Wilderness Therapy Camp Columbia, SC
WinGate's industry-leading wilderness therapy camp delivers the highest level of care for troubled youth from the Columbia, SC area. Our highly trained and experienced practitioners can provide adolescents with the help needed to experience optimal growth and success during their enrollment in WinGate's wilderness treatment program.
In addition, our team of expert mental health counselors and field therapists can provide the critical care and support teen boys or girls from the Columbia, SC area need to heal past trauma and find the path that will lead them to their most fulfilled life. Whether related to drug abuse (prescription/otc), gender confusion or even anger problems, our critical care and guidance can help.
WinGate Wilderness Therapy uses the most effective clinical approaches and modalities, including Individualized clinical treatment, Dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), and Experiential therapy, in order to offer the best help for our teenage wilderness students in need of care and support for optimal restoration.
As a result, WinGate's wilderness therapy camp has been helping teenage boys and girls from the Columbia, SC 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?
Finding support for defiant adolescents can be a daunting task, especially when any help offered delivers one more thing they can push back against. WinGate's wilderness therapy camp employs the most caring and clinically savvy staff of practitioners in the industry, ensuring that Columbia, SC youth experience the safest and most effective therapeutic environment and progress in their therapeutic journey.
With years of experience and expertise, our mental health counselors know how to reach even the most defiant teen boys or girls. WinGate Wilderness Therapy camp provides an environment free from screens and other distracting stimuli, allowing our most defiant adolescent wilderness participants the space to explore what is underneath, and at the base of their destructive behaviors and maladaptive coping skills.
WinGate teaches our emotionally challenged teenage wilderness students to push forward instead of pushing against. At WinGate, defiant teenage participants learn to focus and channel their energy into productive avenues of growth and restoration. 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 teenage boys and girls to see their real potential. Our life changing outdoor therapy offers a safe, nurturing, and supportive environment that delivers hope and healing to families.
Wilderness Camp for Troubled Youth from Columbia, SC
Wilderness camp for troubled youth provides a viable option for adolescents from the Columbia, SC area to find the guidance and help they need to reach their goals and achieve continued success. At WinGate, we treat every adolescent wilderness participants as an individual, focusing on what each at-risk adolescent needs to heal and succeed on a more personal level.
Each teenage wilderness student has a personalized treatment plan designed to meet their individual needs while offering the support 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
The WinGate Wilderness Therapy program is a fully licensed treatment facility and accredited outdoor therapy program. 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 long-term residential rehab centers. WinGate Wilderness Therapy programs ensure that it maintains best care practices beyond what is required to offer the best level of care for each adolescent wilderness participant.
WinGate creates an environment built to support troubled teen 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 delivers a profound environment for restoration. With challenge, tranquility and professional guidance, teenage participants and parents receive a much needed road map for the future.
WinGate is one of the top wilderness outdoor therapy camps in the U.S. Our owner-operated wilderness treatment program is for emotionally challenged youth ages 13 to 17. Call a WinGate family consultant today, so we can help lead your at-risk teen and family back to a pathway of harmony and balance.
Direction in Columbia, SC for Parents and Struggling Youth
WinGate Wilderness Therapy is the first choice for Columbia, SC parents exploring a top wilderness treatment center and accredited outdoor therapy program to offer help to their troubled child taking part in sex addiction (pornography), ADD/ADHD (attention disorders), or defiance. Because working with highly resistant adolescents and young men and women is challenging, most programs rely on punishments and other behavioral techniques to manage a teenage participant’s behavior. Here at WinGate, we recognize that the experiences of one emotionally challenged child doesn’t always apply to all of our teenage participants. Through our Individualized clinical treatment and Dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) remediation, WinGate is dedicated to the management of each adolescent or young adult’s needs; and we do this with professionalism and care.
The treatment program at WinGate is in a natural setting, offering a serene environment free of distractions. The mission here at WinGate is to assist, serve, and coach our emotionally challenged teenage participants through an incredibly difficult time. WinGate is here to help parents and emotionally challenged adolescents and young men and women to know that there is hope, and that you are not alone. WinGate’s vision is to facilitate restoration and peace; all while transforming the emotional and mental health of teen boys or girls and young men and women from Columbia, SC. We strive to see your emotionally challenged child make a triumphant and full transition into an independent adult, living a life of happiness and dignity.
Our approach to Individualized clinical treatment and Experiential therapy has improved the lives of numerous troubled teenage participants and families. We see that emotionally challenged teen boys or girls and young men and women can grow to be healthy adults with a desire to succeed! WinGate understands that in order for our troubled teenage participants to go through real restoration, the entire family needs to be part of the help that our field therapists offer. Our family consultants can be reached immediately at (800) 560-1599.