Managing Expectations in Next Levels of Care: Wilderness Therapy Programs to Residential Treatment Programs
INTRODUCTION Case Study: Adam was an outdoor wilderness therapy superstar. In two short months, he became less anxious, didn’t feel depressed, was motivated, excited to
Adolescence and the transition into adulthood can be times of great family conflict and strife. When a teen or young adult has attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, it
It’s no mistake that we have chosen the beautiful state of Utah for our wilderness therapy program. The many locations in which we operate, engaging
Over the past few decades, wilderness therapy programs have become more prevalent, as the demand for effective alternatives in therapy has increased. The popularity of
When parents have exhausted their options at home to help their troubled son or daughter, and yet they still continue to see their teen struggle to form their identity, it may be time to seek professional help. One of the best treatment options in helping troubled teens develop a positive self-identity is through a credible adventure therapy program. Adventure recreation has a long history as an intervention used to promote positive change in promoting healthy identity development in teens.
Six months ago, 17-year-old *Katie became quieter at school, withdrawing from friends for fear of saying the wrong thing and stumbling over her words. These