drug abuse is down in terms of overall usage across the country. However, one drug continues to concern healthcare and addiction treatment professionals – Vicodin. Teen Vicodin Abuse Vicodin […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Kratom Dangers of Use
Substance Abuse

Is Kratom Dangerous?

Reading Time: 2 minutes What is Kratom? Kratom is a tropical tree native to Southeast Asia. The leaves of the Kratom tree contain psychoactive opioid compounds. The leaves are used locally as an herbal remedy. […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Ecstasy
Substance Abuse

Signs of Ecstasy Use

Reading Time: 2 minutes The signs of ecstasy use are usually easy to spot, however it’s when you spot them that becomes crucial. Sometimes it’s difficult to detect ecstasy use because it is mainly […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Xanax Abuse Rehab
Substance Abuse

Teen Xanax Treatment

Reading Time: 5 minutes In June of 2011, the Substance Abuse and Mental Heath Services Administration (SAMHSA) startled the addiction treatment community by announcing that admissions to substance abuse treatment programs for benzodiazepines like […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Signs and Symptoms of Teen Drug Use Speed Meth
Substance Abuse

Speed/Meth

Reading Time: 2 minutes During adolescence, a once happy, cheerful child can become a sullen, hostile young adult prone to slamming doors and asking for privacy. Sometimes, these changes are due to simple teen […]