Dr. Barbara Nosal has held various clinical and leadership positions in behavioral health care for almost 30 years. She has worked with adolescents, young adults and families struggling with mental health issues and co-occurring disorders in a variety of treatment settings. In 2009 Dr. Nosal joined Newport Healthcare as the founding Clinical Director and is currently their Chief Clinical Officer. She holds a Doctorate in Transpersonal Psychology and a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology and Master of Science in Human Services with a Concentration in Alcohol and Drug Studies. She is a Licensed Marriage Family Therapist and Licensed Alcohol & Drug Counselor. Dr. Nosal specializes in family systems and attachment theories to improve communication and deepen the family relationships.