#Teen Trauma

Newport Academy mental health resources: EMDR
Treatment

EMDR: A Powerful Therapy for Healing Trauma

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) is an integrative approach. EMDR therapy is effective for the treatment of trauma and PTSD. Developed by psychologist and educator Francine Shapiro, EMDR therapy […]

Newport Academy Mental Health Resources: Health and Well-Being Issues On Teen Pregnancies
Mental Health

Adolescent Antisocial Behavior

Adolescent antisocial behavior and conduct disorder is common. Occasional outbursts and dramatic episodes towards authority figures tend to be a natural part of growing up. However, at what point does […]

Newport Academy Empowering Teens Resources: Options For High School Dropouts
Treatment

Panic Disorder

Parts of the brain function as interpreters. For teens with a panic disorder, these interpreters don’t function properly. Normally, signals from the body are analyzed, and the brain comes up […]

Newport Academy Empowering Teens Resources: Teen Adolescent Trauma
Mental Health

Adolescent Trauma and Treatment

The emotional pain caused by trauma can lead to destructive behaviors. Self-medicating to numb the pain of a trauma causes a dangerous cycle that can lead to addiction. Adolescent trauma […]