Parents all over the world do their best to raise their children with the lessons and values they hope will keep them safe and healthy as they enter adulthood. Consciously or not, parents strive to set acceptable examples of how to deal with the many challenges life will place in their child's path. Children, youth and young adults are constantly subjected to the good and bad influences of their environment at home, school or on the playground; Influences which could affect them emotionally in a negative manner. When these negative emotions become apparent, parents will do what parents do best; seek out the best help possible for their children. Wilderness adventure therapy in Washington will have a large impact on changing negative behaviors to positive actions.
Ideal for those suffering from low self-esteem, anxiety or depression, wilderness adventure therapy not only removes an individual from the influences and chaos of daily life; it encourages individuals to enhance their ability to adapt to different surroundings and situations. Students of this program are empowered to make decisions for themselves and accept responsibility for those decisions and the consequences of their actions while gaining an understanding of themselves.
Participants will engage in a number of activities that will challenge their emotional and physical abilities; they will be presented with individual problem solving initiatives encouraging effective communication and cooperation in group settings. Facing a wide range of challenges throughout their adventures, individuals will learn to prepare their own nutritious holistic meals, their own shelter and navigate.
Incorporating traditional therapies of intensive group and individual sessions with the natural, challenging healing properties of wilderness adventure therapy in Washington State will improve an individual`s self-esteem, self-confidence, self-respect, respect for others as well as identify any underlying emotional concerns of an individual. For more information regarding our very effective programs, contact Rites of Passage NW Wilderness Therapy today at (800)794-0980. Improving a person`s physical, social and psychological well-being.