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Wilderness Therapy

WILDERNESS THERAPY

You will participate in a backpacking and adventure expedition that combines the benefits of outdoor living, complete survival skills program,  tim working and extensive self working. A therapist and other qualified survival instructors lead the expedition with responsibility of being mediators in nature healing process. Our team is composed of professionals who strongly believe in the value of wilderness therapy and its ability to help facilitate long-term changes.


namewilderness therapy
spots3+
dateson requestenvironmentwoods
duration5 day
°C
5-20
difficultymediumsleepingshelter
pre-knowledge  nofood includedyes
certificate neednolost kilos1
insurance needyesend certificate
yes

Psychology of survival, fire making modern and primitive methods, shelter building, finding and treating water, hunting and snaring, use of primitive and not weapons and tools, 
navigation and direction finding, tracking, trapping, signaling, first aid, survival kit... are only some of knowledges Extremesurvive offer due this course.
 For more details about WILDERNESS THERAPY please contact info@extremesurvive.com

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* Wilderness therapy is a subset of adventure-based therapy, which in turn is under the Outdoor Behavioral Healthcare Industry. It is the use of experiential education, individual and group therapyin a wilderness setting to treat clients for a range of emotional, developmental and relational struggles.The industry reports many teens in wilderness programs report the experience as being positive, beneficial, and enjoyable.They claim youth learn independence, patience, assertiveness, self-reliance, and maturity. Outcome studies have been completed and the industry reports they show continued improvement in behavior one year after attending wilderness therapy and new outcome studies are currently underway.