In a national advisory concerning the urgent need to address the mental health of young people, the U.S. Surgeon General stated that “The future wellbeing of our country depends on how we support and invest in the next generation.” This would include the critical need to support our country’s mental health workers. Accordingly, Newport Healthcare,…
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Newport Healthcare Is Solution to Today’s Youth Mental Health Crisis with Clinically Significant, Industry-Leading Treatment Outcomes
In the midst of a well-documented mental health crisis among young people—one that predated but was intensified by the COVID-19 pandemic—providing evidence-based, empirically supported treatment has never been more critical. Today, the nation’s leading treatment provider for teens and young adults with primary mental health disorders, Newport Healthcare, published its treatment outcomes report indicating significant,…
Newport Healthcare Announces In-Network Participation Agreement with First Health, Continuing Efforts to Increase Mental Health Treatment Accessibility & Affordability
Newport Healthcare continues its quest to increase mental health treatment accessibility and affordability for families with a new network participation agreement with the First Health Network. The agreement went into effect on December 1, 2021 and gives First Health clients and their members access to Newport’s full continuum of nationwide adolescent and young adult residential and outpatient mental health treatment…
Newport Healthcare Announces Promotion of Kristin Wilson, MA, LPC, CCTP, to Chief Experience Officer
Wilson joined Newport in 2015 and was instrumental in developing a nationwide team to serve clinical professionals and families. In the CXO role, she will work to enhance the patient experience across all programs.
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CBS features Ted Guastello, Vice President of Operations at Newport Academy, outlining why a teen might bully.
Newport Healthcare’s Ted Guastello highlights the importance of connection with children and teens, and stresses that parents need to have a pulse on what’s going on in their household and with their child. He explains that the mental health consequences of bullying and cyberbullying—for teens who bully and for their victims—aren’t always evident. That’s why it’s vital to pay attention to kids’ behavior and look for potential red flags.
Jamison Monroe Jr., Founder and Executive Chairman of Newport Healthcare, gives a TEDx Talk on disrupting education. Jamison is passionate about kids and about getting them the education they need—whether that means finding a way for them to go to school after war or a natural disaster, or supporting them within an educational environment that’s committed to helping students maintain sobriety. In this video, he shares his personal story of drug use and recovery as an illustration of how high-pressure academic institutions can promote substance abuse. He also relates inspiring stories of how education activists have made a difference for kids around the world.