This is the best internship out there — an internship where the wilderness is your office! The intern program runs for eight weeks starting concurrently with a session and follows the progress of the students over their Rites of Passage NW Wilderness Therapy wilderness therapy experience. Upon completion, the internship may become a paid position based on availability and merit. Interns will gain work-readiness skills such as communication, leadership and risk management. Interns will gain exposure to a range of sectors such as health care, education, recreation, skilled trades, social services, technology, case management support and mentorship.
- Enrolled in higher education – Pursuing a career working with kids in scope with the wilderness therapy industry.
- Graduates of either a bachelor or masters program and seeking entry or work experience working with troubled youth in a variety of therapeutic approaches.
- 21 years of Age
- WFR certified