Top 3 Reasons for Anxiety in Teens
27September
Top 3 Reasons for Anxiety in Teens

Anxiety is on the rise in teenagers. According to the National Institutes of Health nearly 33% of youth between ages 12-18 will suffer from an anxiety disorder.

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5 Most Common Signs of Depression in Adolescents
30August
5 Most Common Signs of Depression in Adolescents

At WinGate Wilderness Therapy we address the issues of adolescent depression head-on. Our relational model and approach sees your adolescent as an individual..

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Adding the Wisdom of Play to the Wisdom of Trauma
26July
Adding the Wisdom of Play to the Wisdom of Trauma

Our bodys wisdom can take care of us by disconnecting from that which is too painful to bear. However, we are not meant to stay in this disconnected state.

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How Does Negative Programming Impact Our Behavior
23July
How Does Negative Programming Impact Our Behavior

Very often when we're dealing with mental illness, emotional challenges and behavioral issues, we've fallen into patterns of behavior that we aren't...

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Combating Depression with Wilderness Therapy
21February
Combating Depression with Wilderness Therapy

Depression is a web of many factors. Recent research has pointed to other biological factors, including immune function and intestinal bacteria, as...

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High-Functioning Depression Do You Show Signs and Could You Have It?
17July
High-Functioning Depression Do You Show Signs...

If asked to picture and describe a depressed person, what would you envision? Someone having trouble getting out of bed every day? Someone who's calling into...

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Does My Child Need An Intervention?
23July
Does My Child Need An Intervention?

As we watch our children grow up and approach adolescence and young adulthood, we might begin to notice warning signs that they’re in distress. They...

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