WinGate Wilderness Therapy is located in Kanab, UT, and currently does not have a facility located in Ann Arbor, MI. Students from Ann Arbor, who wish to enroll in our program, will be required to travel and temporarily relocate to Utah.

Wilderness Therapy Camp Ann Arbor, MI

Wilderness Therapy Camp Ann Arbor, MI

WinGate's industry-leading wilderness therapy camp offers the highest level of care for emotionally challenged youth from the Ann Arbor, MI area. Our highly trained and experienced mental health counselors can provide teen boys and girls with the assistance needed to experience optimal growth and success during their enrollment in WinGate's wilderness treatment center.

In addition, our team of expert field therapists and counselors can deliver the critical care and guidance teenage boys or girls from the Ann Arbor, MI area need to heal past trauma and find the path that will lead them to their most fulfilled life. Whether related to sex addiction (pornography), ADD/ADHD (attention disorders) or even academic failure, our critical care and support can help.

WinGate Wilderness Therapy uses the most effective clinical approaches and modalities, including Life-coaching, Family treatment, and Talk therapy, in order to provide the best assistance for our teen clients in need of care and guidance for optimal recovery.

As a result, WinGate's wilderness therapy camp has been directing adolescent boys and girls from the Ann Arbor, MI area reach their fullest potential since 2008. Our synergistic approach combines the life-changing elements of a wilderness experience with the best of proven therapeutic practices. We are here to say to all families in crisis, that "there is hope," and you will find it once again through the life changing experience at WinGate Wilderness Therapy.

Where to Send a Defiant Teenager?

Wilderness therapy camp Ann Arbor, MI

Finding support for defiant teen boys and girls can be a daunting task, especially when any help provided offers one more thing they can push back against. WinGate's wilderness therapy camp employs the most caring and clinically savvy staff of mental health counselors in the industry, ensuring that Ann Arbor, MI youth experience the safest and most effective therapeutic environment and progress in their therapeutic journey.

With years of experience and expertise, our field therapists know how to reach even the most defiant teenage boys or girls. WinGate Wilderness Therapy camp delivers an environment free from screens and other distracting stimuli, allowing our most defiant teenage students the space to explore what is underneath, and at the base of their destructive behaviors and maladaptive coping skills.

WinGate teaches our at-risk teen clients to push forward instead of pushing against. At WinGate, defiant adolescent wilderness students learn to focus and channel their energy into productive avenues of growth and recovery. In addition, WinGate's wilderness therapy camp creates opportunities for success instead of obstacles to rebel against or resist.

Finally, WinGate believes that a personal and relational approach to resistant behavior is the optimal way to get defiant adolescent boys and girls to see their real potential. Our life changing outdoor therapy provides a safe, nurturing, and supportive environment that offers hope and healing to families.

Wilderness Camp for Troubled Youth from Ann Arbor, MI

Wilderness camp for troubled youth from Ann Arbor, MI

Wilderness camp for troubled youth delivers a viable option for teen boys and girls from the Ann Arbor, MI area to find the support and assistance they need to reach their goals and achieve continued success. At WinGate, we treat every teenage students as an individual, focusing on what each troubled teen needs to heal and succeed on a more personal level.

Each teen client has a personalized treatment plan designed to meet their individual needs while providing the guidance required to help them thrive in their therapeutic journey. Our purpose is to lead the family back to a pathway of harmony and balance, replacing resistance with responsiveness.

Accredited Wilderness Therapy Program

Accredited wilderness therapy program

The WinGate Wilderness Therapy program is a fully licensed treatment facility and outdoor therapy camp. WinGate participates in evidence-based studies and programs and is accredited by AEE. WinGate is a member of NATSAP, and meets the highest standards set by the state of Utah for inpatient treatment programs. WinGate Wilderness Therapy programs ensure that it maintains best care practices beyond what is required to provide the best level of care for each teenage student.

WinGate creates an environment built to assist emotionally challenged teenage boys or girls with finding a new direction and purpose in life. This synergistic program combines the life-changing elements of a wilderness experience with the best of proven therapeutic practices. This combination creates distance from the turmoil and distractions, and offers a profound environment for recovery. With challenge, tranquility and professional support, adolescent wilderness students and parents receive a much needed road map for the future.

WinGate is one of the superior wilderness outdoor programs in the U.S. Our owner-operated wilderness treatment center is for at-risk youth ages 13 to 17. Call a WinGate family specialist today, so we can help lead your troubled teenager and family back to a pathway of harmony and balance.

Get Started Improving Your Life Today

“How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” - Ann Frank

You Can Change The World

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” - Margaret Mead