In The Press

Rites of Passage as Featured by ATTN:

attn:Published: 11/09/2017 This hiking program is giving kids a second chance…

Using Nature To Help Heal

Kitsap SunPublished: 04/27/2015 By- Arla Shepard KitsapSun.com – Therapy doesn’t have to take place on a couch or within four walls…
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Rites of Passage Offers Wilderness Therapy Programs

Published:05/01/2015 By- Arla Shepard Mason County Life – A couple’s therapy program. Nathan and Emma Welch have founded Rites of Passage, a wilderness therapy program… Read More…

Rites of Passage NW Wilderness Therapy Programs for Troubled Youth Gives Back to the Olympic National Park in 2013

Published:04/11/2013 By- PRWEB PRWeb logo PRWeb.com – Pioneers in the field of wilderness therapy for troubled youth has taken on a whole new dimension here at Rites of Passage NW….
 

Culture Dose [Local Heroes]: Rites of Passage, Saving Lives in Stunning Settings

Published: 02/07/2016 By- Corinne Whiting Seattleite We are excited to announce a new Culture Dose column subset, “Local Heroes,” to showcase do-gooders in the Seattle area and their work within our community. Our first column features Nathan and Emma Welch, who founded Rites of Passage as a way to continue their shared commitment to community advocacy, giving back and local outreach.

Searching the Lost and Found

Mason County JournalPublished: 04/14/2016 By- Tom Mullen Mason County Journal – They come to Pickering Passage by the dozens. Some under direction of the courts and others because their parents insist, but they share on thing in common…
Rites of Passage NW Wilderness Therapy provides expedition-based wilderness therapy programs for troubled adults, youth, teens and children who are struggling with a wide array of disorders and behavioral concerns. These wilderness therapy and long term care programs are designed to treat children, young adults and adults over 30 with issues such as Oppositional Defiant Disorder - ODD, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder - ADHD, depression, anxiety, low self-esteem, mood disorders, substance abuse, drug abuse, obesity health and wellness, etc. Rites of Passage offers camps for troubled youth, programs for troubled young adults, long term drug treatment programs, long term drug addiction programs, long term alcohol rehab treatment center, summer weight loss camp for teens, weight loss camp for teens, weight loss programs for kids, wilderness therapy, wilderness therapy programs, and more. We are proud to have helped people from all over the United States and internationally including California, Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Maine, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Missouri, New York, New Jersey, Illinois, Florida, Georgia, Tennessee, Texas, North Carolina, South Carolina, Europe and Canada.