Virgil Miller Newton

Virgil Miller Newton

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Biography: Virgil Miller Newton is a current Chairman and Director of Christ at the Sea Foundation in Madeira Beach, Florida; a priest in the Antiochian Orthodox Church ; and the former Director of several rehabilitation centers for youth with drug problems, behavior problems, eating disorders and other compulsive behavior. His rehabilitative methods have been criticized.

Source/Notes: Miller Newton (1995). Adolescence: Guiding Youth Through the Perilous Ordeal. W.W. Norton and Company, NY, NY, pg 6. - Biographical Quotes
Source/Notes: Miller Newton (1981). Gone Way Down: Teenage Drug-Use is a Disease, American Studies Press, Tampa, FL, pg 38. - On Teenage Drug Use

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Virgil Miller Newton

“Drug-use is a terminal disease.”

- Virgil Miller Newton

Source/Notes: Miller Newton (1981). Gone Way Down: Teenage Drug-Use is a Disease, American Studies Press, Tampa, FL, pg 62. - On Teenage Drug Use
Source/Notes: Miller Newton (1981). Gone Way Down: Teenage Drug-Use is a Disease, American Studies Press, Tampa, FL, pg 37. - On Teenage Drug Use
Source/Notes: Miller Newton (1981). Gone Way Down: Teenage Drug-Use is a Disease, American Studies Press, Tampa, FL, pg 66. - Recruiting Siblings into Treatment
Source/Notes: Miller Newton (1995). Adolescence: Guiding Youth Through the Perilous Ordeal. W.W. Norton and Company, NY, NY, pg 7. - Treatment Approach

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Source/Notes: Miller Newton (1995). Adolescence: Guiding Youth Through the Perilous Ordeal. W.W. Norton and Company, NY, NY, pg 62. - Treatment Approach
Source/Notes: Miller Newton (1983). The Teenage Drug Epidemic, El Paso Physician, vol 6, pp. 5-6. - Religious Beliefs