Newport Mental Health

Category: Peace of Mind

Much attention has been directed to the opioid epidemic – and rightly so – as it has caused more than 320 deaths in Rhode Island last year alone.

Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics (CCBHC) are transforming behavioral health and healthcare in the State of Rhode Island.   CCBHC is a care model that offers solutions for behavioral health organizations

988 is a suicide and crisis lifeline answered by trained crisis counselors who help people experiencing suicidal thoughts, substance use and/or mental health crises, or any kind of emotional distress.

A distraught mother, living in another state, calls Newport Mental Health’s crisis line because she can’t reach her adult son living in Newport. She explains his history with mental illness

The first step to saving a life can be simple but also incredibly difficult. If you know someone who is suffering, ask a simple two-part question: “Have you wished you

What is there left to say after another surreal, horrendous week or two with school gun violence in our country, where three young children and three staff members at a

This column was originally featured in the Newport Daily News. Don’t let this past week’s stretch of sometimes balmy weather fool you. Although 2023 came in like a lamb, there

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