Wilderness adventure therapy is a type of treatment that offers individuals a structured setting for emotional healing while also providing them with various coping skills and the opportunity to gain imperative life skills. Wilderness adventure therapy can also be referred to as adventure-based therapy or experiential therapy. It is mainly designed for troubled teens that may need extra help and will benefit from the structure that wilderness adventure therapy in Washington State can provide.
The concept of wilderness adventure therapy has been around for quite some time. More recently, it has been propelled into the spotlight for the benefits of this type of treatment. The structure of the programs has evolved, allowing us to tailor a wide range of treatment programs for individuals that struggle with problems such as eating disorders, drug, and alcohol abuse, depression, anxiety, anger outbursts, and many other disorders.
The benefit of these treatment programs allows us to custom tailor to meet the individual needs of each of the youth participants of the program as well as allowing their parents and other family members to participate in individual or group counseling sessions to make sure that everyone is on the same page. The staff at Rites of Passage Wilderness Therapy is comprised of a team of extremely passionate staff members who are here to help your teen navigate their way through the toughest times they might be experiencing.
Using different techniques such as team building and bonding activities, the individuals have the ability to learn more about themselves while working in a group setting to overcome some of the issues they are experiencing.
Wilderness adventure therapy in Washington State offers your teen the benefits of learning life skills in a structured setting away from the hustle and bustle and stress of their regular environments.
If you are interested in learning more about the treatments we provide at Rites of Passage Wilderness Therapy, reach out to us at (800) 794-0980. We will be happy to set up a time for your family to tour our facility and learn more about everything we offer.