World Suicide Prevention Day

(WTNH)-800,000 people die by suicide around the world every year. That’s one person every 40 seconds and for each of those deaths, there are 25 unsuccessful suicide attempts made. Unfortunately, suicide is a larger issue than most of us think it is, making us question if the people we love are struggling and, if so, what are the signs? World Suicide Prevention Day is September 10th  .

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Newport Academy is a series of evidence-based healing centers for adolescents and families struggling with mental health issues, eating disorders, and substance abuse. With locations across the United States, Newport Academy offers a compassionate, family-systems approach, providing gender-specific, individualized, and comprehensive holistic programs that encompass clinical therapy, academic support, and experiential practices. Offerings include residential treatment, intensive outpatient programming, recovery-based therapeutic day schools, and day treatment. Newport Academy nurtures the physical, psychological, social, educational, and spiritual needs of adolescents and their families, from a foundation of compassionate care, clinical expertise, and unconditional love. Their primary mission is to empower teens and restore families. Experts include MDs, Psychiatrists, Therapists, Registered Dieticians, Nurses, Licensed Social Workers, Teachers, and more.

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