How Do We Move from Awareness to Action?

In a time when so many young people are suffering, it feels wrong to talk about “silver linings.” But if there is anything positive that has resulted from the youth mental health crisis, it is increased awareness around mental health symptoms and conditions. Individuals, families, and communities have had to confront the fact that everything is not…

Overcoming Obstacles to Care: How Families Can Access the Highest-Quality Treatment for Young People

Every teen and young adult who is struggling—regardless of background, economic status, or geographical location—deserves the highest-quality treatment available. Meanwhile, the data on lack of access to mental healthcare is devastating: 2022 statistics from Mental Health America show that 60 percent of youth with depression—and in some states, more than 70 percent—receive no mental health…

Supporting the Mental Health Community with Continuing Education and Empowerment

Newport Healthcare is dedicated to providing ongoing professional development opportunities through in-depth certificate programs, interactive online workshops, CE classes, and more. Our ultimate goal is to support mental health professionals in the essential work of guiding young people to a better future.  Online CE Opportunities Newport offers ongoing education and connection through national and regional…

10 Ways to Cope with the Stress of Change

Change is inevitable, and it inevitably creates stress. But that’s not necessarily bad. Whether change is negative (like losing a job) or positive (like graduating from college or getting married), it requires a readjustment of the way we navigate our daily lives. And that creates opportunities for growth as well as challenges to overcome.  Over…