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Adventure Therapy for Young Adults from Maryland

WinGate Wilderness Therapy - Young Adults feeling hopeful with therapeutic recovery of outdoors at wilderness and adventure therapy programWinGate Wilderness Therapy is a superior therapeutic transitional living program providing Adventure Therapy to young adults from Maryland who may be experiencing self-harming behaviors and/or chemical dependency issues. At WinGate, at-risk young adults from Maryland have a unique opportunity to learn the skills necessary for recovery from substance addiction (prescription/otc), self-harming behaviors, learning disorders, failure to launch, and other issues associated with mental health through the benefits of adventure therapy. Parents of teenage boys and girls and young adults who are in the grips of troubles more than they can handle on their own are often at a loss of where to turn for assistance. Too often traditional therapy can be ineffective, as young adults from Maryland may drop out or merely go through the motions of therapy, only to return to maladaptive escapist tendencies once back home. But this is where the adventure therapy program of WinGate Wilderness is different.

Although it is possible that WinGate may be located outside the state of Maryland, WinGate accepts enrollments from at-risk young adults from all over the US. Also, it is beneficial to have struggling young adults receive support at a therapeutic program for troubled young adults away from the negative influences of unsupportive peers. Our adventure therapy program strikes a unique and highly effective balance between traditional therapy and recovery treatment with the innate transforming ability of the wilderness.

The environment in which our therapy program takes place is one that is naturally free of distractions and intimately teaches responsibility[1] as young adults face immediate consequences for their actions in a way that only living in the wilderness can do. The results are that young adults from Maryland find themselves both simultaneously humbled and empowered, with their confidence strengthened as they realize their inner strength and that they can finally walk the path of recovery and have everything it takes to move forward successfully in life.

WinGate Wilderness Therapy is a choice therapeutic transitional living program and independent living skills program, devoted to Adventure Therapy and outdoor education for young adults from Maryland wrestling with substance addiction (prescription/otc), learning disorders, and/or poor academics. Contact one of our expert admissions counselors at (800) 560-1599 today!

Wilderness Adventure Therapy Programs

As a superior treatment facility for troubled young adults, WinGate Wilderness Therapy offers choice assistance to young adults from Maryland wrestling with substance addiction (prescription/otc) and/or narcissistic behavior. We further this approach with alliance based treatment that contributes to young adults feeling secure enough to explore the root of their issues and to then move forward. The ability to form this connection and deep sense of trust between at-risk young adults from Maryland and our staff of therapists is facilitated greatly by the wilderness environment of adventure therapy. As young adults learn natural consequences, our staff is able to take a step back and rather than pursue an WinGate Wilderness Therapy - Happy young adult from Maryland in recovery after wilderness therapy for troubled young adultsauthoritarian stance, we can focus upon building that relationship of equals that encourages and motivates young adults to address their issues.

As part of our commitment to results, WinGate utilizes the philosophy of the Arbinger Institute to make our outdoor therapy program truly effective. Rather than focusing simply on results, we focus on directing young adults from Maryland identify what is causing their problems, why they are turning to drugs and alcohol or behaving aggressively toward their peers, for example. In doing so, we help to rehabilitate mindsets and attitudes -not just teach new behaviors and skills. The results are truly life changing as once young adults understand what is the driving force behind their issues, they can work to change that. And that naturally leads to a decrease in the troubling situations that have been plaguing them.

WinGate is also a member of the National Association of Therapeutic Schools and Programs. This is a voluntary membership partnership of therapy programs, boarding schools, and adventure therapy programs that are devoted to furthering youth and providing effective care and treatment to struggling young people and their families.

The WinGate Wilderness Program Difference

Wilderness therapy is much more than simply backpacking in the desert or an extended camping trip. As part of our therapy program, young adults from Maryland will be grouped with other individuals in their age group who are experiencing their own issues. Led by a team of licensed therapists, this group will live outdoors, experiencing the wilderness is an intimate way that can only be experienced to truly understand just how deep the effect is. While no one is placed in a situation that is unsafe, finding oneself fully enveloped in the vast beauty of nature and needing to rely on oneself, and to endure the natural consequences if one isn't up to the task of personal responsibility, forces one to behave with integrity. It creates an environment where one learns to rehabilitate their internal focus to an external focus. This allows young adults from Maryland to see their place in the world and how their actions affect the people around them.

Current research has found wilderness therapy programs to give results in a shorter amount of time than traditional therapy programs, with improved mood and behavior changes lasting once the participants return home[5]. This WinGate - Happy young adult from Maryland in recovery after wilderness program for troubled young adultsefficacy is one of the reasons why many young adults and adolescent boys and girls are referred to our program for aftercare treatment, to better encourage and assist them with remaining on the path of recovery and sobriety. It is our unique approach, facilitated and multiplied by the therapeutic effect the wilderness has, that enables the WinGate Program to make a difference in a young adult's life when other treatment methods have failed them.

WinGate Wilderness Therapy is a superior Adventure Therapy Program and independent living skills program, providing Adventure Therapy and outdoor education to young adults in Maryland wrestling with narcissistic behavior, self-harming behaviors, and/or chemical dependency issues. Contact one of our licensed admissions counselors at (800) 560-1599 to get expert assistance for your struggling young adult child today!

 

National Resource for Parents and At-risk Young Adults from Maryland

MentalHealth.gov: Many at-risk teenage boys and girls and young adults in Maryland turn to the Internet for assistance and advice on a wide range of mental health issues. To ensure that they get the right support and information, the Departments of Health and Human Services (HHS) have launched mentalhealth.gov. This is an authoritative site that contains assistance on diagnosis and treatment for for struggling teenagers and young adults in Maryland with mental health issues; including personal accounts of experiences of adolescent boys and girls and young adults with mental health issues. Advice is also given on how to take part in the “Community Conversations” initiative.

Maryland Adventure Therapy for Young Adults

WinGate Adventure Therapy is an outstanding adventure therapy program for young adults who are struggling with substance abuse, emotional issues, and behavioral problems. At WinGate we are dedicated to providing the highest quality of services to the parents and young adults they serve.

WinGate Wilderness Therapy - Young Adults feeling hopeful with therapeutic recovery of outdoors at wilderness and adventure therapy programStruggling young adults in Maryland receive the help they need to overcome their difficult attitudes or actions. While WinGate Adventure Therapy may be located outside the state of Maryland, WinGate gladly accepts struggling young adults from all areas of the country.

Adventure Therapy Works for Young Adults From Maryland

Wilderness Adventure Therapy Programs provide young adults multiple opportunities such as hiking, camping and river rafting designed to provide young adults suffering from emotional and/or behavioral issues with experiences resulting in positive change in their lives and relationships.Struggling young adults have an excellent opportunity to develop significant relationships with peers and staff, while taking in the beauty of the nature around them.

Young adults who are struggling to live an effective and productive life often need some form of intervention to help them understand how to learn the social and life skills they need to attain that life. WinGate provides the type of Adventure Therapy young adults need to overcome their difficulties so they can overcome past hurts and spring forward into an enjoyable and effective independent life.

WinGate Helps Young Adult From Maryland

Whether you are the struggling young adult or the parents of one who is having a difficult time adjusting to adult life, we are here to help you. Our Adventure Therapy Program is based on the philosophies ot the Arbinger Institute. The foundation of this philosophy is that the force causing a behavior needs to be discovered before significant change can occur. The WinGate application of this philosophy in Wilderness Adventure Therapy provides long-lasting change rather than temporary ones that are dependent on the environment a young adult is in at the moment.

Don't delay any longer. Call Wingate Wilderness Therapy now to start experiencing positive change. Call us at 1-800-560-1599.

Counseling for Parents of At-risk Youth in Maryland

Maryland Behavioral Health Administration: The vision of DHMH is lifelong health and wellness for all Marylanders. We work together to promote and improve the health and safety of all Marylanders through disease prevention, access to care, quality management, and community engagement. Maryland’s health care delivery system consists of public and private hospitals, nursing homes, outpatient clinics, home health care services, hospices, providers, and health educators, among others. As a public health department, our goal is to improve the health status of every Maryland resident and to ensure access to quality health care.

WinGate Wilderness Therapy is the optimal choice for parents in Maryland who are investigating a superior therapeutic transitional living program and wilderness and adventure therapy program to offer assistance for their struggling child experiencing substance addiction (prescription/otc), self-harming behaviors, or narcissistic behavior. Since it can be difficult to work with highly resistant teenage boys and girls and young adults, most programs rely heavily upon punishments and other disciplinary tactics in order to manage a teenager’s or young adult’s behavior. Here at WinGate, we recognize that the situation of one struggling child may not apply to all of our students.

It’s our absolute respect for every student (and family) that we work with that sets our superior wilderness and adventure therapy program and therapeutic transitional living program apart from the others. WinGate’s clinicians acknowledge and appreciate the frequent obstacles that adolescent boys and girls and young adults from Maryland are faced with every day. With decades of collective experience in the independent living skills program industry, our therapists can quickly identify and help chemical dependency issues, challenges related to learning disorders, and the causes for narcissistic behavior.

Our approach to adventure therapy and outdoor education has improved the lives of numerous struggling students and families. We see that at-risk adolescent boys and girls and young adults can grow to be healthy adults with a desire to succeed! WinGate understands that in order for our struggling students to take part in real recovery, the entire family needs to be part of the assistance that our clinicians offer. Our admissions counselors can be reached immediately at (800) 560-1599.

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