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Newport Academy Launches Annual National Conference Series on Teen Mental Health and Sustainable Healing

Newport Academy, a series of leading adolescent treatment centers, specializing in mental health, trauma, eating disorders and substance abuse, is launching an annual series of signature day conferences across the United States titled, “Rethinking Teen Mental Health: A Path to Sustainable Healing.” This informative Newport Academy Day Conference series shines a light on what really works in…

Newport Academy Expands National Reach to Northern California

Newport Academy, a series of leading adolescent treatment centers specializing in mental health, trauma, eating disorders and substance abuse, has expanded its national reach with the addition of several new facilities in the San Francisco Bay Area and Marin County. Jamison Monroe Jr., founder and CEO of Newport Academy, set out to expand the company’s presence to Northern California in order…

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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 TED Talk

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.