#Scientific Studies

Newport Academy Mental Health Resources: The Adolescent Mind on Meditation
Mental Health

Meditation for Teens & Why it Helps

By Jamison Monroe, Jr.  Mindfulness Heals Those of us in the field of mental health and addiction recovery have known for years—through personal experience and observation—that mindfulness practice is an […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources Cigarettes Health Effects Smoking
Substance Abuse

Health Effects of Teen Smoking

Cigarettes used to be instrumental to human life. World War II-era soldiers were even provided with a ration of tobacco, tucked in amid their cheese slices and bacon bits. Much […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Substance Abuse Statistics
Substance Abuse

Teen Substance Abuse Statistics

Drug and alcohol use in teens runs rampant in this country, and often the parents of the afflicted teens are completely unaware. It’s downright scary to look at teen substance […]