#Teen Trauma

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Mental Health

Somatic Therapy for Healing Teen Trauma

Reading Time: 4 minutes The word “somatic” means “relating to or affecting the body.” Thus, somatic therapy and somatic healing help people by working with the body, not just the mind. These holistic therapeutic […]

Newport Academy Resources Well-being Vicarious Trauma
Well-Being

How Vicarious Trauma Impacts Teenagers

Reading Time: 4 minutes Vicarious trauma is a specific form of traumatization that is caused by secondhand exposure to traumatic events. Hence, simply hearing about or watching footage of such an event can catalyze […]

Newport Academy mental health resources: EMDR
Treatment

EMDR: A Powerful Therapy for Healing Trauma

Reading Time: 9 minutes 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

Reading Time: 3 minutes 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

Reading Time: 4 minutes 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

Reading Time: 4 minutes 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 […]