#Teen Disorders

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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 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. […]

Newport Academy Mental Health Resources ADHD Nation
Mental Health

The Truth Behind the National ADHD Epidemic

Reading Time: 2 minutes Pulitzer Prize-Nominated Journalist Alan Schwarz Exposes the Truth Behind the National ADHD Epidemic  —Jamison Monroe, Jr. ADHD is an important topic for me—for many of us. I’m not shy about […]

Newport Academy Treatment Resources: Bulimia Treatment
Treatment

Teen Bulimia Treatment

Reading Time: 7 minutes Bulimia is a common eating disorder that can quickly take happy, healthy young people and put their lives at risk. Millions of Americans—teenagers in particular—suffer from bulimia. Unfortunately, few get […]

Newport Academy Empowering Teens Resources: Schools For Troubled Teens
Empowering Teens

Schools for Troubled Teens

Reading Time: 3 minutes Schools for Troubled Teens Schools for troubled teens provide parents with support and guidance in areas that can be difficult to navigate. For parents of troubled teens the answer to […]