Specializing in Behavioral Healthcare for Children &

Adolescents, Families, Couples, and Adults.











The material contained on this website is intended to be general behavioral healthcare information for educational purposes only, and is not intended to substitute for professional advice from your behavioral healthcare provider. It should not be used to diagnose any condition, nor be used in place of direct consultation with your behavioral healthcare provider. You should consult your behavioral healthcare provider regarding the treatment needs of you and/or your family before you take any action. Dr. Newell makes no warranty of any kind, implied or express, as to the accuracy, completeness or appropriateness of the information found on this website.


The use of information provided on this we site does not create a doctor-patient relationship with any individual, and no therapeutic relationship whatsoever is established by the use of this website. Dr. Newell does not recommend self-treatment of patients, and advises that all decisions regarding patient care be made by a qualified behavioral healthcare provider who can consider the unique circumstances of each patient. If you have any questions about any of the information found on this website, please consult your behavioral healthcare provider or contact Dr. Newell. Do not disregard advice given by your behavioral healthcare provider or delay seeking treatment based on information found on this website. As with any new or ongoing treatment, you should always consult your behavioral healthcare provider before beginning any new treatment.


Since scientific and professional developments occur daily, this website may contain outdated material. Although Dr. Newell makes every reasonable effort to present current and accurate information, no guarantee of any kind is made. Dr. Newell reserves the right to change or discontinue at any time without notice any aspect or feature of this website. Reliance on any information provided by this website is solely at your own risk and discretion. It is your responsibility to research the accuracy, completeness, and usefulness of all opinions, services, and other information found on this website, and to consult your behavioral healthcare provider as to whether the information can benefit you. Dr. Newell does not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, product, or process disclosed on this site. Dr. Newell assumes no responsibility or liability for any consequence resulting directly or indirectly for any action or inaction you take based on or made in reliance on the information, services, or material on or linked to this site. In no event shall Dr. Newell be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, goods, or services available on or through this website.


Some web pages on this site may provide links to other Internet sites for the convenience of visitors. The appearance of external hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by Dr. Newell, nor of the information, products, or services contained therein. Dr. Newell does not exercise any editorial control over the information you may find at these locations, is not responsible for the availability or content of these external sites, and does not endorse, warrant, or guarantee the products, services, or information described or offered at these other Internet sites. When visiting external hyperlinks from this website, your browser may produce pop-up advertisements. These advertisements were most likely produced by other websites you visited or by third party software installed on your computer. Dr. Newell does not endorse or recommend products or services for which you may view a pop-up advertisement on your computer screen while visiting this site. Visitors should not assume that the external sites will maintain their privacy and confidentiality. Please advise Dr. Newell about any existing external links which you believe are inappropriate, as well as about any specific additional external links which you believe ought to be included on this website. The opinions and views expressed by Dr. Newell on this website are solely his own, and they may not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.


Some of the photographs on this site are within the public domain, and may be freely downloaded and reproduced. However, because the photos within public domain on this website are not readily distinguished from private domain photos, it is requested that Dr. Newell be consulted prior to downloading or reproducing any photos. This site also contains material that is copyright protected. All persons reproducing or redistributing this information are expected to adhere to the terms and constraints invoked by the copyright holder. Such protected material, however, may be used under terms defined in the copyright laws, which generally permit use for non-commercial educational purposes such as teaching, research, criticism, and news reporting.


This site was designed, created, and is maintained by Dr. Robert M. Newell, and is protected by various provisions of Title 18 of the U.S. Code. Violations of Title 18 are subject to criminal prosecution in a federal court. For site security purposes various software programs are used to monitor traffic and to identify any unauthorized attempts to upload or change information on this site or otherwise cause damage to this site. In the event of authorized law enforcement investigations and pursuant to any required legal process, information from these sources may be used to help identify an individual. Please be aware most information transmitted over the Internet is not secure; thus, confidentiality cannot be guaranteed.












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