#Mental Health

Newport Academy Mental Health Resources: Pets and Mental Health
Well-Being

10 Ways Pets Support Mental Health

Reading Time: 8 minutes The bonds between humans and animals are powerful. And the positive correlation between pets and mental health is undeniable. According to a 2015 Harris poll, 95 percent of pet owners […]

Newport Academy Empowering Teens Resources: Teen Friendships
Empowering Teens

The Importance of Teen Friendship

Reading Time: 10 minutes Friendships are incredibly important during adolescence. Teen friendships help young people feel a sense of acceptance and belonging. Moreover, teenage relationships with peers support the development of compassion, caring, and […]

Newport Academy mental health resources: Types of Anxiety
Mental Health

How to Recognize Anxiety in Teenagers

Reading Time: 6 minutes Unfortunately, anxiety in teenagers is increasingly common among adolescents. In fact, about 32 percent of American teens between the ages of 13 and 18 have an anxiety disorder at some point. […]