#Substance Use

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Substance Abuse

Is Vaping a Gateway Drug for Teens?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Vaping has become more and more popular among teens and adults. First advertised as a safe substitute for smoking, vaping has since rapidly grown in popularity. Moreover, vaping is used […]

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Mental Health

8 Signs of Teen Depression

Reading Time: 3 minutes By Heather Senior Monroe, LCSW Signs of teen depression are important to recognize. Teen depression can impact the family. Teens feel a lot! Furthermore, adolescence is a time of turbulence and […]

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: Teen Heroin Use and Treatment
Substance Abuse

Teen Heroin Use and Treatment

Reading Time: 6 minutes Heroin use has reached epidemic proportions in the United States. Teenagers are unfortunately experimenting with heroin more as it becomes more readily available. Though many of us find it hard […]

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. […]