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Esteemed All-Female Treatment Program Becomes Part of Newport Academy Family of Programs

Newport Academy has welcomed Residence XII, a renowned all-female treatment program near Seattle, Washington, into its family of programs. The treatment center complements Newport Academy’s recent addition in Port Townsend, Washington that serves an all-male population. “We are so pleased to add this well-regarded, successful program to our network of outstanding mental health treatment services,…

In-Network Status with Insurance Critical to Helping More Teens with Mental Health Issues

 Newport Academy, a series of leading adolescent and young adult treatment centers specializing in mental health, trauma, eating disorders, and substance use disorder, has announced its in-network status with major insurers like Anthem Blue Cross in California, a development that helps address America’s growing mental health needs. Approximately 50 percent of students age 14 and older with a mental illness…

Newport Academy Announces Opening of Pacific Northwest Mental Health Treatment Program Led by Executive Director Edward Mosshart, LMHC

 Newport Academy, a series of leading adolescent and young adult treatment centers specializing in mental health, trauma, eating disorders, and substance use disorder, recently announced the acquisition of a Washington-based teen and young adult treatment program that is now officially open under the leadership of seasoned behavioral healthcare professional Edward Mosshart, LMHC. Newport Academy Washington State is…

Nation’s Leading Mental Health Treatment Provider for Teens Expands Services to Help Young Adults, Announces Creation of Newport Institute

The nation’s leading provider of mental health treatment for teens, Newport Academy, has announced new programming clinically tailored to meet the mental health needs of young adults. Newport Institute will offer primary mental health residential and outpatient treatment services for individuals aged 18–27 who may be struggling with co-occurring mood disorders, anxiety disorders, substance use disorders, and/or eating…

Top Teen Mental Health Treatment Center Newport Academy Hires Clinical Psychologists to Lead Gender-Specific Residential Programming in Connecticut

 Newport Academy, a series of leading adolescent treatment centers specializing in mental health, trauma, eating disorders, and substance abuse, has announced the hiring of two psychologists, Dr. Danielle Roeske and Dr. Michael Roeske, to lead gender-specific residential treatment at its Connecticut campuses. Research published by the American Psychological Association supported gender-focused prevention and treatment efforts. Other studies have also concluded that gender…

Portraits of Danielle and Michael Roeske

Newport Academy Expands Services into the Pacific Northwest with Gray Wolf Ranch Acquisition

 Newport Academy, a series of leading adolescent and young adult treatment centers specializing in mental health, trauma, eating disorders, and substance abuse, has announced the purchase of Gray Wolf Ranch in Washington State. The acquisition will further expand Newport Academy’s network of evidence-based and highly impactful mental health treatment services. Founded in 1996, Gray Wolf Ranch has treated more than…

Experts & Thought Leaders on Young Adult Development

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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.