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  1. Newport Academy Uses Human-Horse Connection To Help Struggling Teens

    Newport Academy Uses Human-Horse Connection To Help Struggling Teens

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – At Newport Academy, Equine-Assisted Therapy is one aspect of a comprehensive treatment program for adolescents healing from depression, trauma, mood disorders, self-harm or substance use issues. Through the human-horse connection, teens work toward building trust, self-confidence and attachment.Horses possess a unique sensitivity to people's feelings, and clients who ...

  2. Strengthen Your Business Skills With Entrepreneur Bootcamp

    Strengthen Your Business Skills With Entrepreneur Bootcamp

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y.-- Turn visions into realities this summer by signing up for the Creative Entrepreneur Bootcamp at Westchester Community College Center for the Arts. Participants can take a hand in achieving something both exciting and gratifying by signing up for either one or two-day programs offered on the weekend throughout the Fall.The Bootcamp is ideal for potential ...

  3. Adventure Therapy Helps Adolescents With Mental Health and Substance Abuse

    Adventure Therapy Helps Adolescents With Mental Health and Substance Abuse

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Adventure therapy is a powerful tool for helping teens recover from mental health struggles, trauma, and drug and alcohol addiction. That's why Newport Academy, an adolescent treatment program, embraces this evidence-based modality that uses time in nature and physical challenges to elicit psychological change."Adventure therapy helps kids learn to be in the ...

  4. Daily Voice Leaders: Peter Sutton, Exective Director, Bruce Museum

    Daily Voice Leaders: Peter Sutton, Exective Director, Bruce Museum

    GREENWICH, Conn. -- The Bruce Museum, located in downtown Greenwich, has been a regional cultural destination for over 100 years, featuring an array of exhibits in both science and art.For the past 15 years, Executive Director Peter Sutton has been responsible for guiding the Bruce Museum to live out founder Robert Moffat Bruce's desire that the museum serve, educate and benefit the ...

  5. Gender-Specific Treatment Supports Teen Mental Health

    Gender-Specific Treatment Supports Teen Mental Health

    Teens suffering from anxiety, depression, eating disorders, substance abuse, and other co-occurring disorders need support and treatment that’s tailored to their still-developing brains and bodies. That's why Newport Academy offers scientifically validated gender-specific programming to help teenagers overcome severe mental health issues and develop inner resources—so they can set their ...

  6. The Westchester Bank VP Changes Outlook Through Volunteering

    The Westchester Bank VP Changes Outlook Through Volunteering

    YONKERS, N.Y. -- Tracey Zimmerman, Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer at The Westchester Bank, has found a new focus in life by volunteering to help others within her community. Even better, The Westchester Bank has encouraged her volunteer efforts by sending Zimmerman to Leadership Westchester, a nine-month program designed to sharpen leadership skills and provide an ...

  7. How To Erase Summer Learning Loss

    How To Erase Summer Learning Loss

    Summer is here which means the pool is open, the grill is fired up and yes, school is out. For many parents and students the all too familiar phrase "summer learning loss," is on their minds, but what does that really mean?Here are a few statistics:Approximately 2.6 months of math skills are lost over the summer.It can take up to two months from the first day of school for a ...

  8. Wellness Is Essential To Student Success

    Wellness Is Essential To Student Success

    A student’s life should be more than worrying about getting a good grade in class or devoting hours to a subject only to forget everything they learned after the big test. That's why Fusion Academy has changed the way students think about education by implementing a wellness program that enhances the academic experience and provides students a healthy balance throughout the day.The ...

  9. Experts Agree Students May Not Need Homework

    Experts Agree Students May Not Need Homework

    Students may not need to use the age-old excuse, "My dog ate my homework," anymore. Some experts believe that homework is no longer a beneficial byproduct of the education system, which raises the question: Is homework harmful to students? Fusion Academy explains both schools of thought.ProsHomework gives students the ability to look at information that was taught earlier in ...

  10. Former Teacher Improving Yonkers Public Schools

    Former Teacher Improving Yonkers Public Schools

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Samuel Wallis has come a long way since teaching high school in urban Mississippi. In four short years, he has transitioned from teaching to supervising a department, to becoming Director of Programs at a non-profit that works closely with the Yonkers Public School District.As a result, Wallis will be honored by the Business Council of Westchester as one of ...

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