Newport’s Approach to Healthy Device Management

People often think that because my research and practitioner work over the last 15 years has focused on device management, I advocate abandoning social media completely and trading in our smartphones for flip phones. Let me set the record straight: I’m not anti-technology. I use it all the time myself; I’m all about a family sitting together and watching a show, or sharing memes…

Providing Education and Inspiration for Our Larger Community

Newport Healthcare’s mission is to empower lives and restore families, and a central aspect of that mission is education—for our clients and families, our staff, and behavioral healthcare professionals throughout the country and beyond. Within the treatment milieu, at both Newport Academy for teens and Newport Institute for young adults, our academic and life skills…

How Can Young People in Minnesota Get the Care They Need?

Far too many struggling teens and young adults in Minnesota are not getting the treatment they need for major depression and other mental health conditions. According to Mental Health America (MHA)’s 2021 report tracking the 50 states and the District of Columbia, more than half of young people in the state are receiving no care…